Adoption information disclosure services provide adults and birth parents access to adoption information while safeguarding the privacy of those involved in past adoptions. The Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS), the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services (MGCS), ServiceOntario, and the Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS) all play a role in providing adoption information disclosure services in Ontario. Provincial legislation required the government to conduct a review to make sure adoption information disclosure provisions are responding to the needs of adopted adults, birth families, and adoptive families.

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