About the ACN
The Connecticut Adoption Community Network (ACN) is a group of adoption professionals and adoptive parents who have formed a collaborative partnership designed to support adoptive and relative caregiver parenting. The concept of the Network originated at a DCF hosted gathering of Connecticut’s adoption community in 2006. Read More.
In the Spotlight
- An Act Concerning Access to Birth Certificates and Parental Health Information for Adopted PersonsOn June 6, 2014 Governor Dannel Malloy signed into law Public Act 14-133 (House Bill 5144), which restores the right of adoptees adopted after October 1, 1983 to access their original birth certificates upon reaching the age of 18. This law restores the right of access to approximately 24,000 of the 65,000 adoptees who were […]
- Training in Adoption Competency (TAC)The Adoption Assistance Program, with technical assistance provided by the UConn School of Social Work and in partnership with the Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.), is offering Training in Adoption Competency (TAC) for wellness professionals. Created by C.A.S.E., in 2009, TAC is a nationally recognized evidence-informed, post-Master’s training program for professionals in the […]
Connecting adoptive and kinship families, adoption professionals, and all those interested in adoption to form a strong, supportive, and resourceful adoption community.
Connecticut Adoption Community Network
195 Farmington Avenue, Suite 2000
Farmington, CT 06032-6020
263 Farmington Avenue, MC 6020
Farmington, CT 06030-6020
The ACN meets twice a year. New members are welcome!
Please join us:
May 21, 2018
9:30 a.m. to noon
270 Farmington Ave
Farmington, CT 06032
Building Four Conference Room
R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org