General Provisions

The Independent Adoption Center is not liable or responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any information provided on its website. We assume no liability or responsibility for any damages arising from a visitor's use of, or inability to use, a site. The contents are provided as general information only and are not intended as legal advice. The Independent Adoption Center makes no warranty, either express or implied, regarding the completeness, accuracy, or currency of this information or its suitability for any particular purpose. Some of the information or material on this site may be affected by current legislative, regulatory, judicial, or other developments, which are not reflected here; you should not rely solely on the information on this site, but should confirm that it remains complete and correct before relying upon it.

In addition, our website may contain hypertext links to other websites. Such links are provided for your convenience and are not intended as an endorsement by the Independent Adoption Center of the organizations operating those sites. The Independent Adoption Center is not responsible for the information those sites contain, nor their privacy practices.

The Independent Adoption Center may also post material prepared by other organizations and individuals not employed by our organization for informational purposes.

The Independent Adoption Center does not necessarily agree with the opinions expressed in such material and we are not responsible for the completeness, accuracy, or currency of the information.

The Independent Adoption Center reserves the right to alter the content of any of its sites and to terminate a site at any time without notice.

Adoptive Family Profiles

All adoptive families profiles listed on this website are copyrighted by the Independent Adoption Center and are clients of the Independent Adoption Center. Pregnant women who are considering adoption are encouraged to contact the Independent Adoption Center or its clients directly via the contact information provided on this website. No other person or entity, including but not limited to other adoption agencies, facilitators, attorneys, or their representatives, is permitted to contact these clients through this website or using the phone numbers and e-mail addresses published on this website. If an Independent Adoption Center client violates this provision, we, in our sole discretion, may terminate their contract and the client shall forfeit all fees paid to date.

Linking To Us

The Independent Adoption Center copyrighted text and files may not be uploaded to other websites, news groups, or electronic mailing lists without special permission. Instead, other sites are encouraged to link to our web pages. While permission is not required for linking to our sites, we do ask that you send us a courtesy notice informing us that a link is being established.


The logos displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks of the Independent Adoption Center, and others. Your misuse of the any of the logos displayed on the website, or any other content on the website, is strictly prohibited.

Copyrights and Reuse Permissions

Copyright in the text materials contained in this website is owned by the Independent Adoption Center. The text materials contained in this website may be used, downloaded, reproduced, or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears in all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction, or reprint is for non-commercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in this website may not be modified in any way.

You can obtain permission to use our content by contacting the IAC. Please include the title, author, web address, and how you plan to use the reprint. Permission is not required for sending a copy of a publication to colleagues.

All rights in photographs, illustrations, artworks, and other graphic materials, whether on the site, or in the documents on the site, are reserved to the copyright owners (licensors). Prior permission to use, download, reproduce, or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork, or other graphic material must be obtained from the copyright owner, regardless of the intended use. These images may not be modified in any way.

Any use of the Independent Adoption Center name or the text or graphic materials contained in this website in any manner to express or implied endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation, or association of the user with or by the Independent Adoption Center is strictly prohibited.


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