Being a birth mother means that there is love rooted at the heart of your adoption decision. The choice was weighed and measured, and the answer revealed the selflessness of a woman in selecting the best path towards a vibrant future for the child. The...

If you live in the District of Columbia and are considering placing your baby or child for adoption, you should know that you are not alone.  In 2020 (the most recent figures available), 43 DC women chose private adoption for their newborns or children.  These...

Cradle of Hope’s adoption specialists is available to answer all of your questions and guide you through your pregnancy options, including selecting a loving family to adopt your child. We are here to help you through the entire adoption process step by step. Since 1990,...

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...

Unplanned Pregnancy Options Getting pregnant by accident can come as a shock, but unintended pregnancies are more common than you might think. In fact, approximately 45% of all pregnancies in the U.S. are unintended pregnancies. This simply means that these were accidental or unexpected pregnancies; 27% of...