Alternatives to adoption
Since there is no such thing as an accidental adoption, it’s a given that by the time the process is started there’s been a lot of thinking about the ins and outs and whos and whats and wherefores. Other options for families should all be considered during the course of the... Are Laws Regarding Reimbursement of Expenses a Good Idea?
In the past couple of years, the adoption field has become increasingly concerned about reports of birthparents "shopping around" to find the highest bidder to pay for expenses during and after pregnancy. Several convictions of baby-selling and cases of pregnant women collecting money... Surrogacy
Surrogacy is not directly connected to adoption except in some cases and/or jurisdictions where an adoption may follow the birth. This information is a simplified presentation and is intended to provide an overview. This does not constitute and is not a substitute for medical and/or legal advice. ... Surrogacy - How Does It Work?
Surrogacy is often seen as an alternative to adoption, although adoption may be part of the process. Surrogacy is not directly connected to adoption except in some cases and/or jurisdictions where an adoption may follow the birth. This information is a simplified presentation and is intended to...
I Hope to adopt from...the United States of America (privately)
July 16, 2006, 9:19 am
Most of the people who adopt the 120,000 some children adopted each year in this country adopt domestically.
It's hard to find current, accurate statistics for domestic adoption, but since 10-12% of the children adopted each year are adopted internationally, that leaves a little over 100,000... Who'd Have Thought? An Introduction
August 17, 2009, 7:04 am
Good morning! My name is Karen, and I'm one of the new bloggers here at AdoptionBlogs.com. I've already posted a short intro on the Open Adoption blog, but I'll be writing for the Domestic Infant Adoption blog as well, so I thought I'd post a happy hello here as well.
As I've said before, my...