Asexual Outreach: Ace Week

From Asexual Outreach, Inc, this webpage educates people about what asexuality is. The organization raises awareness for asexuality through promoting education tool resources, projects, and…

Asian American Health Initiative (AAHI)

This organization was established to address the unique and neglected health needs of Asian Americans in Maryland. AAHI assists with many programs, projects, and activities…

Subtle Asian Mental Health

This is a Facebook group for Asians who want to be a part of an online community which focuses on mental health. It’s a private…

Project Lotus

Project Lotus focuses on Asian American mental health advocacy. Their mission is to destigmatize mental health in Asian-American communities by “tackling the model minority stereotype…

AA & NH/PI Health Central Directory

This directory is a great tool for AAPI members who want more information about mental health. Users can search by region, AANHPI subgroup, and focus.…

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBT youth. On their website, users can find support through 24/7…

Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS)

ACRS promotes social justice and the well-being and empowerment of the AAPI and other underserved communities – including immigrants and refugees. They develop, provide, and…

Inclusive Therapists

Inclusive Therapists serve underrepresented communities through its mission to be a mental health liberation movement creating change through decolonial education, collective care, and activism. They…

Southasiantherapists.org

This directory is “the largest South Asian mental health therapist community in the world.” It operates internationally, with a focus on the US, Canada, and…

Bridges

Bridges’ services serve the APISA (Asian Pacific Islanders, South Asian Americans) with culturally-affirming therapy and mental health care. In their directory, users can search by…

Asian Pacific Community Counseling

Asian Pacific Community Counseling serves Asian Americans who live in California. They offer the Transcultural Wellness Center (TWC), the Supporting Community Connections (SCC), and the…

Korean American Wellness Association (KAWA)

KAWA offers services for Korean Americans. Users can search in directories for psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, and psychotherapists. Within each directory, users can search by keywords…

HealthRIGHT 360

This organization offers primary medical care, mental health services, substance use disorder treatment, dental services, and more. They have an Asian American specific program in…

Asian Health Services

AHS is a healthcare provider that offers a complete range of medical, dental, and mental health services. Asian Health Service (AHS)’s mission is to serve…

CDC: Children’s Mental Health

This article can help those interested in learning about therapy for their children. It explains what therapy is, mental illness in children, and benefits of…

Asians for Mental Health

This organization was created to help Asians feel seen, heard, and empowered in their journeys towards better mental health. Their directory lets users filter through…

Adoption Is a Lifelong Journey

This book highlights the adoption journey as a child adoptee. It provides insight into the emotions and thoughts an adoptee or foster child, while also…

American Board of Professional Psychology

This directory lists all current ABPP board certified psychologists. Users conducting basic searches can filter by name, specialty, or zip code. In advanced searches, users…

MyWellBeing

MyWellbeing offers therapist matching, educational contact, professional development, virtual group support, workplace mental health, and social impact & access services. Users can match with 3…

BetterHelp

BetterHelp offers accessible, convenient, and affordable professional therapy. By filling out a detailed questionnaire, users are assessed and matched with up to 25,000 licensed therapists.…

Unmute

This organization emphasizes serving traditionally muted or marginalized communities and destigmatizing mental health. In its search directory, users can search by state and insurance provider.…

Headway

Headway’s goal is to build the first asset-free national network of therapists who accept insurance. Users can search by location, concerns, and insurance. In a…

GoodTherapy

GoodTherapy’s purpose is to disseminate mental health news and information, challenge mental health stigmas, and promote ethical therapy. In the directory, users can search by…

Asian Mental Health Collective (AMHC)

The AMHC’s mission is to normalize and de-stigmatize mental health within the Asian community. They offer a US and Canadian therapist directory. Users can filter…

God Painted Me

This is a children’s picture book that discusses transracial adoption. It uses religion to portray adoption and human creation.

Foster Child

This book is about a young girl who is cared for by her great grandmother. When her great grandmother is placed into a nursing facility,…

Adopted Jane

This book is about a girl who has lived in an orphanage for most of her life. She has acted as a caretaker for other…

I Love You Like Crazy Cakes

This is a children’s book that tells the story of a woman who travels to China to adopt a baby girl. It’s based on the…

The Family Book

In this children’s picture book, the author celebrates many different types of families. He assures readers that no matter what kind of family you have,…

The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale

This story originates from the ancient Chinese belief that an invisible, unbreakable red thread connects everybody destined to be together. In this children’s book, a…

What Is a Family?

In this Waldorf-style illustrated book, with depictions of families of all shapes, sizes and colors, kids discuss their families. It conveys that even though families…

Matilda

This is a classic fiction book about a precocious, intellectual girl and her journey through life and school. The protagonist (Matilda) is characterized as astonishingly…

The Red Blanket

This is the story of the author’s journey to China to adopt a baby girl. It’s a heartwarming adoption story that reveals the challenges, as…

A Mother for Choco

This is a children’s book about a young bird (Choco) who journeys to find a mother who looks just like himself. Eventually, he is taken…

A Family Is a Family Is a Family

This is children’s storybook that talks about the vast and varied types of families. The book features families of every shape, size and relation. The…

The Boxcar Children

This is a book series following the four Alden siblings, who make their home in a boxcar. The books focus on themes such as family,…

I’ve Loved You Since Forever

This is a celebratory and poetic testament to the timeless love felt between parent and child. This picture book is inspired by the heartwarming story…

The Pinballs

This is a fictitious story about a young girl, Carlie, and her journey through foster care. She befriends the other children that she shares a…

Before We Were Yours

Based on true events, this book is about The Foss children’s journey with loss and being placed into an orphanage. This book focuses on the…

Lucky Girl: A Memoir

This is the true story of Mei-Ling Hopgood, one of the first wave of Asian adoptees to arrive in America. She never identified with her…

Anne of Green Gables

This is a fictitious story about Anne Shirley, an eleven-year-old orphan who isn’t embraced by her adoptive family. Before they send her back, Anne wins…

Heidi

This is a story about a young orphan (Heidi) who lives with her grandfather. When Heidi goes to Germany to work in a wealthy household,…

Jane Eyre

This is a book about an orphan (Jane) who has felt outcast her entire life. Jane moves for work and falls in love with the…

Stellaluna

This is a children’s book about a lost young bat who finds her way safely home to her mother and friends. It explores themes of…

Great Expectations

Another classic work of fiction, this book is about a young orphan boy with grand dreams. This is a tale of crime, guilt, morality, and…

Oliver Twist

This is a classic, fictitious story about a young orphan who runs away to live with a group of pickpockets. Dickens created an entirely new…

All You Can Ever Know

This is a memoir by Korean-American adoptee Nicole Cheung. She tells the story the search for the people who gave her up, which coincided with…

Scholarships.com: Disability Scholarships

This article gives a brief history of the Americans with Disabilities and details about scholarships. The site includes the scholarships’ name, deadline, amount, and description.

SmartScholar: Scholarships for Chinese Students

A scholarship directory that offers scholarships for Chinese students. There are descriptions, requirements and qualifications, award amount, deadlines, and application links for each scholarship.

Wayfinder Family Services

This organization provides individualized support and services to children, youth and, adults who have special needs or have been in foster care. They strive to…

Haiti Scholarships

This organization is geared toward Haitian students in Hawaii. There are five scholarships listed, each with details about the requirements, award amounts, providers, and more.