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Adoption:

The process and what happens after

Jilliane Lee Jae En


Nick Teo Jing Sheng
Osbert Samuel Elias
Adoption Platforms:
Family and Friends
Ministry of Social and
Family Development
(MSF)
Agencies
Adoption Agencies
Touch Family Services Limited
Lutheran Community Care Services
Apkim Centre For Social Services (ACOSS)
Adoption Criteria
Age
Marital Status
Health
Financial Status
Residency
Criminal Records
Endorsements
Process
Adoption Home Study Identify child
Pre-Adoption
Endorsement Report to adopt
Briefing
from EU

Submit Prepare Cost Obtain


Obtain
Application Breakdown Identification
Consent
Documents

Appointment of Interviews Registration


Case Hearing
Guardian-In-Adoption with MSF of Child
Cost

Concerns you
may have
Illegal
Adoption
Cost
Alternatives Online
Adoption
Illegal adoption
Case Study: Jane and Mary
Illegal adoption
Case Study: Angie Tiong
Post-Adoption
Insensitive
Remarks

Concerns you
may have
Breaking it to
your child
Walk away and dont respond.

It is private and Id rather not discuss it.

Share something about your adoption story.

Educate others about adoption.


Breaking it to your child
Age-Appropriate.

On-going process.

Be patient!
Interview
The Magherra Family
Wanted one more child
and age was catching up

Lotus Adoption Agency

Breaking it to Hayley

Talks on breaking it to
your child.
Adoption Story
Goh Chang Hann
Ministry of Social and Family Development Touch Adoption Services

http://app.msf.gov.sg/Adoption http://adoption.tcs.org.sg/index.html

Chang Hanns Story: Lutheran Community Care Services


http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/teen-gratefu
http://www.lccs.org.sg/
l-for-his-adoption

Apkim Centre For Social Services


Our Very Own by TOUCH Adoption Services

Our Very Own 2 by TOUCH Adoption Services http://www.apkim.sg/main.asp


Thank You! :)