Assisting Adult Adoptees in Exploring their Heritage and History
As an adoptee comes of age, many want to find out about their birth family heritage, history, and circumstances surrounding their adoption. Our staff provides counseling to adoptees and information on how to begin their search, what to expect, and travel assistance if applicable. To find out more about services for adult adoptees, contact Pauline Park at 516- 747-2206. Click here for a guide to search and reunions.
To apply for post-adoption services, download and complete the appropriate forms below:
Post-Adoption Services Adoptee Request Form
Post-Adoption Services Parent Request Form
Waiting Children Available
For many people, a waiting child adoption is a wonderful way to add to their family. A waiting child is a child who is legally free for adoption, but does not yet have a permanency plan. We currently have waiting children from Morocco, Thailand and Korea. A family...
Adoption, for a Lifetime
Dear Friends and Families, New Beginnings is seeking your support for our Annual Appeal: Adoption, For a Lifetime. We see the impact adoption makes across the lifespan of adoptees every day. As more adult adoptees from South Korea are coming of age, New Beginnings is...
Adrienne Smith – Child of New Beginnings
Hi! I’m Adrienne and I’m a child of New Beginnings! It all began on March 22, 1999 when I made the journey from Seoul, South Korea and was placed in my parent’s arms at JFK International Airport. I was greeted by my older brothers, Justin, also adopted from Korea and...