CitationBarnardos & Council of Irish Adoption Agencies. (1995). Search & Reunion Series: The Journey - After Reunion. https://knowledge.barnardos.ie/handle/20.500.13085/947
AbstractIn the past the granting of the adoption order generally meant that contact with the
adoption agency ceased. As more and more people return to agencies seeking
information, a new openness has developed and agencies welcome contact from anyone
involved in the original adoptive process.
Many people who have had a reunion with a member of their birth family find that some
questions and concerns still remain. This booklet seeks to offer assistance in this area. It
will also be useful to anyone involved in the process of preparing for a first meeting