November is National Adoption Month. The following links from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Child Welfare Information Gateway (CWIG) and FindLaw for the Public provide more information on National Adoption Month and legal issues related to adoption.
November 2006 is National Adoption Month (CWIG)
Presidential Proclamation (CWIG)
Guide to Adopting a Child (FindLaw for the Public)
Adoption: State-Specific and National Resources (FindLaw for the Public)