Adopting in Arizona

How to Adopt in Arizona Home to the Grand Canyon, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, Arizona is also home to hundreds of families seeking adoption opportunities and resources to begin their journey. Whether you are looking to adopt, looking to place your...

Choosing Adoption For Your Baby Guide

Things to think about when you’re unexpectedly expecting. Facing an unplanned pregnancy can be difficult and emotional. We know how hard, scary, and confusing it can be. Hopefully this guide can help you better understand your options and make your decision...

Your Open Adoption

Open adoptions are much more common in today’s adoption journey’s. A great majority prefer some degree of relationship between adoptive parents and birth parents. Open adoption, like any relationship, takes work and plenty of TLC. It’s not always...

Adopted Woman Meets Half-Sisters

(photo credit to Chris Smith of The Press Democratic) Kathy always knew she was adopted. Her parents, who she adores, knew nothing about her birth father and very little about her birth mother. Unlike our modern adoptions where often the birth mother chooses an open...

The Struggle is part of The Story

The adoption journey is hard. You are fighting battles externally and internally. Paperwork, decisions, emotions… it’s struggling! Respecting your struggle is all about embracing your struggles rather than ignoring that they exist. Healing begins with...

Arizona Adoption Laws

The history of adoption has bound regulations and laws to protect all parties involved. Laws differ by state, however, generally adoption regulations are fairly uniform. For instance, virtually all states allow anyone to be adopted (even adults in some cases), while...

37+ Interesting Facts About Adoption

As we continue our historic review into adoption, we present 37 (plus) interesting facts… 1 Famous people who were adopted include Jamie Foxx, Jack Nicholson (by his grandparents), Ray Liotta, Steve Jobs, Frances McDormand, Nicole Richie, Debbie Harry...