When they first start to consider making an adoption plan, many women think “I don’t think I could give my baby away.” The truth is adoption isn’t giving your baby away. It’s providing your child with a lifestyle that you might not be able to provide at this point in your life: a stable family, and a future. No matter how many months along you are, considering your pregnancy options is hard. But, you always have choices. Nowadays, women doing adoption can take part in every aspect of the adoption process. You’re able to tailor your own adoption plan and have choices every step of the way.
Some of these choices include choosing the adoptive parents for your baby from a wide variety of couples, and the ability to meet in person. Also, you can get on-going updates through emails, letters, photos, and visits.
Find out more about how adoption works by getting your FREE copy of the short book, So I Was Thinking About Adoption…download your free copy by visiting FreeAdoptionBook.com. Please call Lifetime Adoption if you have questions: 1-800-923-6784.
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.