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How to Adopt a Baby From the Hospital

How to Adopt a Baby From the Hospital

Of all the steps involved in a domestic infant adoption, the adoption hospital stay can be the most nerve-wracking and emotional. For a birth mother, there is of course the difficulty of labor but also the emotional loss associated with potentially holding her baby...
When You Give a Baby Up for Adoption, Do You Have to Go to Court?

When You Give a Baby Up for Adoption, Do You Have to Go to Court?

Many elements of the adoption process can seem intimidating. As an expectant mother experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, you are already likely feeling an overwhelming rush of emotions — both positive and negative. Of all the things expectant mothers wonder about,...
Things Your Adoption Attorney Wants You to Know

Things Your Adoption Attorney Wants You to Know

The adoption process can be complex. There are agency guidelines, specific details of each unique adoption plan and legal requirements to take into account.  As a hopeful parent considering adoption, you already have a lot on your plate. Trying to navigate the...
Can a Friend Adopt My Baby?

Can a Friend Adopt My Baby?

It’s common to hear the phrase “giving a baby up” for adoption. But, if you are an expectant mother experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, you should know that choosing adoption for your baby is not giving up — it is giving life. Choosing adoption comes from a place of...