Considering Placing Your Baby for Adoption? Choose the “perfect” parents

If you have decided to move forward with an adoption plan, you may have a good idea about the kind of family or lifestyle you [Read More]


Unplanned Pregnancy? Is Adoption Right for you?

Placing your baby for adoption can be a difficult decision, but it’s an important one that will impact you and your child’s lives forever. No [Read More]


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]


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]


SUPPORT FOR BIRTH MOTHERS IN ILLINOIS AND INDIANA

Every woman who chooses to place her baby for adoption goes through a grieving period.  Even though an adoption may be voluntary, the birth mother [Read More]


Playing The “What If” Game…

Written by Jennifer Pedley  Sometimes I play the “What If” game in my head.  I play it with a lot of things in my life.  What [Read More]


I am pregnant. What Are My Options

Whether you are a teenager, a young adult, or a married women with children, an unplanned pregnancy can be scary and confusing. The situation is especially [Read More]


How do I choose an adoptive family for my baby?

When making an adoption plan, expectant parents often ask me for advice on how to choose an adoptive family for their baby. As an experienced [Read More]


The Internet and Open Adoption Puts Birthmothers in the Driver’s Seat

With the advent of the internet and open adoption services, women with unplanned pregnancies have more options, choices and control than ever before.