Do you know your real parents? Do you want to meet them? Adoptees hear these questions – and variations of
What is it like to parent a child with special needs? Many children available for adoption today have special needs.
You’ve persisted through years of paperwork, intrusive questions from social workers, visits to court, disappointments, and more . . .
Audrey Shook ran to her little daughter in the crowded airport, first kneeling and saying hello, then scooping the six-year-old
The National Council For Adoption recently released a comprehensive analysis of adoption trends over the past thirty years. One major
Emma Jacobson and her husband were honored to be invited into the hospital delivery room. They loved Rachel – the
Most children adopted internationally or from foster care have experienced some sort of trauma. Depending on the trauma they experienced
Learn everything you need to know about maximizing your adoption tax credit this year by listening to detailed interviews with
I’d never really thought about it before, but Batman was kind of adopted . . . at least, he was
The moment he met Sarah, Ryan Pettit knew he was looking at the woman he was meant to marry. “We
“And then my soul saw you and it kind of went, ‘Oh, there you are. I’ve been looking for you.’”
Caroline Bailey and her husband built their family through foster adoption. And along the way, as happens with every adoption
Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman are starring in the new film Lion, a true story about adoption and adoption reunion.
In November 2011, Marc Hadden and his team responded to a call regarding a mother in labor. It quickly became
We’ve all seen the Oprah adoption reunions, replete with joyful tears and warm embraces. And sometimes that’s how reunions go.
Singer-songwriter Thomas Rhett and his wife, Lauren, had always planned on adopting . . . and when they encountered some
Foster Mom Dane Bauer Hassid uses Buzzfeed’s signature GIF list format to share some insider’s perspectives on foster care. She
Four-year-old Christopher got to paint a mask for himself on a special outing with a reporter from Koin 5. He
If you’ve tried to gather numbers about domestic infant adoptions in the United States, you’ve probably run into a bit
Jasmine, age 9, is an animal lover. For her Waiting Child feature, she was able to visit with a reporter
Jayden is a lovable 13-year-old boy who is ready to be adopted into his forever family. He spent a fun afternoon
Nicole Kidman’s new film ‘Lion’ is an adoption story. Kidman plays the role of Sue Bierley, the adoptive mother of
There are over 100,000 children in the United States foster care system who are legally free for adoption and waiting
Adoptive Mom Emily Westbrooks says she knows there’s a lot she has to learn about motherhood. But, she adds, there
Allison and Josh thought that their family was complete with five children. But, says Allison, “The Lord had a different plan