What Will Disqualify You from Adopting a Child?2021-02-15GMT-0500Hopeful parents often brush aside adoption because they worry they wouldn’t meet the requirements to adopt. Adoption requirements can be strict (for the safety of children) but what would disqualify you from adopting a child? Find out what might prevent you from adopting here.
Hidden Risks of Using Social Media to Find an Adoption Opportunity2021-02-01GMT-0500Time and again, hopeful parents turn to social media to find a pregnant woman who is considering adoption. But, is this safe? Let’s examine the risks of using social media to find an adoption opportunity, and explore alternatives for adoptive parents.
Should You Get the COVID-19 Vaccine If You’re Pregnant?2021-01-01GMT-0500Pregnant women considering adoption and hopeful adoptive parents are faced with the question: Should pregnant women get the COVID-19 vaccine? Is it safe for pregnant women and unborn children? Here’s what you need to know about the COVID vaccine and pregnancy.
Should You Adopt in 2021?2020-12-25GMT-0500With all the challenges that 2020 has brought, should you adopt in 2021 or should you put your adoption journey on hold? Here are some important questions to ask yourself that will help you decide if you should adopt in the coming year.
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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Adoptions by State
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia