BIRTH MOM NIGHT OUT IS COMING UP ON MAY 11th

PREGNANT & CONSIDERING ADOPTION

Are you pregnant – or have a newborn baby? Deciding to make an adoption plan for your baby is an extremely heavy and burdensome decision. We’ve worked with many expectant families who’ve made the choice to proceed with adoption and some who didn’t. 

We understand the importance of having all the information and support you need to make a decision. Ultimately, our goal is to help you make the decision that is right for you and your family.

SERVICES WE PROVIDE:

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CONFIDENTIAL SUPPORT

There will always be someone on the other end of the line. You can call 479-755-4146. We are here to listen and help.

PERSONALIZED PLAN

You are in control. We help you prepare hospital and birth plans. Who do you want in the room? What would you like your time in the hospital to look like? What happens after birth? It’s your choice and we will walk through every step with you.

ADVOCATE SUPPORT

Our advocates are here to help you with transportation to medical appointments and other social services. They are here to help you along the way, be your friend, mentor, or sidekick.

CONNECTION TO RESOURCES

Let’s start planning for your life goals. We will help connect you with local resources that will allow you to work toward and reach those goals.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Having stable housing, a career, resources for your family, being sure of your future is what we hope you’ll find during this process. There are resources throughout to help you reach these goals.

LEGAL COUNSEL AND REPRESENTATION

You receive your own attorney! They are there to offer advice throughout the process, inform you of your legal rights and be another member of your support team.

STEPS OF THE PROCESS

From the moment you consider adoption until the process is complete and beyond. Our goal is your support, not only for adoption or parenting, but for the bigger dreams you have for yourself.

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STEP 1
Gather all the information necessary for an informed choice.
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STEP 2
Meet with a Shared Beginnings Care Team member.
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STEP 3
Set My Goals and See how Shared Beginnings can help me.
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STEP 4
Review Hopeful Adoptive Parents profiles and select a family.
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STEP 5
Meet with the family and begin a relationship for a lifetime.
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STEP 6
Create a Hospital Plan and a Post Birth Plan

EXPECTANT MOM FAQs

We know you probably have a ton of questions! That’s why we have created an Expectant Mom Frequently Asked Questions page to help you gather all the necessary information you need to make an informed decision. These questions come from previous expectant moms who have been in the same shoes as you.

ADOPTION STORIES

However unique your circumstances are, you are never alone in your challenges and victories. Somewhere out there is someone who has felt the same way you do now, and we hope these stories can reveal this one simple truth –  Nothing lasts forever, this too shall pass.

REFER SOMEONE

If you’d like to refer someone, please fill out this form and email to letschat@sharedbeginnings.org.