When Should I Make an Adoption Plan?

When Should I Make an Adoption Plan?

Birth mothers have a lot of important decisions to make about the future, and many birth mothers feel a little overwhelmed about the adoption process. This is completely normal, and no birth mother should walk through this experience alone. Many birth mothers ask when...
5 Ways to Find Peace After Adoption

5 Ways to Find Peace After Adoption

If you’re ready to make an adoption plan, you might have a lot of different thoughts and emotions running through your head. This road isn’t an easy one, but there are ways to help find peace after adoption. There are resources for birth mothers so that every woman...
3 Things to Think About in an Unexpected Pregnancy

3 Things to Think About in an Unexpected Pregnancy

What should you do when you’re facing an unexpected pregnancy? A positive pregnancy test can feel overwhelming if you weren’t expecting it. You might be feeling anxious, shocked, and confused about what to do next. A lot of birth mothers feel nervous to tell the birth...
What Are a Birth Mother’s Rights?

What Are a Birth Mother’s Rights?

When birth mothers begin the adoption process, they typically ask: what are a birth mother’s rights?” It’s important for every birth mother to understand their rights and how these play a role in their adoption journey. Every birth mother has specific rights, and we...
National Council For Adoption: Hall of Fame Ceremony

National Council For Adoption: Hall of Fame Ceremony

Held as an annual event since 1982, the National Council for Adoption hosted their Hall of Fame Ceremony and Reception last month in Washington, D.C. Our president, Tom Veilie, had the opportunity to attend this special event along with many other members of the...
How to Find a Stable Adoptive Home

How to Find a Stable Adoptive Home

Every birth mother who begins the process of creating their adoption plan faces the challenge of finding the right adoptive home. After all, there are many options out there to choose from, but it’s important to remember that it’s natural to feel overwhelmed. After...
4 Things To Know About The Adoption Process

4 Things To Know About The Adoption Process

Are you considering adoption? With the required paperwork and preparation, the adoption process can seem overwhelming, but you shouldn’t let it become an obstacle in growing your family. As you begin the process, remember every adoption journey looks different. Your...
Do I Get to Choose my Child’s Adoptive Family?

Do I Get to Choose my Child’s Adoptive Family?

When you decide to make an adoption plan, there are a lot of questions you might have throughout the process. If you have never made an adoption plan before, all of this might feel unknown and confusing. As you start to learn about what the coming months might look...
What If I Can’t Afford to Have a Baby Right Now?

What If I Can’t Afford to Have a Baby Right Now?

Many women who are unexpectedly pregnant ask this question. What if I can’t afford to have a baby right now?  Bringing a child into the world is a lot to take on, and it can be financially overwhelming. A lot of birth mothers don’t feel ready to take on the...
How Do I Tell My Boyfriend I’m Pregnant?

How Do I Tell My Boyfriend I’m Pregnant?

When you learn about your accidental pregnancy, it can be difficult to know what to do next. While you weren’t expecting this to happen, there are still a lot of important decisions ahead. It can be intimidating to have this conversation with the birth father, and he...