Who Will Help Me Create An Adoption Plan in Colorado?
Are you experiencing an unexpected or unplanned pregnancy? Are you wondering what the next steps to be taken are? You might be feeling an overwhelming amount of emotions right now, and that is okay. It is perfectly normal to be feeling worried, scared, angry, etc. Many birth mothers experience those feelings in the beginning after just discovering they are pregnant. Unfortunately, not everyone has a support system they can turn to, or they do not feel comfortable sharing that kind of information with people. However, you always have us at Adoption Choices of Colorado. We can offer you that support system and a shoulder to lean on during this very emotional time. We can answer all your questions and provide you with all the important information to make the adoption process easier for you.
The best thing about having us as your Colorado adoption agency is we will help you create an adoption plan. Creating an adoption plan, in the beginning, will set you up for a successful adoption process. With Adoption Choices of Colorado, you will work with several adoption specialists who will go through all that should be included in your adoption plan. The most important thing you need to know right now is that you are not alone, and you will always have us in your corner.
What is Included in an Adoption Plan in Colorado?
When speaking with our adoption specialists, they will ask you several questions and help you organize your adoption plan so that it is unique to you. It should serve your interests and cater to your needs. We will go over the first thing if you need any financial assistance. There is no shame in needing or asking for help because everyone needs it from time to time. We will create a budget and figure out where you need the most financial aid if you do. Afterward, we will review prospective adoptive families and see who best matches your preferences and level of openness for the adoption. The level of openness will also be decided and included in your adoption plan. It is best to choose that early, so you and the adoptive family are on the same page throughout the process and post-placement. Finally, we will go over a hospital plan and discuss things like who you wish to be in the room with you during labor, medication, or something as simple as lighting. Your birth plan can include anything you wish, and anything you believe would make your birthing experience more comfortable for you.
What Happens After I Complete My Adoption Plan?
After you finish creating your adoption plan, you will begin the normal pregnancy journey. Your adoption plan is meant to help guide you along your Colorado adoption journey and serve as a reference if you need it. There might be hiccups along the way, or you do not know what to do in a certain situation. You have your adoption plan to refer to. It is meant to hold all the future answers to the questions that might arise. It is also supposed to be unique to you and your situation. Not every birth mother is in the same situation or under the same circumstances. While it is good to seek support from other birth mothers, you cannot always take to heart what they say because they are going through something completely different. The only thing most birth mothers have in common is that they are pregnant. Do not compare yourself or your adoption plan to others.
If you are still feeling worried or have doubts after creating your Denver adoption plan, you can reach out to our adoption specialists. You can change your adoption plan at any time, whether that is adding or taking away or changing it altogether. We understand that life happens and situations change, so never feel like you cannot reach out. Nothing is set in stone, and you have all the power. Until your child is born and placed with their adoptive family, they are still yours, and you are able to make the calls on their behalf. We do not want you to feel any negative emotions during your pregnancy, which is why we offer emotional support counseling whenever you need it.
If you are facing an unplanned pregnancy and want to learn more about your adoption options, contact Adoption Choices of Colorado by email, phone, or text: Email Us, Text us: 720-371-1099, Call us: 303-670-4673 (HOPE). If you are hoping to adopt, please contact us here.
Meet the Author: Gabriella Dobson was born and raised in Ohio. She is currently a senior at Miami University majoring in professional writing with a focus on editing. She also minors in criminology and general business. She is a skilled barista and enjoys sipping her coffee with a good book in her hand. She is passionate about helping others and making a difference in the lives around her. With her involvement in St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Women Helping Women, she is able to provide resources for those in need of support.