Birth Parents Blog

Can I Put My Newborn Baby Up for Adoption at the Hospital?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 21, 2019

Choosing adoption can happen in many different ways. Some pregnant women realize right away that parenting isn't going to be possible, so they create an adoption plan when they're still early in their pregnancy. Others might need more time to think about what the right choice is.

Sometimes, the best choice is still unclear right up until labor starts. If you find yourself in this situation, you might be wondering if pregnant women can choose adoption for their newborn babies at the hospital.

Yes, you absolutely can! It's never too late for adoption

A woman choosing adoption at the hospital happens more often than you might think. Lifetime Adoption has helped many women with this type of adoption. Even though it might happen more quickly than a typical infant adoption, there is a process for making an adoption plan for your newborn baby at the hospital.

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Topics: hospital preferences, last-minute adoption, sudden adoptions, adoption experience in the hospital, is it too late to choose adoption?, is it too late to do adoption?, hospital adoption

Can I Choose Adoption at the Last-Minute?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on December 6, 2016

Question: "I’m due next month, and I’ve been thinking about adopting out my baby ever since I found out I was pregnant. My parents won’t help me out, but my boyfriend has said we’ll move in together and he’ll work two jobs to make ends meet. The problem is, he isn’t the most reliable. So, that’s why adoption seems to be the best possible choice. Can I still give up my baby for adoption at the last minute? How about after she’s born?"

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Topics: adopt out my baby, adoption for my baby, last-minute adoption, adopting out my baby