Open Adoption Planning

Unplanned Pregnancy / Hopeful Adoptive Parents OPEN ADOPTION PLANNING – CA   Having made the adoption choice, the decision-making isn’t quite over. You’re considering open adoption, so what kind of planning needs to take place? There are varying degrees of...

Access to Resources

Unplanned Pregnancy ACCESS TO RESOURCES THAT CAN HELP   Right now, at the beginning of this part of your life, you may not be able to imagine getting through the next few months, let alone a whole lifetime. Already you’ve experienced a myriad of emotions, been...

No Pressure

Unplanned Pregnancy NO PRESSURE   Considering placing your child for adoption is a big step. We hope you’ll feel comfortable as you further explore this option with Adoption USA. We are here to assist you – not to pressure you. At any point you may change your...

100s of Families to Choose From

Unplanned Pregnancy FAMILIES TO CHOOSE FROM   Part of the joy of being a birth mother is choosing your child’s adoptive family. While it is certainly a huge responsibility, it is also a fun and happy project. All of the families listed on our site have completed...

Consent, Not religuishment

Unplanned Pregnancy CONSENT, NOT RELINQUISHMENT   In adoption agency placements, the birth mother is required to sign relinquishment papers, giving custody of her baby to the agency, who will then transfer the custody to the parents that the birth mother...

Experienced Professionals

Unplanned Pregnancy EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONALS   Finding yourself in an unplanned pregnancy, then carefully evaluating the adoption option,, can be a little frightening and can cause you to feel like you’re in a constant state of overload. What do you do next? How...

Emotional Support

Unplanned Pregnancy EMOTIONAL SUPPORT   While coping with an unexpected pregnancy is certainly a very personal thing, there are ways that you can be supported throughout your journey. Sure, there are hoops to jump through, obstacles to navigate, and mountains to...

Financial Support

Unplanned Pregnancy FINANCIAL SUPPORT While navigating life during an unplanned pregnancy, juggling finances may become difficult. This is particularly applicable when pregnancy creates difficulty in maintaining a job. Sometimes because of morning sickness and other...