International Adoption

International adoption is an exciting adoption process filled with many unknowns. While the excitement of international adoption can be fun, it can also keep you on your toes. The process can often be longer...

Adoption Arizona

If you reside in the state of Arizona, you may be wondering what specific laws regarding adoption in Arizona has in place. Every state has their own laws that apply to adoptions, whether they be domestic...

Haiti Adoption

Located in the Caribbean ocean, the Republic of Haiti, as it is officially known, is a small island which shares the border with the Dominican Republic. A massive earthquake hit the country in 2010 and today...

Adoption Agencies

Adoption agencies exist to provide adoption services not only to hopeful adoptive parents but to birth parents as well. These agencies make it possible for the adoption process to be carried out in a legal and...

How Much Does It Cost to Adopt?

For families beginning their adoption journey, there are many questions. Is foster care, domestic, or international adoption the right fit? How long will the process take? How long before a match is received...

Adoption is full of acronyms and phrases that can be confusing to someone unfamiliar with the process. The phrase “foster to adopt” is one adoption...

Foster to Adopt

Adoption is full of acronyms and phrases that can be confusing to someone unfamiliar with the process. The phrase “foster to adopt” is one adoption phrase that is very straightforward! Foster to adopt is the process of...

Making the decision to adopt a baby is both an exciting and terrifying decision. Just the finality of deciding that it is definitely going to happen...

Adopt A Baby

Making the decision to adopt a baby is both an exciting and terrifying decision. Just the finality of deciding that it is definitely going to happen, that you are definitely going to adopt a baby, will change your life...

If you are considering adoption and live in Michigan, you may be wondering about the requirements and laws associated with Michigan Adoption. Reading...

Michigan Adoption

If you are considering adoption and live in Michigan, you may be wondering about the requirements and laws associated with Michigan Adoption. Reading state statutes regarding adoption law can be confusing. If you are...

The land of tea and giant pandas used to be a hotspot for infant adoptions... Here are some things you need to know before pursuing a China adoption.

China Adoption

The land of tea and giant pandas used to be a hotspot for infant adoptions. While there is no longer a plethora of healthy baby girls being placed for international adoption, many families still adopt from China and are...

Adoption agencies exist to provide adoption services not only to hopeful adoptive parents but to birth parents as well. These agencies...

Adoption Agencies

Adoption agencies exist to provide adoption services not only to hopeful adoptive parents but to birth parents as well. These agencies make it possible for the adoption process to be carried out in a legal and ethical...

An adult adoption usually follows a functional parental relationship that has developed over time. When deciding whether or not to allow one adult...

Adult Adoption

The word “adoption” evokes images of cuddly babies in baskets being relinquished by heroic birth mothers and meeting their overjoyed adoptive parents for the first time. It does not often make us think of 19-year-olds...

If you are considering adoption, it is important to keep being inspired by adoption quotes that celebrities and other folks affected by...

Adoption Quotes

They are celebrities, hair stylists, and teachers. There are millions of people in the U.S. whose lives have been affected by adoption, and there words are inspiring, beautiful, and real. Here are some of our favorite...

The act of adopting, as an adoption definition, is a shallow response to the question of “What is adoption?” While adoption does involve action, it feels...

Adoption Definition

Merriam-Webster states that the definition of adoption is, “the act of adopting; the state of being adopted.” This in and of itself does not say much! However, it does bring to light that adoption means many different...

The adoption symbol contains two shapes, a heart and a triangle, which represent the love between the members of the adoption triad. The adoption triad...

Adoption Symbol

Many people with a connection to adoption are familiar with what has come to be known as the “adoption symbol.” On bumper stickers, clothing, artwork, jewelry, tattoos, logos, and in many other places, you can find the...

Adoption in Texas is a journey much like the adoption journeys you will see nationally. Yet, Texas, with its uniqueness and charm also has its own...

Adoption In Texas

Adoption in Texas is a journey much like the adoption journeys you will see nationally. Yet, Texas, with its uniqueness and charm also has its own set of rules pertaining to adoption. To help the process go more...

