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Adopted Children of Color

Transracial/Transcultural Adoption from Resources and information for those considering transracial and/or transcultural adoption. Questions to ask, support, and personal perspectives.

In Colorado: Colorado Heritage Camps for Adoptive Families: Colorado Heritage Camps, Inc., serves as a post-adoption resource and advocate for children and families with diverse heritages by facilitating annual heritage camps, which provide culturally relevant and family-centered experiences for every member of the family. For more information, please contact Pam Sweetser at

PACT: Pact is a non-profit organization whose mission is to serve adopted children of color. Pact believes that same-race adoption is easier for children, and that transracial adoption can work beautifully. Pact also has developed the nation's most comprehensive reference guide to books on adoption, foster care, and race and cultural issues. Each description includes reviews, "who-should-read" guides, and a brief synopsis. 100 percent of the catalogue's profits support Pact's services for adoption of children of color.