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Waiting Families Education: Adoption and Prenatal Drug Exposure

The waiting time is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about adoption and some of the issues that may need your attention as your child grows. We hope you use this as a learning tool to enhance your adoption preparation. Don’t forget, after you have read and reviewed this material, log into the Adoption Portal to complete the summary in the Domestic Education section. A message [...]

Waiting Families Education: Adoption and Prenatal Drug Exposure2021-07-28T16:25:11-04:00

Adoptive Parent Survey by NCFA

Profiles in Adoption is a national survey of adoptive family experiences recently launched by the National Council For Adoption (NCFA). Profiles in Adoption is an ongoing research project intended to explore the demographic characteristics and personal experiences of adoptive parents and adopted individuals. Calling all Adoptive Parents! NCFA invites you to participate in a national survey of adoptive parents. This survey is Part One of the [...]

Adoptive Parent Survey by NCFA2021-07-28T09:09:23-04:00

Transracial Adoption in Michigan

Blog Talk Radio Transcript – AIR DATE: 3.21.2017 “Transracial Adoption in Michigan” (You may listen to the podcast by clicking on the audio link, or read the transcript of the podcast below.) Amanda and her husband are a Caucasian couple that adopted an African American baby. In this blogpost, Amanda shares what they found helpful on their adoption journey to become a transracial family. She [...]

Transracial Adoption in Michigan2021-07-23T21:24:47-04:00

Amber’s Adoption Story

When I look back twenty years, it seems like another lifetime. Maybe even another person. I was so young, and I was so focused on my plan. I knew exactly what I wanted to do. I graduated from high school and received a four-year academic scholarship to Saginaw Valley. My life was going in exactly the direction that I had dreamed. The plan was to [...]

Amber’s Adoption Story2021-07-12T20:51:50-04:00

Detroit Adoption

Are you pregnant and looking for help with a Detroit adoption? If you live in the Detroit area, Adoption Associates can help! We have caseworkers available 24/7 to provide support and services. Every woman and every situation is different. If you are experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, there are options for you and your baby. Adoption Associates is here to help you decide which path is [...]

Detroit Adoption2021-07-09T11:57:53-04:00

Private Adoption

Adoption Associates, Inc. has specialized in private adoptions for over 30 years. We are the leading private adoption agency in the state of Michigan. Adoptive parents receive a full spectrum of services when they work with us. In addition, each client receives personal service by a local caseworker who guides them through every step of the private adoption process. Every detail is attended to. Many [...]

Private Adoption2021-06-24T09:30:37-04:00

Adoption is an Option

At the young age of 21 I found out I was pregnant. The father and I were discussing the option of raising the baby together, but when I was about 2 months pregnant we broke up. I didn’t feel that I could raise the baby by myself,  and abortion was not an option. So, after a lot of thought, between the biological father and me, [...]

Adoption is an Option2021-06-18T22:14:50-04:00

Adoption for My Baby

Where do I begin? Good question!  When you're pregnant, it’s important to look at your options and decide what’s best for you and for your baby. Every woman and every situation is different, so only you can determine the best path to take. If you are considering adoption for your baby, we can help. Placing a child for adoption in Michigan costs you absolutely nothing. [...]

Adoption for My Baby2021-06-10T16:48:51-04:00

Adoption in Flint

Are you looking for help with adoption in Flint, MI? Our caseworkers are available to help you 24/7. We want you to know that women who choose adoption for their baby are able to make their own decisions. We will help explain your options. You can choose a family, whether you want open or closed adoption, and what the details of your process will look [...]

Adoption in Flint2021-05-26T17:14:16-04:00

Do We Have What It Takes?

Please listen as Liz, an adoptive mother of two, candidly shares her experience and the many thoughts she had preparing to adopt. Click on the audio link, or read the transcript below. Parts of this transcript have been edited to improve the reader experience. Blog Talk Radio Transcript – AIR DATE: 1.16.18 “Do We Have What It Takes?” Jennifer:  Hi, and welcome to [...]

Do We Have What It Takes?2021-07-28T16:40:55-04:00
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