“This is Us” Season 5 Adoption Storylines

Randall finds his birth mother’s family. Randall also grapples with his experiences of growing up black, in a white family. Meanwhile, Kate and Toby adopt a baby girl and say an abrupt, yet heart-wrenching goodbye to the birth mother. This ... READ MORE

What is an Open Adoption Agreement?

Whether you are an expectant/birth mother who has just selected a family for her baby, or a waiting adoptive parent who is considering open adoption, the topic of an “open adoption agreement” is sure to arise as you make your ... READ MORE

Honoring National Adoption Month 2020

Each year, November marks National Adoption Awareness Month. This annual initiative recognizes the many children in need of loving, permanent homes across the United States. While adoption has come a long way from the time when children were boarded onto ... READ MORE

The Pros and Cons of Open Adoption

When many people think of adoption, they think only of the adoptions that happened decades ago: when children were not always told they were adopted, when many birth parents did not have a relationship with the adoptive family let alone ... READ MORE

Keegan-Michael Key’s Adoption Story

Keegan-Michael Key is an actor and comedian that you have seen in a number of sitcoms, comedy shows, and movies. He first made himself known in Hollywood when he became a series regular on “MADtv” and reached household-name status with ... READ MORE