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Fostering Change Podcast | Episode 150 | Ryan Hanlon

November 8, 2022

Fostering Change Podcast | Episode 150 | Ryan Hanlon

In this week’s episode of Fostering Change, Rob Scheer talks with Ryan Hanlon, President & CEO, National Council for Adoption.Ryan worked in the field of adoption since 2004 and he is a social worker / adoption researcher previously at an adoption agency, but with NCFA since 2017. We advance our mission through research, education, and advocacy.

Story Key Notes:

🖐️ Families utilize post-adoption resources at relatively high rates.
🖐️ Private domestic adoption includes more situations where adoptive family and birth family have ongoing contact/relationship.
🖐️ Overall, parents report high satisfaction rate with their decision to adopt.

To learn more about the research report Rob & Ryan discussed, please visit:

You can find out more about Ryan by visiting:

Instagram: @adoptioncouncil
Facebook: @adoptioncouncil
Twitter: @adoptioncouncil

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