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  1. Birthmother

    Women who are considering adoption often feel strong emotions while making that decision. It’s not an easy choice to make. Adoption isn't a choice that a woman easily forgets. Regardless, many believe that choosing adoption is a far better alternative than keeping either person in circumstances that don't permit the most opportunity for the child, or the mother when she is unprepared for a family.  It is important to better understand all the benefits of adoption for female wellness! Here is a high-level overview of a few of the findings. 

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  2. Birthmother

     

    If you’re a mom considering adoption, it is likely a very emotional time. Being selfless enough to place a child for adoption takes a lot of courage. Fortunately for you, there are countless people who have gone through the exact same thing. Sometimes words of wisdom from those who have been in our shoes are all it takes to strengthen our resolve. Read and listen to poems written by birth mothers, adoptive mothers and adopted children!

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  3. Patrick and Ryan

     

    Although they can’t wait to start or expand their family, adoptive parents get scared just like everyone else. And just like every other parent, they often find themselves in need of help. Fortunately, there are plenty of resources they can use to resolve the issues related to the process of adoption, as well as those related to the process of raising children. What follows is a list of some of the best available support groups and sources of useful information for adoptive families.

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  4. Sibling Bonding

     

    The day when you’re going to bring your child home is approaching fast, and you’d like to make it special? It sounds like what you need are ideas for an adoption party. Fortunately for you, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best tricks to make it happen without putting a lot of effort into the process!

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  5. Lifelong Adoptive Family

    Going through the process of adopting a baby? Feeling terrified at the very thought of actually bringing that bundle of joy home? If the answer to those questions is yes, you’ll be glad to hear that what you’re feeling is completely normal and even expected of first-time adoptive parents. This also means there are plenty of tips for fighting those fears, many of which involve advice on what to do with your baby during the first day after you’ve brought them into their new home. Here is a list of some of the best of those tips!

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