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The First Letter from my Birth Mother

“I felt adoption was right the moment I heard the word 'abortion'.”

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Adoptee Stories / News 

Aged-Out Teen Adopted by Biological Sister’s Family

The nineteen-year-old Texan has finally found his forever family.

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Considering Your Options  

the selfish choice?

I never wanted to be a mother. I didn't dream about it. I never wished for it. And short of avoiding ... more
 
by Akinna / 17 days ago
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Parent Profiles / Texas  

Ryan & Marcin

Thank you for taking the time to get to know us. We are really thrilled that you are looking at our ... more

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Adoptee Stories / Article 

Adoption and Trauma

Navigating adoption trauma

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Unplanned Pregnancy Support  

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My high school sweetheart and I gave a baby away. I had three more kids later on. I am ashamed at what ... more
 
by thomas.starbard / 3 months ago
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Parent Profiles / California  

Tim & Natalie

Dear Friend, Thank you for taking the time to look at our profile and to learn about our ... more

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Adoptee Stories / Article 

Closure Documentary Review

Q and A with Transracial Adoptee Angela Tucker

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Unplanned Pregnancy Support  

Am I Pregnant?

Can you please help me? I have been having these symptoms: Bloated, uterine pain (stretching feeling), ... more
 
by mumzone / 3 months ago
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Parent Profiles / Virginia  

Jim & April

Our hearts are full with only being able to imagine all that is going through your mind during this time... more

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Adoptee Stories / Article 

Following up with My Birth Father

Would he give me his blessing to contact my half-siblings?

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Adoptee Stories / Article 

Today I Cried For You: An Adoptee’s Story of Healing

. . . and a poem she wrote for the birth mother she will probably never meet.

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Meeting my Birth Father for the First Time: Part II

My search had finally led me to a room with my birth father and his cousin.

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Considering Your Options  

Question for Parents Considering Adoption For Baby

Would you ever choose a family with four children to adopt your baby? I have three biological children... more
 
by GenericFosterParent / 4 months ago
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Parent Profiles / North Carolina  

Courtney & Ricky

Thank you so much for taking the time to learn about us. We know that you are going through a very ... more

 
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