Adopting Parents

What Expecting Moms Look for in Adoptive Parents

As a family waiting to adopt a child, it’s easy to feel anxious. Once you’ve done your initial steps, and you’ve been approved for adoption, there’s not much else you can do until an expecting mom wants to connect with you.  That’s why it’s very important to give the best impression possible when you’re putting together …

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Adoption During COVID-19 – Choosing Hope is Still Here

In an effort to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the state of Ohio has been placed under a stay at home advisory. Schools are closed, events are cancelled, restaurants have shut their doors, and many offices are operating remotely.  It is the responsibility of all of us to help “flatten the curve” of this virus, making sure there’s …

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Adopting a Child Who Was Prenatally Exposed in Utero

Most children who are placed for adoption come from unplanned pregnancies. Sometimes, when an expecting mom is unaware she is pregnant, she may take substances that are very harmful to an unborn child. In certain instances, the expecting mom may be aware of the child and still continue an unhealthy lifestyle.  An unborn child depends on its mother for …

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What Does Ethical Adoption Mean?

There are around 3000 adoption agencies across the US. While all of them serve the same general function of finding homes for children, they go about doing so in different ways. At Choosing Hope Adoptions, we strive to provide ethical adoption services.  This means going above and beyond the basic duties required of an adoption agency and creating a system of support for …

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