Adoption Truth: Learning the Facts Will Help You Decide

by | Nov 17, 2017 | Birth Parent Blog

learning about modern adoption onlineThe truth is, only you can decide if adoption’s best for your situation and for your baby. Learning the facts about modern adoption will help as you make this decision.

Today, we’re sharing a quick video with you about how you can get the facts you need to make this important choice!

If you’ve just started to think about adoption, you might feel more comfortable learning about it online. Then, when you feel ready, you can call Lifetime for info on getting started with an adoption plan. Lifetime Adoption’s phone number is 1-800-923-6784. In the meantime, here are some links to learn more about modern adoption online:

“I’m about to start college and just found out I’m pregnant. I don’t know if I want adoption, but I’m not ready to add a baby to my life,” says Keri, 17.

Know that it’s never too late to choose adoption for your child, so make sure to take however long you need to decide if adoption’s for you. Lifetime isn’t here to pressure you into choosing adoption, or to rush you!

The best way to make this important decision is to get informed. Whether or not you end up choosing adoption, take time to make a plan that will help you provide the life you want for your baby, and create a future for yourself.

Here’s a short video that shares how you can learn about modern adoption:

Adoption Truth – College Bound, Research Adoption from Lifetime Adoption on Vimeo.

Heather Featherston
Written by Heather Featherston

As Vice President of Lifetime Adoption, Heather Featherston holds an MBA and is passionate about working with those facing adoption, pregnancy, and parenting issues. Heather has conducted training for birth parent advocates, spoken to professional groups, and has appeared on television and radio to discuss the multiple aspects of adoption. She has provided one-on-one support to women and hopeful adoptive parents working through adoption decisions.

Since 2002, she has been helping pregnant women and others in crisis to learn more about adoption. Heather also trains and speaks nationwide to pregnancy clinics to effectively meet the needs of women who want to explore adoption for their child. Today, she continues to address the concerns women have about adoption and supports the needs of women who choose adoption for their child.

As a published author of the book Called to Adoption, Featherston loves to see God’s hand at work every day as she helps children and families come together through adoption.

Read more about Heather Featherston


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