Birth Parents Blog

“Can I Find Out the Adoptive Parent’s Faith?”

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 15, 2018

"I was brought up in a Christian family, went to Sunday school every week, and then youth groups and prayer circles when I was older. My faith in God has really helped me through some rough patches in life. I'm actually going through one right now with being pregnant unexpectedly. 

It's important to me that the family I choose for my baby be devout Christians, and raise my child to know the Lord. Can I find out the adoptive parent’s faith?"

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Topics: christian couple, Christian family for my baby, faith of adoptive family, adoptive family's faith, adoptive family of faith, choosing an adoptive family, picking an adoptive family

How to Choose the Right Adoptive Parents

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on February 6, 2018

If you're pregnant and not ready to become a mom but want to be sure that your child has every chance at a wonderful and happy life, adoption may be best. One of the first steps with making an adoption plan is looking for adoptive parents for your baby that are the type of family you'd like for your child.

You might be wondering 'just how exactly do I find the right adoptive parents?'  Today, Lifetime's giving you tips on how to choose the right adoptive parents; ones who fit your dreams for your baby’s future!

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Topics: Adoption for my child, adoptive parents for my baby, adoptive couple for my baby, picking an adoptive couple, picking an adoptive family

How to Find the Perfect Adoptive Family for Your Baby

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 9, 2017

Once you’ve decided that adoption is the best choice for you and your baby, an important step is finding a good “match”. It’s not just about finding a family that will give your child a good life, since there are tons of those. Today, we’re sharing about how to find an adoptive couple you feel comfortable with, and who have all the qualities you’re looking for in a family for your child. Since you’ll have a life-long relationship with them, we make sure that you feel a connection to the family you pick.

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Topics: how do I choose an adoptive family?, picking an adoptive couple, picking an adoptive family, adoptive family for my child, adoptive family for my baby

How Do I Pick an Adoptive Family?!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on August 5, 2016

The idea of choosing adoptive parents for your baby might overwhelm you. Before you start looking at adoptive family profiles, it’s helpful to think about what you’re looking for in the family. Sometimes birth mothers choose a couple that’s similar to their family. They might even look for a family with an aspect that they often longed for growing up. Here, we’re going to share tips on how to pick an adoptive family.

Lifetime Adoption is here to help you in your search. We’ll mail you printed profiles about adoptive couples, which look like scrapbooked booklets. And, you can always view adoptive family profiles on our site. When you’re ready, Lifetime will put you in touch with your top picks. You can email, chat or call the family to have a conversation with them.

Here are 5 tips to help you as you look at adoptive families:

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Topics: adoptive families, choosing an adoptive family, choosing an adoptive couple, picking an adoptive family, picking an adoptive couple, family for my baby, couple for my baby