Reasons People Adopt

Common Reasons People Adopt

Each adoptive parent has their own reason for adopting. However, the following are some of the most common reasons for individuals and couples to adopt a child:

  • They are the 1 in 8 couples who cannot get pregnant due to infertility
  • They have medical reasons why it would not be safe to carry a child through pregnancy
  • They are single and would love to be a parent
  • They are a gay or lesbian couple who need adoption to become parents
  • They have always loved adoption and prefer it as the way to start or expand their family

Old School vs. Modern Adoption
Adoption Lawyers vs. Facilitators vs. Agencies
Birth Mother Bill of Rights
Resources Available
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