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10 Things Never to Say to an Adoptive Parent

For the final part in our three-part series, we’ve gathered some of the comments and questions adoptive parents are tired of hearing. Check them out here.

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7 Ways Moving Will Affect Your Adoption Process

Whether you plan to move during or after your adoption journey, there are some important steps you’ll need to take.

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Adoptive Family

Nesting as an Adoptive Parent

Should you nest when you are waiting for your adoption opportunity? What are the best ways to do it? Here’s what you need to know about nesting as a hopeful adoptive parent.

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Vaccinations & Adoption: What You Need to Know

How will your vaccination views impact your adoption journey? More than you may know. Learn more here, whether you’re pursuing foster care, private or international adoption.

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Talking to a Birth Mother About a Birth Father: Dos and Don’ts

Not sure how to broach the topic of a birth father with your child’s birth mother? Check out our tips before diving into this complicated conversation.

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Why Grieving Infertility is So Important for Hopeful Adoptive Parents

If infertility is part of your journey to adopt, you’ll need to do some hard work along the way. Failing to properly grieve your infertility losses can have lifelong impacts on your family.

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3 Adoption Benefits to Ask Your Company For

If you’re a hopeful adoptive parent, your employer may be able to offer some invaluable adoption benefits — but you never know until you ask.

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10 Social-Distancing Gift Ideas for Adoption Triad Members

Looking for virtual gifts for triad members this holiday season? You’re in luck. Check out our extensive guide to find just the right thing.

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5 Tips to Prepare for Your First Foster Placement

Waiting for your first foster placement call? Don’t be caught unprepared — follow these five tips to start your fostering experience off on the right foot.

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The Reunion Series – Part 1

When your child wants to meet his or her birth family, it can be tough not to take it personally. Birth mother Lorri shares her advice to adoptive parents in this situation.

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