As a pregnant woman considering adoption, you are in complete control of your adoption journey. Every decision starts with you.  We will help you create an adoption plan based on your needs and what you envision for your adoption journey.  You get to choose the adoptive...

If you are experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, know that you’re not alone and that you have options. One of those options is adoption. However, when it comes to choosing what type of adoption you’d like to have, it can sometimes be difficult to determine which type...

Every adoption is different, but one thing is for certain: placement day is really tough. For many birth moms, it’s the hardest day of their entire life. There are so many emotions involved, so many fears and uncertainties. And the upcoming days, weeks and months...

Facing an unplanned pregnancy is never easy, and it’s certainly more challenging when dealing with financial hardship. Our adoptive families understand this and believe that women facing an unplanned pregnancy should receive some financial help, as their pregnancy could affect their ability to work or live in...

Open adoption is a wonderful and compassionate way for expectant moms and potential adoptive parents to agree on how they will interact after the adoption. With open adoption, you can choose the family for your child. With Cradle of Hope’s guidance and support, you can...

Placing a baby for adoption can seem like a complicated process, especially when you’re already facing an unplanned pregnancy. When you consider adoption, you will always have certain undeniable parental adoption rights. As a prospective birth mother, you will always have the right to do what...

Making the decision to place your baby for adoption is a difficult one. It is a decision that takes great strength, deep inner reflection and the courage to trust in yourself. Women start down the path to adoption for different reasons. Some may choose adoption...

These are some of the questions to consider when creating your adoption plan: What is best for your baby? Most pregnant women consider adoption because they are putting their baby’s needs ahead of their own. Adoption gives a child a wonderful mom and dad who are eager...