Adopting a Baby After Having Children

A Guide for Blended Families In modern society, there all types of families and family make-ups. There is not one, single definition of family—however, there is one common thread: families are formed with love. Similarly, there is no “right” or ... READ MORE

Guide to Transracial Adoption

A Guide for Adoptive Families Raising a child is a dream-come-true for many families, and adoption helps make that possible. Adoption helps families come to fruition and flourish and brings so much love and fulfillment to adoptive parents. Without adoption, ... READ MORE

A Guide to LGBTQ Adoption

There is no single definition of a family today. Families can have all different dynamics, and are more diverse than ever before. Today, you will find households headed by single parents, transracial parents, and same-sex parents. You will also find ... READ MORE

Massachusetts Adoptive Family FAQ

If you are living in Massachusetts, you may have many questions about the state’s adoption process, like: Who can adopt? How much does it cost? How do I apply? These are all great (and necessary) questions to ask before taking ... READ MORE

Preparing to Adopt in Massachusetts

If you are looking to grow your family through adoption, you may be feeling overwhelmed. You likely have a lot of questions and need somewhere to turn for some basic adoption information, such as state laws, requirements, and tips for ... READ MORE

The Benefits of Adoption

Adoption is a positive choice that has changed many lives around the world. According to adoption research, more than 100 million Americans (about a third of the U.S. population!) have been touched by adoption in some way. Whether neighbors or ... READ MORE

Successful Open Adoption

Most people know that when a woman chooses to place her baby for adoption, it is a decision made with great love and consideration. Most people know it is a brave and selfless sacrifice made in the best interest of ... READ MORE

Social Media Use Among Adoption Triad

The Internet is changing the adoption landscape as we know it. Social media is transforming the adoption search. Open adoption is evolving in the face of Facebook and other social networking websites. Online connections between birth parents, adoptive families, and ... READ MORE

Parenting Reality Checklist

Perhaps the most important thing to know about facing an unplanned pregnancy is that you have choices. In this moment, you may be asking yourself, “Should I place my baby for adoption or parent my child?” As you contemplate your ... READ MORE

Massachusetts Adoption Process

Adoption is an incredible way to grow a family. It is a path taken with great compassion, consideration, hope, and strength. When you make the choice to adopt, you are making the choice to provide safety, stability, and love for ... READ MORE