Adoption Process in Florida

The Adoption Process in Florida for Expectant Mothers

March 11, 2022 Birth Mothers / Uncategorized 0 Comment

Are you pregnant and considering adoption in Florida? If so, you probably are curious about what the adoption process in Florida actually looks like. In this blog post, we’ll do our best to break it all down for you. However, every adoption situation is unique, so your path may look […]

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Benefits of an Open Adoption

June 8, 2020 Birth Mothers / Uncategorized 0 Comment

When we first started our adoption journey, we were very set on a closed adoption. We didn’t want to “share” parenting responsibilities with two other people. In order to get a home study, we were required to attend 10 hours of adoption training. Part of this training was listening to […]

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Can I place My Baby for Adoption after the baby is born?

February 13, 2020 Birth Mothers / Uncategorized 0 Comment

Placing a baby for adoption is never an easy decision and sometimes women wait till the end of the pregnancy to make a final decision. Sometimes they call ACF Adoptions after the baby is born and that’s okay too.  This is often referred to as a “last minute case” and there is […]

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NICOLE

June 13, 2019 Uncategorized 0 Comment

Hello! My name is Nicole. ACF adoptions and Stacy Levine (my social worker) are total life savers! From the day they rescued me from homelessness to this day still sharing on progress in my life, they have been so caring and considerate treating me with the utmost dignity and respect […]

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10 Things Every Birthmother Wants Adoptive Parents To Know

November 21, 2016 Adoption Applicants / Birth Mothers / Uncategorized 0 Comment

By Patricia Dischler, Author, speaker, child care professional, and birthmother –   I often told my son’s adoptive mother how much I loved her and was thankful she was a part of my life. But, like many things I’ve told her over the years, Kathy would already know. Back in 1985 […]

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Open Adoption

April 21, 2016 Adoption Applicants / Birth Mothers / Uncategorized 0 Comment

By Pat Mills, MS, Adoption Counselor  – Hi, I am Pat Mills, adoption counselor. I have worked in adoptions for 23 years (13 with newborns). I have worked with both adoptive parents and birth parents from initial screening to finalization. The words “open adoption” can be very frightening for those just […]

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The Story of Elizabeth

April 5, 2016 Birth Mothers / Uncategorized 0 Comment

By Elizabeth  –   Greetings, potential birth parents. This blog is written specifically for birth parents, from the perspective of a birth mother, which is myself, who made a successful and happy adoption plan for an unplanned pregnancy. Before I dive into anything extremely deep, I’d like to keep this first […]

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