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support groups

BAAS is pleased to be affiliated with several Support groups in the Bay area. These groups are a great way for adoptive parents to stay in touch and to support each other on a voluntary basis. Its also a great way for prospective parents to meet other families to get more information.

  • Adoptive Families from Japan
    Aki Speed: 650.964.3800
  • Bay Area i-child: Families with Children from India
    To join go to and click join this group button. Information on adopting from India is available on this site. Families meet monthly at parks on weekends. Most children are preschoolers; some are school age.
  • SOFOSH Families
    For families who have adopted from Sofosh in Pune, India to stay in touch with the group in the Bay area. Please contact
  • Bay Area Guatemalan Group
    Julie Nicholson at or join the Yahoo Group BayAreaGuatAdopt. Families meet the first Sunday of the month at Peninsula parks or the East Bay.
  • Paraguayan Families Group
    Maureen O'Halloran: 510.372.8631
  • Vietnam Families Group
    Paula Levitt: 408.733.4224
  • FAIR
    FAIR believes all children regardless of age, race or disability deserve a permanent loving home. Monthly events throughout the Peninsula and South Bay. BAAS families receive a one year membership to FAIR compliments of BAAS upon returning home with their child.
  • Families with Children from China
  • Families for Russian and Ukrainian Adoption (FRUA)
    Valerie Beeman:
  • Bay Area Korean Adoption Network (BAKAN)
    A community of Bay Area families with children adopted or in the process of adoption from Korea with a place to connect, find resources, share ideas and support and plan local events.

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