Adoption, considering adoption

When You Are Pregnant and Tell People You Are Considering Adoption

Not one pregnancy is like another and expecting mothers all over the country have to choose what they believe is best for their baby. However, choosing adoption is less common, often times outsiders aren’t sure of what to do or say when they find out you are considering adoption. 4 common ways people might react… Continue reading When You Are Pregnant and Tell People You Are Considering Adoption

Addiction, Expecting Parents Considering Adoption

What Does the Adoption Process Look Like for Women Battling Addiction?

Choosing adoption, can be one of the most difficult decisions of a woman’s life. While a woman may feel a sense of pressure as she must decide the future of this child, part of the support we provide as social workers, is the motivation to take control of the situation and figure out what is… Continue reading What Does the Adoption Process Look Like for Women Battling Addiction?

Expecting Parents Considering Adoption

I’m Pregnant and Considering Adoption as an Option

If you are pregnant and considering adoption here are important steps when exploring adoption as an option: 1 – DO Your Research There is a lot of different information you can find on the internet about adoption including different agencies or facilitators you can work with. Do your research on each professional or agency you… Continue reading I’m Pregnant and Considering Adoption as an Option

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Things Adoption Social Workers Want Expecting Parents to Know

Sometimes, the decision to place your baby for adoption can feel lonely. Even if you have friends and family who are supportive of your decision, it still may be hard for them to truly understand what you are going through. We asked our social workers what are some of the most important things they want… Continue reading Things Adoption Social Workers Want Expecting Parents to Know