The No Hands But Ours blog is a collaboration of 15 moms (and one dad!) to special needs children. On the blog, we share an inside look at the challenges and triumphs of parenting our kids, as well as the ordinary, day to day joys.
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We have complied a list of agencies that place children with special needs from China. If you are beginning the process to adopt from China,we encourage you to call several agencies to find the one that 'fits' you best!
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Family Stories

Our Family Stories page is a collaborative effort of families who have adopted children with special needs. They have shared their stories in an effort to encourage and educate families considering that special need.
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Children Who Wait

We work with several agencies to help advocate for the children on their private lists. Please visit this page to see these precious children, and also to help spread the word so they can find their forever families!
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Special Needs

We have complied a list of the most commonly referred special needs from China. It is by no means exhaustive, so if there is a need not represented on our Special Needs page, please let us know!
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We have linked some resources that have been recommended by adoptive parents. We hope this page is a starting point for families researching what needs they might consider in a special needs adoption.
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