Recognizing the critical need for neutral adoption information, the
Adoption Information Center was founded in 1998 by a group of Los
Angeles county adoption parent support group leaders.  Having been
through the adoption process themselves through various means,
they determined what critical information was needed to make an
educated, informed decision on which way prospective individuals
and families could pursue the dream of making a family through
adoption, per their specific situation.

The core group of Adoption Information Center knew there were
qualified families to adopt children, they just needed a
compassionate person who would listen to their needs and a helping

The founders brought forth their local and national resources to help
adopters, families in adoption crisis, adult adoptees, birthmothers in
crisis pregnancies, and other members of the adoption triad.