From a Birth Mother’s Perspective
If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to make an adoption plan or choose adoption for your baby, Adoption Focus Radio Podcast offers an excellent way to listen in as women discuss their personal stories of adoption.
Birth Parent testimonials
I’m glad I chose adoption because: It helped another family as well as my own life.
The thing I think AAI does best is: They are very supportive and there for you.
I like working with AAI because: They were always helpful.
Overall, the adoption process was: We were supported all the way.
I’m glad I chose adoption because: It offered the best opportunities for our child.
The thing I think AAI does best is: Offer encouragement/support during every step of the process.
I liked working with AAI because: Kris was so supportive to both of us.
Overall, the adoption process was: Difficult, but manageable thanks to AAI.
Anything else you’d like to share?: I appreciate your passion for placing children with loving families!
I’m glad I chose adoption because: It will provide the best options for my daughter and will give her the best chance at a happy life.
The thing I think AAI does best is: Connect with the potential families and provide emotional support.
I liked working with AAI because: of their professionalism, their friendly atmosphere, and their understanding of the adoption process.
Overall, the adoption process was: made easier by the support of the associates, and efficient.
I want other pregnant women to know: that they are not alone in how they’re feeling, and have resources that could help.
Anything else you’d like to share? I greatly appreciate the support and care you provide, and wish you the best.
I’m glad I chose adoption because: They made it easier on me.
The thing I think AAI does best is: Making it easy.
I liked working with AAI because: I just liked being able to talk.
Overall, the process was: good.
I want other pregnant women to know: it is hard but you have to remind yourself you’re doing what’s best for him or her.
Anything else you’d like to share? It gets easier.
Common Questions About Adoption
An agency can assist you with your needs during pregnancy. We can provide counseling, assist you in choosing a family for your baby, take care of legal work, and assist with medical expenses if needed.
Yes. We have many prospective adoptive couples who have been studied and approved. You might also want to choose a friend or someone who has been recommended to you.
This will depend on your choice, the legal aspects of the adoption, and the cooperation of the birth father. Many birth mothers want their baby placed with the family by the time they leave the hospital. The agency can also provide temporary care, if needed, with a host family.
Adoption Associates, Inc. has several selected families who provide excellent pre-adoptive host family care. These families have been working with us for a long time and are loving, caring homes. We can share photos and information about them if you are interested.
Yes. Your caseworker will work with you to make a well thought-out hospital plan. You will have the opportunity to decide ahead of time about the amount of contact you would like with your baby.