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24 04, 2019

AFTH TV Recognizes National Infertility Awareness Week In Latest Episode

By |2019-04-24T10:34:05-04:00April 24th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents|Comments Off on AFTH TV Recognizes National Infertility Awareness Week In Latest Episode

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW). National Infertility Awareness Week was founded in 1989 by RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association. The goal of NIAW is to get rid of the stigma surrounding infertility by raising awareness about the disease. By encouraging others to speak out about the disease, we will learn that the [...]

19 04, 2019

Celebrating Birth Mothers This Upcoming May

By |2019-04-19T10:58:29-04:00April 19th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, For Pregnant Women|Comments Off on Celebrating Birth Mothers This Upcoming May

Mother’s Day is a special day to honor the woman in your life who has raised and cared for you throughout the years. One of the many benefits of open adoption is that it allows the possibility for all parties to form a relationship. When the birth parents and adoptive parents work together in a [...]

10 04, 2019

Adopting A Child On The Autism Spectrum: Key signs for early intervention

By |2019-04-05T14:40:52-04:00April 10th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, For Pregnant Women|Comments Off on Adopting A Child On The Autism Spectrum: Key signs for early intervention

The Autism Society held the first National Autism Awareness month in April 1970. The purpose of National Autism Awareness month is to educate others about autism spectrum disorders. During the 70s and 80s 1 out of every 2,000 children were diagnosed with autism. Today the CDC reports that 1 in every 59 children are somewhere [...]

3 04, 2019

Adoption News: Spring 2019

By |2019-04-03T11:19:14-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Newsletter|Comments Off on Adoption News: Spring 2019

Download PDF Articles Include: Unheard Voices of Birth Mothers On Your Mark, Get Set, Go Register....Find her Footing 5K Presenting Spring 2019 Birth Parent Scholarship Winner Book Review: All You Can Ever Know Annual Summer Picnics Now Accepting Photos for 2020 AFTH Calendar Classes Designed for Adoptive Parents Child Tax Credit In Every Issue: Agency News, [...]

3 04, 2019

The Unheard Voice Of A Birth Mother: Introducing Mary

By |2019-03-19T13:38:52-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, For Pregnant Women|Comments Off on The Unheard Voice Of A Birth Mother: Introducing Mary

Mary's Journey Nobody ever “chooses” to face an unplanned pregnancy. As a woman, finding out you are pregnant unexpectedly can be scary, overwhelming and even confusing. Finding the right support to allow yourself to make a conscious decision about what is in the best interest of that child is crucial. Choosing adoption is not an [...]

27 03, 2019

7th Annual Find Her Footing 5K Walk, Run & Kids Dash

By |2019-03-27T10:08:39-04:00March 27th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, News & Announcements|Comments Off on 7th Annual Find Her Footing 5K Walk, Run & Kids Dash

Same race, new place and great sponsors! Adoptions From The Heart will host its 7th Annual Find Her Footing 5k on Sunday, April 28, 2019. Registration  kicks off at 8:30 am that day at the new race location West Laurel Hill in Bala Cynwyd, PA. Throughout the day, participants will enjoy a lively atmosphere amongst [...]

20 03, 2019

How Late Is Too Late To Make An Adoption Plan?

By |2019-03-18T15:48:47-04:00March 20th, 2019|Adoptions, For Pregnant Women|Comments Off on How Late Is Too Late To Make An Adoption Plan?

Sometimes expecting parents do not realize they are well, expecting until they are past the 24 week mark. There are many reasons why a woman could mistake the typical signs of pregnancy for something else. Before passing judgement, check out this article from Bustle “5 Reasons Women Can Be Pregnant & Not Know It.” What [...]

13 03, 2019

How Do I Know If My Baby Will Be Safe With Their Adoptive Family?

By |2019-03-07T15:33:31-04:00March 13th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, For Pregnant Women|Comments Off on How Do I Know If My Baby Will Be Safe With Their Adoptive Family?

As an expecting parent it is easy to feel like you are “taking a leap of faith” picking your child’s adoptive family. An expecting parent may like that the prospective adoptive parents can provide the baby opportunities, necessities that they can not offer their baby at the given moment. However, it is not uncommon for [...]

6 03, 2019

Show Your Support for the Birth Mothers of the Delaware Birth Parent Support Group

By |2019-03-01T15:12:10-04:00March 6th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, News & Announcements|Comments Off on Show Your Support for the Birth Mothers of the Delaware Birth Parent Support Group

Through a generous donation To say it was an honor to film the Delaware birth parent support group sessions would be an understatement. We have so much respect for those birth mothers for using their voice and allowing themselves to be vulnerable for the purpose of showing others they are not alone. It is no [...]

27 02, 2019

Mark Your Calendars for the WeeUsables Consignment Event March 13th-16th

By |2019-02-27T09:34:16-04:00February 27th, 2019|Adoptions, For Adoptive Parents, For Pregnant Women, News & Announcements|Comments Off on Mark Your Calendars for the WeeUsables Consignment Event March 13th-16th

Adoptions From The Heart is proud to partner with WeeUsables Consignment Event in Lancaster, PA this March. From March 13th-16th, event-goers will enjoy huge savings on everything for babies and kids – up to 90% off retail with prices starting at $1. All clothes and toys will be organized by gender and size, with items [...]