Pregnant and Considering Adoption? Do You Know Your Rights?

If you’re considering placing your baby for adoption, you should know your rights.  Below is an outline of both your rights and your responsibilities.  Adoption [Read More]


A Birth Mother’s Open Adoption Journal

This blog is written by a brave birth mother who wanted to share her experience with others. It provides insight and hope to women with [Read More]


10 Things you should know before placing your baby for adoption

As someone who has worked in the field of adoption for almost 30 years, I realize that there are a few universal truths that expectant [Read More]


Unplanned Pregnancy? What Now?

If you are one of the thousands of women experiencing an unplanned pregnancy each year, then you know that the options you face are difficult [Read More]


Thinking About Adoption? Call an Expert

Many hundreds of women contact the Adoption Center for Family Building each year by completing an online information request form or sending a text message.  These [Read More]


Celebrating our 20th Anniversary: A Brief History of Adoption Center for Family Building

(This is an excerpt from a speech I gave at the agency’s 20 year anniversary celebration) Twenty years ago, we created something unique; we envisioned an alternative to [Read More]


Adoption Counseling for Expectant Mothers in Indiana

For women with an unplanned pregnancy, there are only a few options to choose from: termination, parenting  and adoption. For many women, each of the [Read More]


How to Find a Great Adoption Counselor in Illinois

If you’re an expectant mother, you probably already know that (at least for most women) you have three options: termination, parenting or adoption.  Let’s face it, [Read More]