Working with an Adoption Agency to Find Adoptive Parents

Posted on: February 18th 2015

Most people do not get to choose their parents. As a birth parent, you have the unique opportunity and responsibility of choosing your child’s adoptive parents. This choice is one of the most important decisions you will make. It’s one that can seem just as challenging as the initial decision to choose adoption. How do … Continue reading Working with an Adoption Agency to Find Adoptive Parents

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Risks Related to Do It Yourself Adoption Services

An adoption is a pivotal moment for three parties: the child, the birth parents, and the adoptive parents. The process of creating an adoption plan is one that will shape the rest of an adopted child’s life, so it’s not something to take lightly. While you can certainly find inexpensive do-it-yourself adoption services information online, … Continue reading Risks Related to Do It Yourself Adoption Services

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Learn How to Give a Baby Up for Adoption

Posted on: February 11th 2015

Many people use phrases like giving up for adoption and/or putting up for adoption when searching for information about making an adoption plan. However, this is not the language we prefer to use. These phrases can have a negative connotation, and some birth mothers consider the language offensive. With that, we apologize and ask for … Continue reading Learn How to Give a Baby Up for Adoption

Too Late for an Abortion? You Still Have Options!

Posted on: February 04th 2015

You’ve been thinking about your options for a while, or perhaps you’ve just learned that you’re several months pregnant. When it’s too late for abortion, where do you turn? Adoption can be a life-changing decision for you and for your child’s adoptive family. Finding An Adoptive Family When you’re looking for a family who would … Continue reading Too Late for an Abortion? You Still Have Options!

What To Do When You’re Pregnant and Scared

Posted on: January 26th 2015

When you’re pregnant and considering adoption, you may not know where to turn. Where do you begin to look when you are thinking about adoption? If you’re pregnant and scared and needing direction, here’s how you can begin to create an adoption plan. Find An Adoption Agency or Law Firm You may not have experienced … Continue reading What To Do When You’re Pregnant and Scared

Is Adoption Right for Me? Four Things to Consider

Posted on: January 21st 2015

Is adoption right for me? ¬†When you’re considering adoption, you probably have a lot of questions. From immediate questions about finding an adoptive family to your choices about future contact, here are some considerations that will help you decide¬†whether adoption is a good choice for you. Read More About Author Megan Cohen Can I Find … Continue reading Is Adoption Right for Me? Four Things to Consider

How to Put My Baby Up For Adoption

Posted on: January 14th 2015

Many people use phrases like giving up for adoption and/or putting up for adoption when searching for information about making an adoption plan. However, this is not the language we prefer to use. These phrases can have a negative connotation, and some birth mothers consider the language offensive. With that, we apologize and ask for … Continue reading How to Put My Baby Up For Adoption

Choosing Open Adoption Agencies When You Give Your Baby Up for Adoption

Posted on: January 12th 2015

    When you choose to *, you probably feel a lot of uncertainty. What will your child’s future hold? Will you find an adoptive family that is a good fit for your child, now and in the future? An open adoption can help ease some of your worries, since it lets you continue to … Continue reading Choosing Open Adoption Agencies When You Give Your Baby Up for Adoption

Planning to Give Your Baby Up for Adoption? Adoption Agency Options …

Posted on: January 07th 2015

Rather than using the phrase give baby up for adoption or put baby up for adoption, we prefer to say making an adoption plan. But because many people use those phrases when searching for helpful information, we include that language in some of our posts.     You’re pregnant, and you think that you might … Continue reading Planning to Give Your Baby Up for Adoption? Adoption Agency Options …

Disadvantages of Closed Adoption

Posted on: December 07th 2014

For many years, closed adoptions were the norm. Adoption was something that was spoken about quietly, and many adopted children did not know their birth parents. Today, popular culture has changed and adoption is discussed and embraced by many. Attitudes toward closed adoptions have changed as well. What used to be a common practice is … Continue reading Disadvantages of Closed Adoption