Adoption Support for Kentucky (ASK)

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Program/Intervention Name

Adoption Support for Kentucky (ASK)


Parenting Skills - Training and Enhancement, Pre and Post Adoption Program

Program/Intervention Description

Led by Adoptive Parent Liaisons (APL), the ASK program provides support and mentoring to all adoptive families at any stage in the adoption journey. APL's are available to families during challenging times. Support groups normalize adoption experience for families. APL's are selected by the state licensing agency and trained in the model.

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)


Program Goals/Outcomes

Provide ongoing training and support to all adoptive families to enhance outcome.

QIC Target Group

General - 3

QIC Adoption/Guardianship Relevance Levels

LEVEL 1: Designed for Adoption or Guardianship

QIC level of Evidence

LEVEL 5: Better Practice

Intervention Web Site/URL

Contact Person/Purveyor

Christine Sauer


University of Kentucky

Contact Email

Contact Phone


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