You are making one of the most selfless, courageous decisions a parent can make: giving your child a bright future and a loving family through adoption.
Fortunately, there are many families looking to adopt a newborn baby. With the right professional answering all your adoption questions, you can find people looking to adopt.
In this guide, you can find answers to questions many birth parents have already asked. Plus, you can find some suggestions on how to find people looking to adopt. If you want more information on how to find anyone willing to adopt a newborn baby, then you can fill out this contact form to speak with an adoption specialist today.
How to Find People Looking to Adopt [Birth Parent FAQs]
As a woman considering adoption, you are in complete control of your adoption process. You decide what environment your child will grow up in, and you decide which family is the best fit to raise your baby.
Whatever you want, or whatever is important to you, you can make it happen and find a family that meets your goals. We’re here to help you, too.
Below, you’ll find the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions from expectant parents who want to find people looking to adopt their baby.
“I Am Looking for Someone to Adopt My Baby; Can I Choose the Family?”
Yes, absolutely. When you are looking for someone to adopt your baby, you can choose the family. You can also choose how much contact you will have with them before and after the adoption is complete.
You are in control of your whole adoption process. It is always your right to select the adoptive parents you feel are best to care for and raise your baby. And, you stay in touch with them long after placement by choosing an open adoption.
There is a nearly endless list of families you can choose from. You can find:
- Married couples
- Single parents
- LGBTQ+ couples
- Families wanting to adopt a baby of your ethnicity
- And so many others
“Are There Families Waiting to Adopt?”
Many families wait months or even years for the opportunity to raise a child like yours. You can meet families waiting to adopt when you view their online profile.
“Where Can I Start Viewing Profiles of Couples Looking to Adopt a Baby?”
In general, when you’re looking at adoption profiles online, make sure it’s through a reputable licensed adoption agency.
All adoptive families that work with a reliable adoption agency are properly screened, so you know your child will be placed with a well-prepared family. If you see a family you have a good feeling about, then contact us today.
We know that finding adoptive parents for your baby is a difficult yet crucial choice. But, you’re not alone. Your baby’s future family is out there waiting for you to change their lives in the most beautiful way imaginable.
“How Quickly Can I Find People Looking to Adopt My Baby?”
An adoption professional can match you with an adoptive family immediately. But, if you’re looking for someone to adopt your child quickly, be sure to take your time, too. You’ll want to make sure you feel right about the adoptive family you’re choosing.
If you’re 100% certain about a family, then you can move forward with the match whenever you’re ready.
“What Traits Should I Look for in Adoptive Parents?”
Once you begin working with an adoption professional, they will help you create your adoption plan.
Every adoption is unique. And, you are in control of who adopts your child. You decide what to look for in an adoptive family.
When you’re viewing family profiles, you can filter your search through demographics like:
- Marital status
- And more
“Once I Find a Couple Looking to Adopt a Baby, What Should I Do Next?”
You’ll need to contact an adoption professional to handle the legal process. They’ll walk you through the adoption process from start to finish and answer all your questions.
Questions to Ask Couples Looking to Adopt
Once you feel confident about the family you’ve chosen for your baby, your adoption professional will set up an initial phone or Zoom call and moderate your conversations.
Although there are no right or wrong topics to discuss, below are some suggestions for what to ask adoptive parents:
- What made you decide you wanted to adopt?
- How did you and your spouse meet? (if applicable)
- What does a typical day look like for you? What about the weekends?
- Will there be a parent that stays home with the baby? If not, then what are your plans for childcare during the day?
- How much contact with me are you open to?
These conversations will help you build a connection, which will hopefully lead toward a match. You should always have a good feeling about the right family.
Contact an Adoption Specialist Today
Trying to find people looking to adopt your baby can seem overwhelming at first, but you don’t have to do it alone. Adoption specialists are available to guide you every step of the way.
Whether you know exactly what you’re looking for in an adoptive family, or you’re just beginning to think about the life you want for your child, you can start browsing adoptive parents’ profiles online at any time.
If you see a family that interests you, or if you would like help in your search for the perfect adoptive parents, then you can complete this contact form, and an adoption professional will reach out to you.