3 Things that Surprised Me about Open Adoption

By Maura Vivona, Mother through adoption I remember the first time my adoption counselor explained open adoption to me, I was skeptical at best.  I [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]


Birth Mother Counseling: A Key Service of Adoption Center for Family Building

Choosing adoption is a loving selfless decision that a woman makes for many different reasons. Although there are different reasons for considering adoption,  it all comes down to [Read More]


Considering Open Adoption? About Adoption Center for Family Building

If you are thinking about building your family through adoption, we hope you will consider Adoption Center for Family Building. We are an Illinois and [Read More]


The Adoption Tax Credit: How can it help me?

By:  Becky Wilmoth, EA, RTRP, Adoption Tax Credit Specialist So, you are asking how it works and can it actually help me? Whether you are adopting [Read More]