Welcome to The Adoption Source  

Since 1992 we have been providing private adoption services to the Greater Ottawa area in Ontario, Canada.  We provide home study, education and a variety of support services to prospective adoptive parents, birth parents and families touched by adoption.  We have successfully helped hundreds of individuals, couples and families on their adoption journey and are dedicated to helping families come together and thrive through the world of adoption.  If you are considering adoption and reside in Ontario, you will find many of the answers to questions you may have here on our site.  

Thinking about adopting?  

Adoption is a wonderful way to build a family.  We have helped many individuals and couples explore and ultimately build their family through adoption.  There are several different ways to adopt and we are here to help you determine if adoption is right for you and which path(s) is best for your situation.  We encourage you to click here to learn more about the various options to adopt and the process involved.  


Are you unexpectedly pregnant and are not sure what to do?  There are several options you have and each should be considered carefully.  If the possibility of parenting your expected child is not an option for you, then adoption may be something you may wish to consider.  We can help.  Please click here for more information. 

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Parenting Course

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Parent Support Group

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Adoption Books by Lori Rosove

 23: Voices of Adopted Youth is a powerful glimpse of adopted youth's thoughts on how adoption has impacted their lives. Through their own voices, twenty-three youths share heartfelt and profound stories about relationships with parents and birth parents and how, ultimately, these affect their sense of identity, self-image, relationships with siblings and friends, and expectations of self and others. 

To learn more, read reviews and to purchase 23 Voices of Adopted Youth please click here. 

Rosie's Family: An adoption story, is a Canadian bestselling educational children's picture book about a beagle named Rosie who was adopted by a family of schnauzers. The book takes the reader through a series of questions that Rosie has about her adoption.  The end of the book offers guidance for adoptive parents on answers to these questions. 

To learn more, read reviews and to purchase Rosie's Family an adoption story please click here. 

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