Black Adoptee Resources

Below are resources for adoptees of the African diaspora, or Black adoptees. Together we are working to build a community that provides support, education, and advocacy for adopted children and adopted adults of the African diaspora.

Black adoptee organizations

AFAAD – Adopted and Fostered Adults of the African Diaspora



Black adoptee authors 

Growing Up Black In White – kevin Hoffman

Color Blind – Precious Williams

My Fathers’ Daughter: A Story of Family and Belonging – Hannah Pool

A Wealth of Family – Thomas Brooks

Mysteries of Eva Miller Revealed – Eva Miller

The Lost Daughter: A Memoir – Mary Williams

Books for Black adoptees

The Skin We’re In: Teaching Our Teens To Be Emotionally Strong, Socially Smart, and Spiritually Connected – Janie Victoria Ward



Films by Black Adoptees


Closure

Girl, Adopted

Adult Adoptees of Color Support Groups


Adult Adoptees of Color Support Groups (California)




Facebook communities for Black adoptees

Adopted and Fostered Adults of the African Diaspora

Black Adoptees

African American Adoptees of Hope