Minnesota Adopt-Help Line

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Program/Intervention Name

Minnesota Adopt-Help Line


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Program/Intervention Description

What: Helpline. Master's level Clinical Specialists assess adoptive families impending/current crisis and referrals families to adoption competent therapeutic services resources, or practitoners across the state specific to clients needs. How: Provides educational and training informatin relative to clients needs. Provides follow-up advocacy services. Contractually required to respond within 24 hours. Available 8:30-4:30 CST. May be able to provide financial assistance to access adoption-competent services. Program services are free and available to any Minnesota family who adopted through state or tribal guardianship; internationally; or through private domestic infant adoption.

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)


Program Goals/Outcomes

Placement stabilization and support; advocacy and coordination of adoption competent services

QIC Target Group

Post - Target 2

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

Crystal Graves, Contract Manager


Minnesota Adopts

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