Adoption Post Placement Support Resources
It is not uncommon for birth mothers to be in need of support after they have placed a baby for adoption. It is a difficult choice to make and can leave you with questions and concerns about the future. Whether you simply wish to have someone to talk to, or are in need of answers in regards to the adoption, Adoption Choices of Texas is here to help. We have put together a list of support resources and tips about how to best handle the post adoption process.
Keep in mind that many birth mothers feel uncertain after an adoption has taken place, and that there is no shame in seeking answers and help. Please don’t hesitate to contact us at 888-307-3340, text us at 888-307-3340, or email us here regardless of the reason.
- Support Groups
There are support groups nationwide that allow birth mothers to grow and recover together during the post-adoption process. Many birth mothers have found that by sharing their stories and connecting with other mothers they have been able to find the best path forward.
- Ways to connect remotely
There are Facebook groups and other social media groups dedicated to helping anyone involved in the adoption process connect and grow together.
- Ideologies to Adopt
In order to move forward and maintain a healthy mindset, it is important that you recognize a few things about the choice you have made:
- Regardless of your situation, know that you have made the best decision for your child. Not only will they grow up in a healthy and happy home, but you have provided their parents with the most valuable gift in the world.
- You can still be a part of their life. Even if you chose a closed adoption, there are still ways to keep up with your child as they grow. By working with the adoption agency you chose, and your child’s adoptive parents, you can continue to receive information about their life and achievements.
- Our agency
Adoption Choices of Texas is an organization that helps birth mothers connect with adoptive families in order to find the best home for their child. We are available 24/7 to support you and can answer any questions that you have. Even if you simply wish to discuss your options, we are here for you.
Post Adoption Support Resources
No matter your situation, know that there are countless others who have felt as you do. Talk with your friends and family, as well as any of the amazing people that help run the support resources mentioned, and you will make it through this. You are not alone.
As an expectant woman or birth parent, to learn more about adoption, contact Adoption Choices of Texas. You can call us at 888-307-3340, text us at 888-307-3340, or email us here. If you are hoping to adopt, please visit us here. We look forward to helping you through your adoption journey!
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