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Adoption Truth: Learning the Facts Will Help You Decide

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on November 17, 2017

The truth is, only you can decide if adoption's best for your situation and for your baby. Learning the facts about modern adoption will help as you make this decision. 

Today, we're sharing a quick video with you about how you can get the facts you need to make this important choice!

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Topics: Adoption for my child, adoption truth, adoption decision, adoption video,, adoption for my baby, is adoption right for me, modern adoption

The Top 10 Do's and Don'ts When You're Thinking About Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on November 14, 2017

Deciding to make an adoption plan for your baby (or child) isn't an easy decision to make.  What has helped many women in your shoes is the knowledge that they're in the "driver's seat" with modern adoption.

With modern adoption, you're able to interview adoptive parents for your baby and hand-pick your top choice. You also have the right to stay in touch with the adoptive family and your child.  

 

Today, Lifetime's sharing our top 10 do's and don'ts to keep in mind if you're thinking about adoption:

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Our FREE App Helps You Learn if Adoption is Right for You!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on September 22, 2017

Did you know Lifetime offers a FREE app for women to learn more about open adoption and the families waiting to adopt? Just today a woman considering adoption commented on our app, "This is so cool!" Get your free download here:

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Worried if Adoption is Right for You? 7 Questions to Ask

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on August 29, 2017

If you’re thinking about adoption for your child, we know you've got questions. How do you know if it's the right choice? How will you explain your decision to people? What will you child grow up thinking about you? All of these "what-if" questions spinning in your head probably have you feeling stressed and worried. So, if you find yourself asking, "Is adoption right for me?" Hopefully, we can guide you through this confusing time.

Today, Lifetime is giving you 7 important questions that are asked by women considering adoption. Find these questions below, as well as their answers!

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Topics: is adoption selfish, is adoption right for me

What to Do If You're Unsure About Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 20, 2017

Would you like to find out more about placing your baby for adoption, but aren’t ready to talk about it just yet? You can email, text, or chat with Lifetime Adoption any time of the day or night.

We’ll help you decide what you need, and how Lifetime can help.

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Topics: Adoption for my child, is adoption selfish, adoption for my baby, is adoption right for me, choosing adoption for my baby, what is open adoption like?, what is adoption like?

What to Do If Your Family is Anti-Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 2, 2017

Deciding to make an adoption plan for your baby isn’t easy, but if your family disagrees with you choosing adoption, it can become even more difficult. It’s normal to seek your parent’s approval when you’re thinking about adoption.

It may be hard to go through the adoption without having the support of the people you love. If your family is anti-adoption, you’re not alone. Family members disagreeing about their sons and daughters choosing adoption is common. In this post, we're going share some tips on how to handle the situation.

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Topics: Open Adoption, is adoption selfish, is adoption right for me, tell my parents i'm pregnant, how to tell people I'm choosing adoption, tell my parents I'm choosing adoption

Is Adoption Right for Me?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 21, 2017

Sometimes, life has a funny way of not turning out like you expected it to. Whether you’re dealing with an unplanned pregnancy or looking for a family to adopt your child, you can contact Lifetime right now and get the help you need by calling 1-800-923-6784. Or, if you’re not quite ready to talk just yet, you can text us at that number.

Have you found yourself wondering, 'Is adoption right for me?' At Lifetime, we’ll help you learn about your adoption choices and give you truthful answers to your questions. Lifetime offers free adoption help and counseling for anyone considering placement. 

Whether you’ve already delivered and are wondering 'should I give up my baby for adoption?' or you’re hiding a pregnancy, Lifetime can help you, day or night.

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If I Do Adoption, Will My Child Remember Me?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 6, 2017

Many women who are thinking about adoption for their baby wonder if their child will know about them in the future.

Today we’re sharing 4 tips on how you can make sure your child will grow up knowing you!

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Topics: Open Adoption, Adoption for my child, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby, is adoption right for me

Is Adoption the Right Choice for Me? [VIDEO]

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on December 27, 2016

If you’re thinking about adoption, it’s common to ask yourself, “how do I know I’m doing the right thing?”  

Check out this short video below to learn more about open adoption:

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Topics: Open Adoption, Give up my baby, adopt my baby, adopt out my baby, open adoption visits, adoption for my baby, is adoption right for me

Free Adoption Counseling As You Consider Your Choices

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on December 13, 2016

When you’re thinking about adoption, you may want to talk to someone. It will help you to decide on what you want for you and your baby. Lifetime can connect you with a licensed counselor or you can also talk to a birth mom who has placed her baby for adoption and gone through the journey herself.

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Topics: adoption counseling, adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby, is adoption right for me, peer counseling, free adoption counseling