Birth Parents Blog

My Baby Will Have Special Needs-Can I Choose Adoption?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 21, 2017

"I'm due next month, and just found out my baby will have special needs! I have no idea how I'm going to manage all these medical bills or give him the extra care he'll need. So, I'm thinking about adoption. But, will anyone want to adopt him?"

Yes! There are hopeful adoptive couples ready and waiting to give the long-term care and commitment that a special needs baby will need. High medical bills, extra care and attention, and personal sacrifices usually come along with having a special needs child. If you're unable to provide the commitment, time, and financial support he needs, there are adoption options available to you.

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Topics: Adoption options, Special Needs Adoptions, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby, thinking about adoption

"Can I Do Adoption if My Baby Has a Medical Issue?"

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 12, 2016

"We were actually happy when we found out about my pregnancy. But at my last ultrasound I got some unexpected news. Our baby's going to have a heart condition that the doctors say could need a few surgeries in his early years, but I'm not sure our relationship can take the stress, and we don't have very good insurance to cover the costs.

I’m not sure what to do, but we are really worried and now we’re not sure we can do this. We’ve even been fighting more often and I’m not sure our relationship can make it through this. It’s uncertain what will happen, and we won’t know more information until later in my pregnancy, but if we can’t handle our baby’s needs are there parents who could? Is an adoption possible for us?”

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Topics: Special Needs Adoptions, Adoption options, Newborn Adoption, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby