At Berger Schatz Family Building, we are passionately committed to family creation, education, and advocacy.

To help you take charge of your family building plan, search the helpful resources below.


Adoptive Families Magazine An award-winning national adoption magazine and a leading adoption information source for families before, during, and after adoption.

Center for Adoption Policy Website providing research, analysis and education to practitioners and the public about current legislation and practices governing domestic and international adoption in the United States, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Africa.

Center for Adoption Support and Education A non-profit organization dedicated to providing support and education to everyone in the adoption community.

Child Welfare Information Gateway Provides access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families.

Internal Revenue Service - Adoption Credit You may be able to take a tax credit for qualifying expenses paid to adopt an eligible child (including a child with special needs).

National Adoption Foundation Dedicated to providing financial assistance, services and support to families before, during and after their adoptions are final.

National Council for Adoption Support to both domestic and foreign efforts that ensure every child lives, grows and thrives in a safe, permanent and loving family.

PACT, An Adoption Alliance Dedicated to providing adoption-related services to children of color, their birth parents and adoptive parents.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States.

Assisted Reproduction

Donor Conception Network A set of resources for parents of donor-conceived children and the professionals who support them.

The Donor Sibling Registry Resource for educating and supporting donor families.

Embryo Connection Resources on professional, medical, legal and moral issues about embryo donations.

The American Fertility Association (AFA) A national non-profit organization that is a lifetime resource for infertility prevention, reproductive health and family building.

American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) Non-Profit organization devoted to advancing knowledge and expertise in reproductive technologies.

Infertility Answers, Inc. Information on third party reproduction.

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association A community for women and men with infertility, providing information and support.

Conceive Leading the field in providing family-building information for future parents.