Adoptive Families Blog

4 Tips to Follow for a Successful Transracial Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 25, 2018

Many hopeful adoptive parents would happily welcome the chance to adopt a child who is of a race different than their own.  If you're interested in transracial adoption, there are essential elements to follow so that you can help your child thrive. A few of these include learning about and respecting your child’s culture, and finding ways to support their connections to it.

Today, Lifetime is giving you 4 tips on how you can have a successful transracial adoption!

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Topics: African American adoption, African American Adoptions, Trans-Racial Adoptions, transracial adoption

Adoption Webinar Next Week! Hear Lifetime Couple Mike & Vyce’s Story

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 28, 2017

When you're thinking about adopting, or going through the adoption process, each adoption story you hear gives you encouragement and help. Every story from an adoptive family is as one-of-a-kind in the details as the people involved.

Join us on Thursday, August 3, 2017 for a touching testimony of faith through infant loss and a trust in God's call to grow a family through adoption. 

Vyce, a Lifetime adoptive mom, is going to share her story. She and her husband's path to parenthood happened after a heartbreaking loss. Their adoption story could only be described as heaven-sent.

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Topics: Open Adoption, African American adoption, Domestic Adoption, Adoption webinar, Adoption process, Adoption journey, Adoption story

Adoption Stories Then and Now - Dane and Demitra

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 7, 2017

We're honored to be sharing another adoptive couple's inspiring story in our blog series “Then and Now.” Our Lifetime adoptive family today is Dane and Demitra from California.

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Topics: African American adoption, adoption stories, Infant adoption, Adoption story, Lifetime Babies, Trans-Racial Adoptions, infertility to adoption,, interracial adoption, transracial adoption, adopt a baby, then and now, bi-racial adoption

Encouraging Your Child’s Heritage in Transracial Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on October 14, 2016

To help your adopted child become proud of who they are, adoptive parents need to celebrate their culture and heritage. Learning about his or her heritage makes it possible for them to understand where they came from, and to build a positive self-esteem.

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Topics: African American adoption, Trans-Racial Adoptions, transracial adoption, bi-racial adoption

Needed: African American Families to Adopt

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 15, 2016

Lifetime Adoption always needs adoptive parents of all races, however lately we’ve been working with several birth mothers who are seeking married Christian adoptive parents who are African American.

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Topics: African American adoption, African American Adoptions, need for African American adoptive families

African American Adoptive Families Needed

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 1, 2015

 

We're currently working with several African American mothers seeking an adoptive family who shares race in common with her baby. Are you an African American couple hoping to adopt? You could become a blessing to these birth mothers seeking families!

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Topics: African American adoption, birth mothers seeking families