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Our journey to adopt from foster care has taken a few twists and turns.
Recent Blog Posts
We were sad that we couldn't adopt Alice, but happy that we got to be part of the foster adoption process for a very sweet and deserving little girl.
My husband and I always knew that we wanted to grow our family through adoption, but took time to carefully choose our route. Here's how we ultimately decided to adopt from U.S. foster care.
Our first placement after getting our licenses as foster parents was one week of respite care for an 11-month-old baby boy. It was the perfect way to ease into foster parenting.
How have we kept ourselves busy while we're waiting to adopt from foster care? Babies, case managers, birth family visits, and endless phone calls.
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