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]

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]

“Understanding Adoption: A Young Birth Mother’s Reflections*

*Cassandra recently made an adoption plan through ACFB and has generously shared with us her thoughts about her open adoption. I love my baby girl [Read More]

Social media connects adoptive parents and birth families

Many birth parents and adoptive parents are embracing social media and interactive communication tools like instant messaging, photo/video sharing, text messaging, and video teleconferencing, to share information and stay in touch. Carefully weigh the pros and cons and establish some ground rules before you proceed.

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.

A Mom-to-Be: Thoughts from the “Other Side” by Jan

An adoptive mom-to-be talks about her hopes, wishes and concerns as she waits to be matched with a birthmother.

Enjoying our Open Adoption: By Mary Seddon, MPH

Nineteen years ago, after going through years of infertility treatments, my husband and I started our family when we adopted our son. Five years later, [Read More]

Open Adoption Among Birth Sisters Can Work!

Written By Lisa G, February 23,2011 Both our son and daughter came to us through adoption. We promised our daughter’s birth mom to keep our [Read More]

When I thought about adoption for my baby……

Written by: Jennifer Joyce Pedley, Birthmother and author.  If you’re pregnant and weren’t expecting to be pregnant, you might feel like you are facing a [Read More]