Thinking About Adopting or Giving Your Baby Up?

photo by JayGirlsMom

Today is National Adoption Day. It's an effort to raise awarness about the 129,000 children in foster care waiting to find permanent families.

If you're thinking about adopting or giving a child up for adoption, there are many groups here on CafeMom that you can look into such as, Touched by Adoption, Looking to Adopt, Birth Mothers of Open Adoption, Birth Moms, and more.

You can also contact JayGirlsMom, who's adorable little girl is shown here. She'd be happy to answer any questions you have about adopting.

And if you're in the process of adopting or know someone who is, check out 5 Things Never to Say to an Adoptive Parent.

If you're a birth mother who gave your baby up for adoption or is thinking about it, read, Thank You to My Little Boy's Birth Mom! by reenie63.

Are you thinking about adopting? Have you adopted? Are you a Birth Mother who gave your baby up for adoption? Please share your story.


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