Adoptive Families Blog

Your Final Step to a Successful Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 16, 2014

Last week on our blog, we shared with you the fourth step to take for a success in adoption and that was to research the home study requirements in your state.

Your fifth and final step to adopt a baby or child successfully is simple: prepare to be a parent through adoption. Here are some considerations to keep in mind:

  • Adopted children, especially those who have spent time in orphanages often have additional issues. PREPARE for this.
  • Understand that adoption needs to be a FOREVER commitment.
  • Talk to families who have adopted via the route you are considering.
  • Ensure you are truly proceeding because you want to make this commitment, and aren't just making an emotional decision.

Are you ready to begin your journey to adopt? Take the first step today by filling out Lifetime Adoption’s free online application to adopt at www.LifetimeAdoption.com/apply. Please call Lifetime Adoption if you have questions: (530) 271-1740.

Topics: Adoption Tips, Adoption journey, Adoption success