Adoption Books

7 Books for Adoptive Parents If you’re considering adoption as a way to build your family, or you’ve applied to adopt and been matched with a child. Perhaps you already have an adopted child at home or you yourself are adopted… There’s plenty to read regarding...

How to Cope After Adoption

A birth mother spends nine months carrying a baby inside, a baby whom she grows to love. Then she gives birth and goes home without that baby. There’s a ton of thought that gets poured into such a decision, and a birth mom can only prepare herself so much for the...

Myths About Adoption

6 Myths About Giving a Baby up for Adoption Adoption Myth #1: You must sign paperwork immediately after the baby is born. This is not true. Every state has laws about how soon a woman can give her baby up for adoption. The laws are there to protect you from signing...

Choices in Adoption

In the early days of adoption, the process was very secretive and women were looked down upon. Adoptions were closed and brought shame on both the birth mother and family of the birth mother. Thank goodness those days of judgement are gone! Today, modern adoption is a...

Birth Mother Expenses

When a birth mother reaches out to an adoption agency for help creating her adoption plan, she is typically in a situation where she will need some financial support for her pregnancy-related expenses, if allowed by state law. Adoption Choices of...

The Adoption Process

The Adoption Process STEP 1 | CONTACT ADOPTION CHOICES OF KANSAS Toll-Free 877-903-4488 STEP 2 | SCHEDULE INITIAL MEETING Birth Parent Counselor can come to you STEP 3 | COMPLETE PAPERWORK Birth Parent Counselor will provide you with all the necessary paperwork....

Don’t Keep Adoptee’s in the Dark

As shared by the New York Times, Gabrielle Glaser writes, “Tim Monti-Wohlpart could see the differences between him and his adoptive family from an early age. He had olive skin and black hair; they were fair. But he wasn’t compelled to seek more information...

Gay Adoption

Adoption Choices of Kansas promotes same sex adoption and we will never discriminate! For many, LGBT adoption is still a new concept, and the image of a “perfect” family includes a mother and a father of opposite sexes. We know this is a just a stereotype. Today, more...