During 2014-15, the South Australian Adoption Act 1988 and Adoption Regulations 2004 were reviewed by independent reviewer, Associate Professor Lorna Hallahan. The Review report is available from the DECD website which you can find here.
Some people may have concerns or feel distressed with some of the proposed Recommendations.
For support about how these recommendations may affect you, please contact our Post Adoption Support Services on 8245 8100 or the Adoption Team at Families SA on 8463 3666. For after-hours support, please contact Lifeline on 131114.