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National Adoption Month in Allegheny County

Adoption Month is celebrated in November with a variety of events to raise awareness about the need for strong, loving adoptive homes. One high point of each year is National Adoption Day. On this day, children and their adoptive families are honored by Allegheny County with festivities and mementoes of the day.

Allegheny County Department of Human Services, Children’s Court Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 17, 2012

Allegheny County Department of Human Services, Children’s Court Celebrate National Adoption Day
November 19, 2011

DHS, Children’s Court celebrate permanency for 50 children
DHSNews, December 2010, page 3

Onorato Announces Two Annual Gift Drives for Children in Allegheny Co.
County accepting donations for National Adoption Day & 2009 Holiday Project
October 29, 2009

Permanency for children in the national spotlight
DHSNews, December 2008, page 2

Allegheny County Launches Gift Drive for Adopted Children
Effort is part of National Adoption Month activities throughout November
October 27, 2008

Adoption Day Sees 70 Adoptions in Allegheny County Finalized
DHSNews, November 2007, page 3

Allegheny County Sponsoring Events for Adoption Month
November 8, 2006