A second parent adoption happens when a second parent obtains complete parental rights without the “first parent” losing any rights.
Family Formation Blog
Thursday, January 2 2020 - 9:00AM
As an egg donor, you have the opportunity to become an important part of a recipient family’s journey toward parenthood. Egg donors provide eggs to a family to facilitate pregnancy. The pregnancy can be carried to term by the future mother or a surrogate who carries the child...
Wednesday, December 18 2019 - 11:00AM
During the public agency adoption process, mediation may be held between an adoptive family and the child’s family of birth. Mediation helps resolve potential conflicts in open adoptions, where the families are aware of one another’s identities.
Mediation is a collaboration...
Wednesday, October 2 2019 - 9:15AM
As expectant parents, you want to make sure the adoptive parents who will be raising your child will provide them with the best quality of life possible. Couples who apply to adopt a child typically do so with the truest intentions. Many can't have children on their own or...
Thursday, September 19 2019 - 1:00PM
Every year, private adoption agencies help thousands of children find a loving forever home. Private agency adoption is distinct from public adoption, which takes place through the foster care system.
Wednesday, August 7 2019 - 9:05AM