Category - Foster & Adoption

Adopting a child

6 Things to Do Before Adopting a Child

Adopting a child is a wonderful way to create a family. As you begin researching, it can become really overwhelming. My hope is to break it down into 6 easy categories to make it seem less daunting. You will find as you...

Is it a teenager, one who puts on a strong front but deep inside he or she is waiting to be loved? Is your future child from a foreign land, waiting for...

Babies Waiting for Adoption

“However motherhood comes to you, it’s a miracle” – Valerie Harper According to the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute, there are over 125,000 children who are eligible for adoption. Some of those wait an...

While this article will provide a thorough overview of what adoption in NC is like, expectant parents are encouraged to do additional research on...

Adoption in NC

Are you a pregnant resident of North Carolina who is considering adoption for your child? Are you wondering what this process might look like? Are you having trouble finding resources about adoption in NC? If so, you...

Learning how to adopt a refugee orphan essentially looks very similar to regular foster care, aside from additional paperwork and meeting at the airport...

How to Adopt a Refugee Orphan

You left your home. You have waited years for another mother or father, or perhaps you gave up on the concept of family years ago. The leading problem is not your empty belly, your displaced home and belongings, or the...

...where you are planning on going, the Gladney Center for Adoption has a place in their family for you as a friend, a parent, a child, and an advocate...

Gladney Center for Adoption

The Gladney Center for Adoption caters to all members of the adoption triad and those seeking to get involved in supporting the adoption process. For expectant and birth mothers, Gladney offers parenting programs...

How Much Is Adoption through Foster Care? Foster care adoption is when a foster parent adopts their own foster child. This is a wonderful thing because...

How Much Is Adoption?

“I would love to adopt, but it costs too much!” As hard as it is for me to admit, money often deters people from adopting. Many people have commented that while they have considered adoption, it is cost-prohibitive to...

So, what superstars do you need to draft to make Adoption Arizona a great team? Keep reading. Adoption Agency. The first member you will need to draft is...

Adoption Arizona

The great thing about living in the United States is the diversity of people, cultures, languages, geography, thought, and religion. Arizona is a microcosm of America. If you are looking to complete an adoption, do it...

...if your children will be adopted together, rest assured there are many adoptive families who would be more than thrilled to adopt a family...

Adopt a Family

You’ve decided to make one of the most difficult and unselfish decisions you’ll likely make in your entire life: you’ve made the heart-wrenching choice to place your children for adoption. As you progress towards the...

Infant adoption is beautiful, necessary, and totally possible. But if you hope to navigate the world of infant adoption, you first have to get past all...

Infant Adoption

When you hear the word “adoption,” what comes to mind? Is it the story of red-headed Little Orphan Annie rescued from an orphanage and adopted by loving parents? Is it an image of a brokenhearted couple who, for...

Being an adoptive family mostly means that we wake up each day, and we choose to love one another no matter what. We are in this family, no matter how...

Adoptive Family

“Are you ever going to have any of your own kids?” a new friend says at a birthday party. No matter how many times I am asked this question, it still catches me off-guard. I still don’t have a good answer to it. I...