Labor Government Bringing Adoption Laws Into The 21st Century 21 December 2015
Labor Media Release 17 December 2015
Australian Story featuring Jan RussRead More
World first for Victoria - increased opportunity for donor conceived people to find their 'donor' fathers. Media Release 25th August 2014Read More
Children, Youth and Families Amendment (Permanent Care and Other Matters) Bill 2014 - where does adoption fit?
Coleen Clare Manager of VANISH Inc. stated today....."It is not ok that the Children, Youth and Families Bill is being amended this week without any consultation with the adoption community, when it escalates adoption as a choice for parents who are unable to care for their children......"Read More
Australian Story 11th August: Searching for C11
When she was 21, Lauren Burns was told a family secret that turned her world upside down. Her mother revealed that Lauren had been conceived using donor sperm in the early ‘80s at a clinic in Melbourne. Her parents never told anyone in the family and the donor was assured his identity would remain secret.Read More