I Chose Adoption

Annaleece Merrill cringes, “Why did you give your baby up?” It’s not just the “give up” part that makes her wince, but it’s often hard for her to explain. However, an open book and in hopes to help other birth mothers, she shares 3...

Thankful for Adoption

We at Adoption Choices of Kansas are especially thankful today because we get to spend time with our family AND building your family! We are thankful and grateful to our birth mothers, birth parents, beautiful children, and all people on your adoption journey....

Open Adoption

Openness in adoption refers to the amount of contact among birth parents, adoptive parents, and the adopted child. The amount of contact may vary from family to family and, within a family, may change over time. This communication may range from little or no contact;...

Save the Adoption Tax Credit

The Adoption Tax Credit Working Group is working hard to SAVE the Adoption Tax Credit and we can all take part… There is currently a bill proposed from the House that would eliminate the adoption tax credit for 2018. It is not clear whether families who have...

Interesting Adoption Facts

Adoption is a rich and unique lifestyle for many people. In fact, there is a large, diverse adoption community that is plugged into all the wonderful, messy, and interesting aspects of adoption. What many people don’t know is that there is more to adoption than...

November is National Adoption Month!

November is National Adoption Month!! November is National Adoption Month. We invite all our friends to promote awareness through events and campaigns, social media posts, gatherings and celebrations, and simple everyday activities. There are so many opportunities to...

When Can I Decide to Place My Baby?

Sterling Bo Lloyd placed her son for adoption in February 2010 and has since been a strong advocate in the adoption community. As published on adoption.com, she shares her story: “As I write this, I keep thinking back to a sweet girl I met in an expectant...

Being Normal Again

We often hear stories of transformation and change after pregnancy and choosing placement through adoption. While grieving the loss of your child is inevitable, there is hope for a new you to arise, a new normal. And it can be whatever and whoever you want it to be!...

Stories From Birth Mothers

FREE eBOOK DOWNLOAD Stories From Birth Mothers Are you considering adoption for your baby? Real women. Real stories. Find out what placement means to 23 women who chose to place a child for adoption. These are true stories told by real women who found themselves in a...