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Adoption Consents ~ The Thoughts & Actions of a Birth Mother Signing Her Final Adoption Documents

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“Are you ready” the text read. How can I be ready to sign over my parental rights to Lucy to someone else? I really got along well with my case manager – Amanda but I was not sure how to respond to this text. I knew what she meant. Was I dressed and ready for […] The post Adoption Consents ~ The Thoughts & Actions of a Birth Mother Signing Her Final Adoption Documents appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/adoption-consents-the-thoughts-actions-of-a-birth-mother-signing-her-final-adoption-documents/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=adoption-consents-the-thoughts-actions-of-a-birth-mother-signing-her-final-adoption-documents

Birth Mother Matters in Adoption Episode #53 – Is it Difficult to Adopt?

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Kelly Rourke-Scarry: My name is Kelly Rourke-Scarry; I’m the Executive Director, President, and Co-Founder of Building Arizona Families Adoption Agency, The Donna K. Evans Foundation, and creator of the #YouBeforeMeCampaign. I have a bachelor’s degree in family studies and human development and a master’s degree in education with an emphasis on school counseling. I was […] The post Birth Mother Matters in Adoption Episode #53 – Is it Difficult to Adopt? appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/birth-mother-matters-in-adoption-episode-53-is-it-difficult-to-adopt/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=birth-mother-matters-in-adoption-episode-53-is-it-difficult-to-adopt

Adoption Agency President Tackles Adoption and Abortion Issues in Podcast Episode #58

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Ron Reigns: Welcome and thank you for joining us on Birth Mother Matters in Adoption with Kelly Rourke-Scarry, President of Building Arizona Families adoption agency and me, Ron Reigns, where we delve into adoption issues from every angle of the adoption triad. Speaker 2: Do what’s best for your kid and yourself because if you […] The post Adoption Agency President Tackles Adoption and Abortion Issues in Podcast Episode #58 appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/adoption-agency-podcast-birth-mother-matters-podcast-58/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=adoption-agency-podcast-birth-mother-matters-podcast-58

Preparing for You Ultrasound Appointments

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When you’re pregnant and placing a child for adoption, you may experience many emotional moments. Perhaps one of the most complicated may be ultrasound appointments. Ultrasounds are important to have throughout your pregnancy to ensure that the baby is developing and growing normally.  Ultrasounds can provide information regarding the health of an unborn baby. When […] The post Preparing for You Ultrasound Appointments appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/preparing-for-you-ultrasound-appointments/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=preparing-for-you-ultrasound-appointments

Taking Advantage of Counseling Services

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Adoption is a very rewarding experience, however go into the process knowing this is going to be difficult. Please know that no amount of support can completely wipe away any difficult feelings you may experience. For pregnant women considering adoption, adoption counseling and support services can sometimes help ease any rough feelings you may experience. […] The post Taking Advantage of Counseling Services appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/taking-advantage-of-counseling-services/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=taking-advantage-of-counseling-services

Staying Connected

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There are over 4.9 billion active internet users around the world today, making staying connected that much easier. The process of an open or semi-open adoption does not come to an end once a baby is born.  A major piece in the process is staying connected to one another. With our agency, AZ Pregnancy Help […] The post Staying Connected appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/staying-connected/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=staying-connected

Open Adoption & The Choices it Brings You

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Unlike closed adoptions, open adoptions allow birth mothers many choices throughout your adoption plan. Open adoption will allow you to: Choose your child’s adoptive parents Decide how you want things to go at the hospital Remain in contact with the adoptive family in the future   In an open adoption, you can choose the adoptive […] The post Open Adoption & The Choices it Brings You appeared first on Arizona Pregnancy Help | Adoption Resource. https://azpregnancyhelp.com/open-adoption-the-choices-it-brings-you/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=open-adoption-the-choices-it-brings-you