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how did you choose from all the different choices that are available for your adoption journey??

agency, adoption attorney, online advertising, or a facilatator?


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waitingmomtobe

Asked by waitingmomtobe at 11:25 PM on Oct. 15, 2008 in Adoption

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  • We knew that we didn't want the feeling of "buying" a baby by paying thousands upon thousands of dollars so we discovered that fostering to adopt was the route for us.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:14 AM on Oct. 16, 2008

  • We wanted a baby to bring home and not have to worry about whether or not he/she would go back to his/her biological parents and we heard about an agency that had a really good track record of matching pretty quickly, so we went through that agency and were matched in 4 months.
    AllAboutKeeley

    Answer by AllAboutKeeley at 1:06 PM on Oct. 16, 2008

  • I explored all the options and really it was by the orchestration of God that we were put on the path of international adoption.
    joy2bamom

    Answer by joy2bamom at 6:50 PM on Oct. 17, 2008

  • First, remember that any fees are to pay expenses - agency fees, medical exams, etc.

    Adoptive Families magazine puts together a really comprehension adoption guide each year. They cover all types and even provide information about agencies around the country. You might find it in a bookstore magazine section. You could also try their website.
    DTLona

    Answer by DTLona at 11:17 PM on Oct. 17, 2008

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