Parenting an Adopted Child
About American Adoptions
Adoption Services - What's Required, What's Recommended
With adoption professionals offering so many different services, how do you know what adoption services are available to you, which ones you need, and who can truly offer the best services to help you achieve your adoption goals?. . . read more
The Differences Between Private and Foster Adoption
The differences between private adoption and foster care adoption are immense, and each has their own advantages and disadvantages, depending on your adoption goals.. . . read more
What is Independent Adoption?
It is up to you to decide if the lower cost of an independent adoption makes up for the responsibilities placed on you to find a match and ultimately finalize an adoption.. . . read more
This article discusses some of the most common myths about adoption and what the adoption statistics say about each.. . . read more
Learn which famous Hollywood actors, sports stars, politicians and other icons have been touched by adoption.. . . read more
Social Media and Adoption
When using social media, it’s important to remember that the adoption process is not only your story, but your child’s story, and the way you tell that story could impact all parties involved.. . . read more
Do Orphanages Still Exist in America?
While many children still need permanent homes, today’s domestic adoptions no longer involve traditional orphanages. Instead, U.S. orphanages have been replaced with the foster care system and private agencies.. . . read more
Military Adoption Information
American Adoptions has helped many military families realize their dreams of parenthood. As these families serve our nation, it is our pleasure to serve them as they begin their adoption journey.. . . read more