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Financial Planning for Pregnancy

An unplanned pregnancy comes with all sorts of unfamiliar territory. You’re feeling emotions you’ve never experienced, and facing some of the hardest decisions you’ll have to make in your lifetime. Plus, you have to make [...]

November 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Birthmother Grief During the Holidays

For most people, fall time is a time to celebrate. It’s a time to be with family, to share in the joys and successes of the past year, and give thanks for all you’ve been [...]

November 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

One Child’s Story of Open Adoption

Fifteen years ago a mother gave birth to two boys. Mom’s life was in shambles; she was on drugs, in an abusive situation, wasn’t able to hold a job, and had an unclean place to [...]

November 10th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

A Family Member Wants to Adopt My Baby. Is It a Good Idea?

You’ve told everyone the news. You’re pregnant and have no idea what to do next. You’re doing your best to process the emotions, but there are all these unanswered questions… “Should I keep my baby [...]

November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

No Support For My Adoption Decision

Jenna found out that she’s pregnant and after much consideration, has decided to place her baby for adoption. She feels that she isn’t financially suitable to raise a child and she doesn’t feel ready to [...]

October 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

What Is Open Adoption?

According to Creating A Family (www.creatingafamily.org), closed domestic adoptions only make up 5% of adoptions that take place. 40% of adoptions are mediated and 55% of those adoptions are open. The percentage of adoption agencies [...]

October 20th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

OMG! I’m pregnant!

You tested positive! OMG! What now? What are my options if I’m not ready to parent? Is adoption right for me? If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy and not ready to parent, you have options. Only you know what’s best for you and your baby.