If you’ve just a baby and are considering putting it up for adoption, ASC can certainly help you. While it might feel strange to create an adoption plan for a newborn, it’s important to understand that it’s not that uncommon. Many new mothers who have gone through the process of placing a baby for adoption say that, in the end, it was the right decision. While it tough at the time, they felt they made the right choice with their child’s best interest in mind.
“I just had a baby, and I’m considering putting it up for adoption. How does the process work”
Talk To Someone You Trust
Placing your newborn for adoption can be scary. It can bring a lot of emotions, questions, and fears. Therefore, it’s important to have support as you process this information and consider your options. Think of a friend or family member who you feel safe around. They might be a good person to support you as you process this news. If you have a newborn that you’re thinking of putting up for adoption, but don’t have anyone to talk to, you can text us anytime at (754) 666-2973. One of our team members would be to provide you support and answer any questions you have about adoption in Florida.
Consider Each Possibility
It can be difficult to know which decision is right for you and your child. While some birth mothers would like to raise the child themselves, many women feel that they are not in a place in life to do so. Some women find it helpful to read through testimonials of what the adoption process looked like for other women in the same situation. It’s helpful to understand more of the process and see how birth mothers feel years after the adoption. This can often ease nerves, offer more information, and provide clarity.
Make an Adoption Plan
If you feel that adoption is the best option for you and your child, it might be time to start making an adoption plan. There are some decisions ahead of you, but you don’t have to make these choices alone. You have specific rights as a birth mother, and you can decide if you’d like an open, closed, or semi-open adoption. It’s normal to have a lot of questions about this process, and it’s important to work with an agency that will support you and provide the answers you need.
Choose an Adoptive Family
Many women want to choose the adoptive family, and that’s great! We can assisting you in finding adoptive families in Florida. As you search for the right one, there are many different factors for you to consider.. Every birth mother has different values, and it’s important to know what you are comfortable with. For example, some birth mothers want the child to be adopted into a family with siblings. Others would prefer the child is adopted into a small family. As a birth mother, it’s important to consider your specific values and priorities so that you can feel at peace with the adoptive family you choose.
Are you thinking about making an adoption plan?
If you have a newborn that you’re thinking of putting up for adoption, ASC is here for you. Call us at 1-800-966-2060 or text us at (754) 666-2973 for more information.