Adoption is a beautiful process of forming one’s family. It also comes with its challenges that are easier to handle when adoptive parents are prepared and ready. So what should one know about adopting older children and bringing them home forever?
Our strong instincts to avoid saying or doing anything manifests out of a deep need to not embarrass the special needs parent or ourselves. To do no harm. Here are 10 guidelines that I put together from my own experience of raising a special needs child, and helping several others.