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I have my first meeting with the adoption ageny thurs


(this thursday) excited and scared. have told almost nobody…because if anybody says anything negitive I may not go…and I think I need to try. I am obviously disabilied.I am recently widowd(that is the only real reason they could reject me.. and , in my opinion, it should only be temporarily-til I have a little more time to greive.) but after thrusday I need to start talking about it…I hope to adopt a older child…the ada says we can adopt if we are able to care for the child.. suppose that where they get you..can you care for the child?..but im sure most-if not all-can. or we wouldnt be here. now to convince them.

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Best of luck

Posted by Regina on Nov 11, 2013 at 7:52pm

You’re going to need to have a physical, and you will need a doctor’s note stating that your disability will not interfere with your ability to parent a child. That’s what we needed - I have a disability that isn’t obvious when you look at me.

Posted by rredhead on Nov 12, 2013 at 2:43am

something came up physically and iu cancelled but am about to try again6 months later. I was being cked out for so things that coulod havestopped the adoption.. but now im past them.. yea. i figured Id need my doc to tell them I could do this..thankyou. I know i can do this..

Posted by vrswesley on Mar 13, 2014 at 8:14am

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