AASK http://kalw.org en Special Adoptions: Connecting special kids with special parents http://kalw.org/post/special-adoptions-connecting-special-kids-special-parents <p><span id="yui_3_13_0_rc_1_1_1382497173062_3768" style="font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span id="yui_3_13_0_rc_1_1_1382497173062_3768" style="font-weight: bold;">Special Adoptions</span>: <strong>Thursday at 7pm</strong>, <em>Out in the Bay</em> host Eric Jansen speaks with Dennis Hanley, the gay single adoptive dad of three brothers, and with Doni DeBolt, the executive director of <a href="http://www.aask.org">Adopt A Special Kid</a> (AASK). Founded 40 years ago, this Oakland-based agency was among the first in the U.S. to encourage lesbian, gay, single, lower-income and older adults to adopt children, and the first to focus on special needs children, including sets of siblings, older kids, and queer youth neglected in foster care.&nbsp; Live interview 7pm Thursday, Oct. 24, on kalw.org + 91.7 FM; <a href="http://www.outinthebay.org/aask-queering-adoption-for-40-years/">listen after broadcast</a> at <a href="http://www.OutintheBay.org">OutInTheBay.org</a><a data-mce-="" href="http://www.aask.org/register-now-for-our-fabulous-40th-anniversary-celebration/" target="_blank"> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 03:16:21 +0000 Eric Jansen 34829 at http://kalw.org Special Adoptions: Connecting special kids with special parents