For an outsider looking in, adoption can seem like the exchange of a child between two families with polar opposite feelings — the adoptive family wants the child, while the birth family does not. But this is a heartbreaking misconception.
You can create an adoption plans for your twins, and you can make sure they stay together. Adoption agencies recognize the importance of sibling connections, and there are adoptive families who would love to adopt both of your children.
While becoming more common for open adoptions to involve visits, the details surrounding what a visit will look like can still be shrouded with questions. Where will we go? What will we do? These 10 ideas can help.
Adoption is complex and confusing. You’re not alone if you have some questions about what it is actually like. Here are five of the biggest misconceptions birth fathers have about adoption.
As you are considering your summertime adventures for your family, look into the idea of an adoption camp to enhance your experiences.
We’re sharing even more advice for adoptive families (or potential adoptive families) who want some adoption-specific parenting pointers. Here are five more amazing things adoptive parents can do for their children:
As of July 1, 2019, the Hague Convention has officially entered into force for Honduras. The United States will now be able to process intercountry adoptions from Honduras in accordance with U.S. laws and Hague Convention standards.
This Fourth of July, join us in celebrating the small — but not insignificant — role adoption has played in American history! As we approach Independence Day, take time to learn about some of the famous figures in American history whose lives were shaped by their adoption stories.
In most ways, parenting an adopted child isn’t much different from parenting any other child. But if you are looking for some adoption-specific parenting tips, here are five amazing things you can do for your child.
If you’re like many women, an unplanned pregnancy can make you feel like your life has just turned upside down. This will be an emotional journey, no matter what you decide to do. Here are some of the best tips for coming to terms with your unexpected pregnancy.