Adoption News and Information

International Work

What Does Sponsorship Look Like?

Learn how you can change lives through our sponsorship programs!

Adoption Education

Adopting a Child with Autism

As you begin your adoption journey, you’re likely to pause as you consider your future child’s abilities; from diagnoses like fetal alcohol spectrum disorders to autism or Down syndrome, there are plenty of “special needs” your new little one may hold as a diagnosis. And while those diagnoses are nothing to be taken lightly, there is more info you need to know before you mark “no” on an autism diagnosis.
 
So, what is autism?

Adoption Education

Post-Adoption Depression

We know adoption poses a big transition for families. While adoption is an exciting time of newness, love, and joy, post-adoption depression is a very …

International Work

Healing From Sexual Violence

“When you go through the deep waters, I will be with you. When you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. …

Adoption Education

10 Ways to Help An Adoptive Family

While ways to support expecting parents are well established, for many, it’s harder to understand the best ways to support an adoptive family.

Adoption Education

Why is International Adoption So Expensive?

Let’s break down the costs of international adoption to unveil some of the steps and stakeholders involved.

Adoption Education

Partner Highlight: Show Hope is Breaking Down Adoption Barriers Through Medical Care Grants!

We are thrilled to share that an organization dedicated to breaking down adoption barriers offers medical care grants to support adoptive families at any stage of their journey.

International Work

The 1.5 Million Orphans Covid Has Left Behind

We often measure the toll of the pandemic by the number of lives claimed by Covid-19, but recently published studies show that it’s just as important to measure the impact on those left behind.

Adoption EducationAdoption Stories

Becoming a Mom Through Adoption

My husband and I got married in 2011. We wanted a big family. When you get married, you think you’re going to plan out your life and everything’s going to go according to plan. Ours did not.