|Adopt From Haiti! |
Adopting from Haiti is still an option! It is understandable how this fact may get lost among news of various struggles. There have been a few pauses as the Haitian government made structural changes to the nation’s intercountry adoption program in the years following the earthquake that devastat...
|Adopting from Poland |
Saint Mary's International Adoptions shares some of their experiences in Poland adoptions!
|Building the Foundations of Attachment |
Sometimes the rules are different for our adopted kids. Whether or not we like to admit it, their playing field was forever altered when they left their birth family.
|Delayed Launching |
Adopted Adolescents and the Not-so Empty Nest: Parents who have the idea that their adopted adolescents and young adults who have experienced trauma will be on the same
path and pace as adolescents who have not had such experiences are bound to be disappointed. A huge part of parenting is accepting...
|Sharing our Father's Joy |
In the United States alone, approximately 510,000 children are in the foster care system, and over 100,000 of them are waiting to be adopted. The statistics are tragic, but that doesn’t have to be the end of the story. Brokenness doesn't have the last word.
|The Facts on Open Adoptions |
Open, or fully disclosed, adoptions allow adoptive parents, and often the adopted child, to interact directly with birth parents. Family members interact in ways that feel most comfortable to them. Read more!
|Who can be Adopted? |
Adoption laws vary among countries. A child must qualify for adoption under the laws of his or her country of origin in order to be adopted. Each country has different requirements for children to be eligible for adoption. Find out more in this article!