This is a beginner-friendly resource for adoptees who want to understand how adoption affects their relationships. The webpage features guides about friends, birth family searches, reunion, attachment theory, and more.
This article is about the red flags that adoptees should avoid when searching for a partner. Every adoptee and partnership is different, so this article doesn’t provide a very nuanced understanding of relationships. However, this is a good beginner-friendly resource for anybody starting to date and seeking a healthy, long-term relationship.
This is a brief article that explains some things that adoptees would like others to know about them. It describes how adoptees are similar to everyone else, how they are different, and encourages people to not assume things about adoption. This is a good resource for people who want to learn more about adoption and the adoptee identity.
WeGene is a Chinese DNA company. Their Personal Genome Service test generates genetic health risk reports using qualitative genotyping to detect select clinically relevant variants in the genomic DNA. This is a good resource for adoptees concerned about their health risks or wanting to explore their DNA.
MyHeritage is another popular genealogy platform. They search for people whose DNA matches users. Their technology reveals the percentage of DNA you share with your matches and enables users to connect with their newly found relatives to learn more about your family and discover shared ancestors. This is another good resource for adoptees exploring their heritage and considering a birth family search.