Retirees Who Choose to Adopt from Foster Care

NBC News last week carried a short profile of what it describes as a growing trend: empty-nest couples who choose to adopt older children from the U.S. foster system.  It describes, “Instead of visiting the golf course or moving to a beachside community, some retirees are choosing the more difficult but ultimately rewarding path of adopting a kid and expanding their family.”  See “Retirees Who Choose to Adopt” below: