A DVD entitled "The Adoption Option" is available free of charge, although we would appreciate a $10.00 contribution to cover costs (for payment details click here). A pack of 2 DVD's with 25 pamphlets and two posters can also be ordered (a contribution of $25 would be appreciated). They can be posted out to you (in plain packaging) anywhere in New Zealand. The mailing address is: Adoption Option Trust, PO Box 13434, Christchurch 8141. Alternatively download this form and send it to us.
|The Adoption Option DVD Order Form|
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New Zealand research paper by Fergusson and Horwood "Adoption and adjustment in adolescence." Adoption & Fostering, 1998; 22: 24-30.
|Adoption & Fostering, 1998, 22, 24-30|
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Statistics New Zealand 2003 report on Teenage Fertility.
|Teenage Fertility in New Zealand|
Adobe Acrobat Document, 161 KB
Statistics New Zealand report chapter on 'Births' from Demographic Trends 2005 report.
Adobe Acrobat Document, 360 KB
Statistics New Zealand report chapter on 'Abortions' from Demographic Trends 2005 report.
Adobe Acrobat Document, 256 KB
True birth mum Adoption story by Gayna Halkett.
Adobe Acrobat Document, 1.20 MB
The New Zealand Law Commission Te Aka Matua O Te Ture produced a Report 65 (2000) "Adoption and its Alternatives: a different approach and a new framework".
|Adoption and its Alternatives|
Adobe Acrobat Document, 1.22 MB
NZ Law Commission Te Aka Matua O Te Ture Report 65 "Adoption and its Alternatives: a different approach and a new framework".
Key findings report from the Minnesota/Texas Adoption Project (MTARP).
|MTARP key findings|
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