COVID-19 Update – AAI is an Essential Service

Employees at Adoption Associates are working remotely to provide services to clients and prospective clients in light of Governor Whitmer's 'shelter in place' announcement March 23. Our agency is an "essential service" and our staff is always available to meet the needs of birth parents and adoptive families. Although our physical locations are closed, our phone calls are answered by AAI employees, and clients are [...]

COVID-19 Update – AAI is an Essential Service2020-03-31T11:33:53-04:00

From the AAI Offices Regarding COVID-19

Dear Friends, Surely we're all doing our best to stay up-to-date on the coronavirus pandemic. I want to assure you that AAI is no exception. Our employees are staying home if sick, practicing social distancing, and following guidance for washing hands, keeping surfaces clean, and shaking hands. We are closely monitoring, and will follow the respective protocols of places we routinely visit, including hospitals and [...]

From the AAI Offices Regarding COVID-192020-03-16T09:49:50-04:00

Local Adoption Agency for Birth Parents

Services We Provide When birth parents work with a local adoption agency like Adoption Associates, they receive a full spectrum of services. We provide birth parents with experienced caseworkers who assist them throughout the process. From explaining the details of the adoption process to selecting an adoptive family, your caring and compassionate caseworker is there with you every step of the way. In addition, AAI [...]

Local Adoption Agency for Birth Parents2020-03-11T17:03:05-04:00

Local Adoption Agency

Adoption Associates, Inc. has specialized in private adoptions for 30 years and is the leading private adoption agency in the state of Michigan. When adoptive parents work with a local adoption agency like AAI, they receive a full spectrum of services. Clients are personally cared for by a knowledgeable, local caseworker who guides them through every step of the adoption process. Every detail is attended [...]

Local Adoption Agency2020-03-02T15:09:39-05:00

Adoption Registry

Blog talk Radio Transcript: Adoption Registry  – Air Date: 5/28/19: What You Need To Know About Michigan’s Central Adoption Registry (You may listen to the podcast by clicking on the audio link, or read the transcript of the podcast below.) Are you an adult adoptee and curious about your birth parents? Maybe you just found out that you have a brother or sister that was [...]

Adoption Registry2020-02-21T11:07:56-05:00

Adoption is Love

Love is in the thoughts of many at this time of year. Below is a Valentine's Day story about a birth mother's love for her child. Teresa made the courageous and loving decision to place her child with Debbie and Rick. Her little boy, David, was born on Valentine's Day and placed into the arms of his adoptive parents. Adoption is love. I decided on [...]

Adoption is Love2020-02-13T13:48:49-05:00

Giving a Child up for Adoption From Another Perspective

'Amy' was a high school senior when she found out she was pregnant. Her mother wrote this adoption story to share the experience of 'giving a child up for adoption' from her perspective as a grandparent. Amy and her mother learned that their adoption experience was not really 'giving a child up for adoption', but instead it was giving a child a great life with [...]

Giving a Child up for Adoption From Another Perspective2020-02-11T09:03:16-05:00

Connect With a Birth Mom

Blog talk Radio Transcript:  Connect With a Birth Mom    Air Date: 4-19-16  (You may listen to the podcast by clicking on the audio link, or read the transcript of the podcast below.) The word “Adoption” invokes a lot of different thoughts, and feelings. For a lot of people it still carries the negative stereotype of a young mother who gives her baby away. It [...]

Connect With a Birth Mom2020-01-15T21:54:58-05:00

Adoption Help for Pregnant Women

Pregnant and Need Help? Right now, you are experiencing an intensely stressful situation in your life that forces you to ask a lot of questions. What should I do with my baby? Could I take care of a newborn 24/7? Can I provide everything my child will need for a happy, healthy life? The answers to these questions will be influenced by your friends, your [...]

Adoption Help for Pregnant Women2020-01-10T17:22:36-05:00

Teen Pregnancy Help

On a cold January day, a teenage girl sat down in her parents’ living room. She is terrified and is about to tell them a secret she has held within herself for seven months–a secret she can no longer bear alone. This is the story of "Christy", a teenage girl who came to Adoption Associates looking for teen pregnancy help. “Mom, Dad,” Christy said, “let [...]

Teen Pregnancy Help2019-12-31T13:05:08-05:00