When facing an unplanned pregnancy, you might have many worries and preconceived ideas about adoption. When considering adoption at the later stages of pregnancy, you might feel pressure to have all the answers before your child arrives. For example, you might wonder how choosing adoption...

Pregnant and considering adoption? It’s important to understand the emotional effects of adoption after placement. Even if adoption feels like the right decision for you, you might still experience feelings of sadness. You may actually experience a wide range of emotions as you consider adoption...

We live in uncertain times. This reality hits hardest when a woman finds herself facing an unwanted or unplanned pregnancy. It can be a lonely, scary experience made worse if she can’t afford to raise the child. Choosing adoption empowers a woman to give life...

After you browse adoptive family profiles and select your favorite family, it can be hard to know for sure if they will be the right parents for your child. Speaking with and meeting adoptive parents can help you decide. Think about the values you want...

Wanting to have your family’s support when choosing adoption because you don’t want to go through this life-changing event alone is incredibly valid. If you’re struggling with unsupportive parents when choosing adoption for your baby, Cradle of Hope can help. If you need support right away, call...

You just took a pregnancy test and it’s positive, NOW WHAT?  Understandably, you have a ton of emotions with a lot of questions going through your mind and it can be very overwhelming. How will you tell others in your life and what will they say?...

Many women question if they’re ready to be a mother. Some may question themselves because of financial constraints and others, because of their school or careers. Some women may already be parenting and worry about whether they can begin again with another infant. Some women...