The Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) will undertake a scoping study to map the current support available for people affected by forced adoptions, determine how the system currently meets their needs, and identify gaps in the service system. The scoping study will also suggest how to complement and enhance the existing services to improve support for people affected by forced adoptions. The findings of this scoping study will inform considerations of how best to improve support to those who are affected by forced adoptions.
Further information is available on the AIFS’ website
Impacts of past adoption practices
AIFS has undertaken research to improve the understanding of the impacts of past forced adoption practices: