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What Are The Benefits of Choosing An Open Adoption?

Find yourself pregnant with an unplanned pregnancy? Considering putting your baby up for adoption? Still want your baby to be in your life, even if you are not the one raising them? Have you thought about choosing an open adoption? Open adoption is a great way to place your child with a loving, caring family while still being able to maintain the life you enjoy and are accustomed to. If you have any questions about open adoption agreements, we can help you. Read through this article, and give us a call today if you still have any questions.

If you need adoption help now, please call or text us at 1-480-900-5520 or visit us at Adoption Choices of Arizona.

What is an open type of adoption agreement?

Open adoption in Phoenix, Arizona, is a beautiful way of being able to give your child a good life while still being somewhat involved in their life. Depending on how much future contact you wish to have with your child, an open type of adoption agreement is a great decision. You may wish to have visitation, phone calls, or any other type of contact with your child, which can be fulfilled through an open adoption agreement. Just know that you are not a co-parent if you choose an open adoption agreement. There is a chance you will be welcomed into your child’s family as an aunt or family friend, but you will not be the person raising your child. Please keep this in mind while considering your type of adoption agreement.

What other Arizona adoption agreement types are available?

If you would rather have less future contact with your child, a semi-open or a closed adoption agreement could be the best option for you to choose. Choosing a closed adoption agreement means you will have little to no contact with your child in the future. A semi-open adoption plan means you may receive updates on your child’s growth and development, possibly have some contact through written communication. However, this would be a lot less contact than if you had an open adoption agreement.

Choosing Prospective Adoptive Families in Arizona

Choosing an open adoption agreement in Phoenix, Arizona, can also be helpful in choosing an adoptive family for your child. Some families already have their minds set on a certain type of adoption plan. One family may know they want their child’s birth mother to be involved and part of the family later on, while another family may know they would prefer to have no future contact with their child’s biological mother. Knowing this information can help in your decisions regarding your child’s family because you want a family that has similar needs and views as you do.

Choosing Open Adoption to Maintain Relationships Between Children and Parents

Open adoption is a great way to give your child a great family while still being a part of their life. Not everyone wants to raise their child, and there is nothing wrong with that. This is why many women choose to place their children up for adoption. Open adoption is a great way to still be in your child’s life while allowing them to be raised by a loving, caring family. There are also many women who are already raising children and are unable to raise another baby, which is why they choose to place their baby up for adoption while keeping in touch with them through an open adoption agreement in Arizona.

Does my Arizona adoption plan affect my birth plan?

No, your Phoenix adoption plan does not affect how you choose to give birth. Regardless of the Arizona adoption agreement you choose, you can deliver your baby anywhere and in any way you wish to. Your birth plan is completely under your control. You can choose who will be in the delivery room with you, as well as when you will hand your baby over to their adoptive family, and if you wish to use pain management during your delivery. Of course, your pain management would be monitored by your OB/GYN doctor, but it is perfectly safe and up to you.

Adoption with Adoption Choices of Arizona

The Phoenix, Arizona adoption agency you choose to represent you and help you through the Arizona adoption process should be familiar with your rights involved in an open adoption agreement. If you choose Adoption Choices of Arizona, we will protect your rights through this process. We are familiar with and have no issue with open adoptions and will help to honor any and all wishes you may have throughout the Arizona adoption process. We only want what is best for you and your baby, so know that you can count on us; we will even help you after your adoption is finalized. Check us out online and give us a call today to get us on your side.

For adoption resources or to begin your adoption journey, birth parents can visit us at Adoption Choices of Arizona or call or text us at 1-480-900-5520. If you are a prospective adoptive family hoping to adopt a baby, please instead, visit us here!

CarlyMeet the author: Carly is a recent graduate of Connecticut College with a dual degree in Psychology and Italian Studies. Graduating Cum Laude with honors in both Psychology and Italian departments, Carly has a background in gender-related research through the Connecticut College Psychology Department and Honors Theses Program. When not trying to figure out life or working, Carly is reading historical fiction novels or playing with her black cat, Isabelle.