How much does adoption cost? While the fees for a private adoption may seem overwhelming at first, keep in mind that there is financial assistance...

How Much Does Adoption Cost?

I’m not shy about sharing my adoption story. The month my husband and I traveled over 4,000 miles to bring home three school-aged kids who didn’t have a home was one of the most fulfilling times of my life. But I...

If you reside in Virginia or a neighboring state and are considering adoption as a means to grow your family, you may be wondering if...

Adoption in Virginia

If you reside in Virginia or a neighboring state and are considering adoption as a means to grow your family, you may be wondering if there is anything unique or anything specific you should know about adoption in...

If you are seeking an adoption in Florida, there is a lot of information you need to know to complete the process. Adoption in Florida is very...

Adoption in Florida

Florida’s beautiful shores and many days of sunshine certainly make it a wonderful place to raise a family. If you are seeking an adoption in Florida, there is a lot of information you need to know to complete the...

An adoption center, also referred to as an adoption agency, is the first stop in navigating your adoption journey. An adoption center can be our best...

Adoption Center

An adoption center, also referred to as an adoption agency, is the first stop in navigating your adoption journey. An adoption center can be our best teammate, ally, and partner in regards to making sure that your...

If you have ever thought to adopt a child, there is such an incredible wealth of information to seek out and learn. Discovering this information through...

Adopt a Child

If you have ever thought to adopt a child, there is such an incredible wealth of information to seek out and learn. Discovering this information through searches such as online and personal conversation can lead to...

If you are interested in adopting through foster care, the first part of your adoption process will involve an application that involves a home...

Adoption Process

The decision to grow your family through adoption is life-changing. Providing a home for a child who doesn’t have one is one of the most affirming, satisfying, and fearless things you can do. Before you embark on your...

The phrase “foster to adopt” is one adoption phrase that is very straightforward! Foster to adopt is the process of taking children into your home...

Foster to Adopt

Adoption is full of acronyms and phrases that can be confusing to someone unfamiliar with the process. The phrase “foster to adopt” is one adoption phrase that is very straightforward! Foster to adopt is the...

As overwhelming as it seems, there is a way to wade through the oceans of adoption papers you are blessed with during the process. You can...

Adoption Papers

Many prospective adoptive parents are nervous at the amount of paperwork adoption requires. Once one wave of documents have been filed, another one is passed along for filling out, signing, and notarizing. As...

If you live in the state of California, you may be wondering what laws regarding adoption California has in place. Every state has their own laws...

Adoption California

If you live in the state of California, you may be wondering what laws regarding adoption California has in place. Every state has their own laws that apply to adoptions, whether they be domestic, international, or...

U.S. adoptions happen every day, and they are completing families throughout the country. They are a wonderful opportunity to give...

U.S. Adoption

If you are an American considering adoption, you are not alone. In fact, studies show that 81.5 million Americans have considered adoption at some point, but only 2% of the population has actually adopted. Of the...

At any given time, there are thousands of kids for adoption in the United States. Join that with the thousands of kids for adoption globally...

Kids for Adoption

At any given time, there are thousands of kids for adoption in the United States. Join that with the thousands of kids for adoption globally, and the numbers are often staggering. It is heartbreaking when these numbers...

If you are considering adding to your family through adoption, Arizona has some laws and regulations you should familiarize yourself with.

Adoption Arizona

If you reside in the state of Arizona, you may be wondering what specific laws regarding adoption in Arizona has in place. Every state has their own laws that apply to adoptions, whether they be domestic, international...

If you are wondering “what adoption agencies near me should I be considering?” or even “how do I figure out what adoption...

Adoption Agencies Near Me

Many people begin their adoption process by looking at local agencies. If you are wondering “what adoption agencies near me should I be considering?” or even “how do I figure out what adoption agencies near me exist?”...

Many people unfamiliar with modern open adoption have a lot of misconceptions about how it actually works. Open adoption is not co-parenting or...

Open Adoption

Many people unfamiliar with modern open adoption have a lot of misconceptions about how it actually works. Open adoption is not co-parenting or “sharing” a child, and the birth parents do not have the right to “take...