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To Contact Your U.S. Members of Congress

Find your legislators online:
Senators: https://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm
Representatives: https://www.house.gov/representatives/find-your-representative

Or

Call the U.S. Capitol Switch Board to Connect with your legislators office by phone:
(202) 224-3121
A switchboard operator with connect you directly with the legislator’s office that you request

To Contact Colorado’s State Legislators (Senators and Representatives):

Visit https://leg.colorado.gov/legislators

Parent groups provide the opportunity for parents to share information, experience, and emotions with one another. The need for support after the adoption is critical, and parents regularly turn to parent groups to find this support. To find information on how to establish your own parent support group, please visit the North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC) web site.

Click on the Starting and Nurturing Adoptive Parent Groups: A Guide for Leaders to download a PDF file of this document, or click on the Articles/Fact Sheets on the left-hand side of the page to open up individual chapters.

Additional web sites with information on how to start/strengthen support groups include: