Hear From Other Women
It is important to understand that you are not alone. This is why we make it as easy as possible to find the support you need to help you through this difficult time. The resources below will enable you to understand adoption from all perspectives, most importantly from birthmothers. These resources are intended to make your decision right for you and your baby. If you are already sure adoption is the right choice for you, we encourage you to contact an IAC counselor so that she can introduce you to our brand new social support network.
Why do birthmothers choose adoption? Read stories written by women who have chosen to place their babies for adoption. Each story is unique, portraying the strength and courage it takes to make an adoption plan and the rewards that follow.
Why do birthmothers heart adoption? Watch a short video testimonial on open adoption featuring birthmothers, their babies and the adoptive families. It shows the many faces of open adoption and each life that is touched. This video clip is also available on YouTube, check it out!
Magazine Archives. For more stories on open adoption and the lives affected by it, browse through our Open Adoption Magazine Archive. Articles cover every topic related to open adoption including expert advice, true-life stories, photos galore, and the latest adoption news and trends.