Preparing children for an adopted sibling

If you already have children in your family, whether by birth or by adoption, you need to prepare them for a new child joining the family.Initially preparation will be general and take into account it might be a very long time until a new child actually arrives. Once you are matched with a particular child, your preparation can become more specific. Preparation should always be age appropriate.

Below are some links that might give you some ideas as you prepare your child for a new sibling.

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