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All of EEAC's programs and services are free. The areas covered include explaining the adoption process, meeting governmental regulations and requirements, the negative effects of institutional care on children, the prevalent medical, emotional, and behavioral issues of children living in orphanages, potential developmental and learning disabilities, the challenges of older child, sibling and special needs adoptions, successful schooling, fostering an adopted child's self-esteem, maintaining a child's culture and heritage, and promoting exceptional and compassionate parenting skills.

EEAC operates twenty-one Internet mailing lists, each operating as a public discussion support group with a different focus and audience. The combined subscription list of these groups is over 5,000 people. Most of these are prospective adopters and/or adoptive parents, but we also welcome subscriptions and participation from adoption professionals, medical professionals, therapists and other interested parties.

We offer the following SERVICES free of charge:

  • Our INTERNET MAILING LISTS. We consider subscription to our lists as the single best source for information and support for adopting and adoptive families. If you are interested, you may SUBSCRIBE to any or all on-line. Just go to our Support section.
  • Our BOOK STORE where books and other materials chosen as valuable resources on adoption and parenting can be ordered online.
  • Our support of ACADEMIC RESEARCH relevant to parenting post-institutionalized children. Those seeking resources for their research project may contact our Research Committee at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
  • This WEBSITE providing information and articles of interest to all EE pre-adoptive and post-adoptive families.

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