Hopeful adoptive parents and prospective birth parents often face very different challenges, emotions and decisions. One thing many have in common is wondering how the process works.
8 Thoughts Adoptive Parents Have During the Adoption Process2020-09-25GMT-0500When you choose to adopt, you’re choosing a beautiful, emotional-rollercoaster of a family-building path. You may be surprised at the depth of the emotions you feel and thoughts you have along the way.
7 Thoughts Expectant Parents Have During the Adoption Process2020-09-21GMT-0500Expectant parents going through the adoption process will face many thoughts and emotions along the way. If you’re worried or stressed about what you’re feeling, know that you’re not alone.
Can I Still Meet the Adoptive Parents at the Hospital?2020-09-18GMT-0500With stay-at-home restrictions in place due to COVID-19, many prospective birth mothers are wondering how hospital stays will work. Check out more information here so that you know what to expect.
4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Pursuing Independent Adoption2020-09-11GMT-0500Here are four questions to ask yourself before moving forward with independent adoption — and explanations of what your answers might mean for your journey.
Thoughts From a Birthmother
Adoptive Parents: Near or Far? — Thoughts from a Birth Mother2019-11-29GMT-0500A prospective birth mother can choose a waiting family in her state or an adoptive family who lives out of state, depending on where she wants her baby to grow up. Birth mother Lindsay discusses the pros and cons of each option.
How to Know Adoptive Parents are “The Ones” — Thoughts from a Birth Mother2019-11-15GMT-0500Fairy tales can come true for any prospective birth mother looking for the perfect adoptive family — for her child and for herself. Learn how to find your perfect adoptive family match here.
Adoptions in Each State
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- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia