Adoptive Families Blog

Adoption in the Movies: Instant Family Breakthrough

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 17, 2019

Recently a new applicant to our adoption program shared that they found Lifetime after watching the recent blockbuster hit, Instant Family, starring Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne. The comedy flick featured a foster-adoption theme, and though at Lifetime we help mothers and hopeful adoptive families through private adoption, not typically associated with foster care or state interventions with family services, we can totally appreciate that adoption themes in the movies and media stir up adoption related discussion and dreams for viewers.

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Topics: adoption stories, Adoption story, adoption in the media, movies about adoption, adoption in the movies

Adoption Special Airs on CBS Tonight!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on December 19, 2017

We're excited to let you know about a heartwarming special on adoption that airs tonight! CBS is hosting its 19th annual A Home For The Holidays. 

This TV special shares inspirational adoption stories and seeks to raise adoption awareness. The special is going to be hosted by Josh Groban, star of stage, music, and TV. Groban is also the featured artist. 

If you love adoption, music, and stories with happy endings, you're going to love this special! Here’s how you can see Josh Groban and his colleagues tonight on A Home for the Holidays...

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Topics: Adoption Awareness, Adoption inspiration, Adoption story, adoption in the media

Adoption Foundation Highlighted in People Magazine

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 8, 2016

Lifetime Adoption is always thrilled to see adoption in portrayed in the media in a positive light. In the most recent issue of People magazine, an adoption foundation called AdoptTogether was featured. AdoptTogether is a website where hopeful adoptive parents can raise money for their adoption through crowdfunding.  Adoptive parents are able to request their friends and family to help them offset the costs of adopting.

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Topics: Adoption Awareness, adoption in the news, adoption in the media