Save the Adoption Tax Credit!!

If you weren’t already aware, the Adoption Tax Credit (ATC) is vulnerable and may be eliminated as part of tax reform, and we need your help to save it. Join us as we work to keep pressure on Congress to save the credit that makes it possible for all families to...

Birth Mother Benefits

What can you expect as a birth mother? For a birth mother considering adoption, it is crucial to have support during and after the pregnancy. There are things you should know and expect when it comes to placing your child for adoption. It is your child, your choice,...

Birthmother Stories Sure to Change The Way You Think

Let’s face it, birthmothers have gotten a bad rap. While adoptive parents are praised for “saving” children, birthmothers are attacked for “giving them up.” But neither story gets it right. Like so many things in life, the reality is a lot more complicated. All...

How does heroin use affect pregnant women?

Using heroin during pregnancy can be dangerous, even deadly. It can cause serious problems for your baby, like pre-mature birth, NAS, birth defects and still-birth. Heroin use during pregnancy can also result in neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). NAS occurs when...

Adoption For Same-Sex Couples

Can Same-Sex Couples Adopt? Absolutely! Today’s families are more diverse than ever, especially in the world of adoption; transracial, multi-cultural, same-sex and single parent families are all often created through adoption. Same-sex adoption statistics suggest that...

Women’s Checkup Day

Led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office, today is National Women’s Checkup Day! The intent of National Women’s Checkup Day is to remind our women to schedule regular checkups to maintain and improve their health. We also remind you to...

How To Adopt

The Adoption Process If you are just starting your research into adoption, thank you for your interest in Adoption Choices of Arizona! The adoption process can be confusing and overwhelming without the proper guidance. There are a lot of details to review and many...
A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Observed annually on May 4th, National Renewal Day was created for new beginnings. “New beginnings.” What an appropriate thought for adoption. Especially for Courtney April. She explains in a blog post that “adoption saved my life.” She describes how seven...