Adoptive Families Blog

Facebook LIVE Video—How to Talk to Your Family About Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on August 23, 2017

Every Friday afternoon, we live-stream a short video on our Facebook page, Lifetime Adoption Center. In this Facebook Live video, we covered a topic that many adoptive parents have asked us about. And that topic is how to share about your adoption process with your family members.

Whether you’re just starting to explore adoption or you’re in the adoption wait, sometimes sharing your plans with your family can be a mixed blessing.

Lifetime Adoption's Director Heather Featherston and Senior Coordinator of New Family Services Jen Donnelly appeared in the video and provided their adoption knowledge. Today, we're giving you access to their expertise as well!

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Topics: Domestic Adoption, Adoption process, Waiting to Adopt, adoption wait, adoption expert, Lifetime Adoption Facebook LIVE, Facebook LIVE

Facebook Video Taped LIVE at a Pregnancy Resource Conference

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 12, 2017

Lifetime streamed a Facebook Live Video from the road a couple months ago on our Facebook page, Lifetime Adoption CenterLifetime Adoption's Director Heather Featherston and our Outreach Coordinator Libby Denniston appeared live from a conference, where they were spreading the word about adoption and Lifetime's services for women facing unplanned pregnancy. 

Heather and Libby shared what they're doing to educate healthcare professionals on how modern adoption works today. Learn about the message they're sharing, and how it helps you towards a successful adoption!

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Topics: Adoption Awareness, adoption education, Lifetime Adoption Facebook LIVE, Facebook LIVE, modern adoption, adoption outreach

Curious About Birth Mothers? Get a Glimpse Into Their World!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 9, 2017

Have you been wondering about what women considering adoption are like? You're able to get answers to the most commonly-asked questions about birth mothers at a Facebook Live Video on our page, Lifetime Adoption Center!

Lifetime Adoption's Director Heather Featherston and long-time Lifetime staff member Diane Schafer (Director of Adoption Services) appeared in this episode and shared their adoption expertise on birth mothers, while answering the audience's questions. Today, we're giving you access to their expertise as well!

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Topics: birth mothers seeking families, Birth Mothers, Pregnant and considering Adoption, birth parents seeking adoptive families, birth mom, what if a birth mother changes her mind?, first call with a birth mother, phone call with birth mother, Lifetime Adoption Facebook LIVE, Facebook LIVE

Facebook LIVE Video—Adoption Grants and Birth Mom Questions Answered

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 3, 2017

We recently streamed a Facebook Live Video on our page, Lifetime Adoption Center, and covered questions from our fans.

Lifetime Adoption's Director Heather Featherston and Adoptive Family Team Lead Patty Boyte appeared in the video and provided their adoption expertise in answering the audience's adoption questions. Today, we're giving you access to their expertise as well!

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Topics: Adoption Grants, birth mothers seeking families, birth parents seeking adoptive families, adoption loan, adoption loans, first call with a birth mother, phone call with birth mother, Lifetime Adoption Facebook LIVE, Facebook LIVE