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What Do Adoptive Families Think of Birth Moms?

What Do Adoptive Families Think of Birth Moms?

We felt early in our marriage God had plans for us to adopt a child into our family one day. Over the next seven years, we explored every form of adoption including international, domestic, and foster to adopt. We always had adoption on our minds but also assumed it would happen later in life. Meanwhile, […]

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CFS: Teen Pregnancy & Parenting Support

Caseworker Jasmine was in a meeting with an adoptive family when Donna told her she needed to take this call. A hospital social worker was on the phone from North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville. She quickly briefed Jasmine on why she was calling, and the urgency at which she needed a response. A […]

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Ashley: A Birth Mom’s Story

CFS received a call from a hospital social worker at Shands in Gainesville. She was with a mom who had just given birth and wanted information about adoption. We were on speakerphone so that this new mom could hear us. She didn’t have any specific questions, just wanted to know “how it works.” Caseworker Jasmine […]

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