What Is The Texas Fetal Heartbeat Bill?
The Fetal Heartbeat bill was passed in Texas on September 1, 2021. The bill states that you can not have an abortion in Texas if a fetal heartbeat is detected. This is usually about six weeks into pregnancy. For most women, that is about two weeks after a missed period and usually before they discover their unplanned pregnancy. This law will reduce the number of women who can get an abortion in Texas, and medical professionals who do not abide by the law will face strict penalties.
What Are My Unplanned Pregnancy Options?
With this law being passed, you and other birth mothers have two options. You can go the route of parenting and raise your child with your partner, supporting family members or yourself. By choosing to parent, you become responsible for your child and their care. Your other option is adoption. By choosing one of our private adoption agencies in Texas, you will select an adoptive family or parent to care for your child after they are born. Once your child is born and handed to the adoptive family or parent of your choice, they will become responsible for the child and their care. With this law being passed, you are now the only one that can decide on parenting or adoption.
If I Choose Adoption in Texas, When should I?
There is no right or wrong time to go with the adoption process. It is important for you to consider your options and look into them before deciding on which one you want to pursue. You can decide on adoption in Texas whenever you feel ready to. Here at Adoption Choices of Texas, we have experience with early adoptions, hospital adoptions, and after-birth adoption. We can help guide you and support you on your adoption journey. You can contact us when you are ready to begin your adoption journey.
What Is Adoption In Texas Like?
Adoption in San Antonio and all throughout Texas is a wonderful process and experience. If you decide to work with us here at Adoption Choices of Texas, we will make sure that you have a wonderful adoption process and experience. Our staff will help guide you and support you during your pregnancy and the adoption process. You will have the final say on all the steps of the adoption process. Our staff is simple here to provide you with all the information you need for each step of the process and to answer any questions you may have. We will not make a decision for you because we want you to feel safe, secure, and comfortable with your adoption plan. We also want your adoption plan to be what you think is best for your unborn baby and that you think it ensures their future. By the end of the process, you will have your adoption vision for your unborn baby, a lifelong connection with your adoptive family and us, or the parent and the baby if you choose to set up that kind of communication.
Adoption Choices of Texas, We Are Here To Support You
With this new law in Texas, we know it can be stressful for you and other birth mothers. If you decide on adoption in Texas and to work with us, we will do our best to make sure you have everything you need to feel comfortable and supported during your unplanned pregnancy and your adoption journey. If you are in a tight spot financially, we can help you find an affordable and caring doctor. Adoption Choices of Texas and help you with grocery shopping and even helping you find a more comfortable and suitable living condition. We want you to have a wonderful pregnancy and adoption experience, along with making sure that you are getting the proper medical care for both your baby and you.
You Still Have Options With This Bill
Here at Adoption Choices of Texas, we know that you and many others will feel lost and out of options with the passing of this bill. That is not true. You still have parenting and adoption in Texas. If you decide on adoption in Texas, we hope that you choose to work with us. You can contact us when you have made your decision, and you feel ready. You can find all of our contact information on our website.
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!
Adoption Choices of Texas es la única agencia de adopción con servicios completamente en esapñol en el estado de Texas. Si está embarazada y necesita ayuda, llámenos o envíenos un mensaje de texto y uno de nuestros especialistas en adopción podrá ayudarlo. Para obtener más información sobre el proceso de adopción como una mujer embarazada o una madre biológica, comuníquese con Adoption Choices of Texas. Para español llamar: 888-510-5029
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