When I ask families how they are adjusting at home with their new child, they will often state, almost as an apology, “All we do is play; we are just playing.” When I hear this answer I want to shout from the rooftops “Hooray! Hooray! Hooray! They are engaging in play!” Play is the most
The Need Women who are facing unplanned or crisis pregnancies can often feel hopeless. As a result of varying circumstances, these women often question whether parenting is best for them or their child. Some women are led to believe that abortion is the only option to parenting and are often unaware of the option of
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2,144 orphaned and vulnerable children were impacted through (un)adopted® in 2016.
144 birthmothers were served and 21 statewide families completed their adoptions in 2016.
1,062 families received counseling, education, and support through Lifeline’s post adoption team in 2015.
288 children found their forever families through international adoption in 2016.