What Adoption Resources are Available With an Adoption Choices of Oklahoma Agency?
By Rose O’Connor
An unplanned pregnancy can be an emotional time, especially if you do not know where to start. You may be wondering what you should be doing when you are putting a child up for adoption. That is why Adoption Choices of Oklahoma is here to guide you through every step. We understand how stressful it can be to try to take in all of the information. We are here to support you and your baby.
Adoption Resources Offered by Adoption Choices of Oklahoma:
Adoption Choices of Oklahoma is here to provide you with so many resources on your journey. Our local agencies, such as Tulsa adoption agencies assist these resources. Here are some of the main resources we offer.
1. Our Adoption Agencies Offer Psychological Support
Adoption specialists may have experience in the field of social work. Therefore, many are qualified to assist you when you think about giving your baby up for adoption. Adoption specialists are also there to offer funding support for counseling and other assistance.
2. We Offer Financial Support For All Eligible Birth Mothers
Adoption Specialists assist with searching for any financial assistance if you need it. For instance, if you are in need of utilities, groceries, and housing, our ADoption Specialist will find aid for you.
3. Our Adoption Agencies Offer Legal Support
One of our adoption specialists can assist in putting you in touch with legal aid and inform them of your rights. Therefore this is why it is important to have your adoption specialist and your adoption firm’s legal aid right by your side throughout this process.
4. Our Adoption Agencies Will Make Sure to Assist with Accommodations
One of our adoption specialists can assist you with many accommodations. These accommodations include medical care and doctor’s appointments and help create an adoption plan. This includes transportation as well.
5. Adoption Choices of Oklahoma assist with Family Profiles and Interviews
Adoption Specialists plan interviews of the adoptive families. This helps them find and match your child and the family profiles. The adoption specialists then narrow down the interviews and meetings before finalizing a couple of families for you to choose from.
6. Adoption Choices of Oklahoma Assist in Post-partum Care
As mentioned before, if you are in need of any sort of accommodations, your adoption specialists can help establish and administer this assistance to you. These accommodations could include anything from what we previously mentioned before.
What Are the Steps of the Adoption Process, and How are These Resources Provided In The Process?
The adoption process contains detailed steps when you are putting a child up for adoption. It is broken down so that you can be able to understand the steps fully. We are here to support you no matter what.
Here are the steps of the adoption process and how the resources are being used before, during, and after the process.
Step 1: You Will Be Assigned an Adoption Specialist
After contacting Adoption Choices of Oklahoma, your adoption specialist will schedule a face-to-face appointment with you. Additionally, your adoption specialist will come to you. This allows her to get to know you more and for you to get to know her more as well. During your appointment, you will let us know the type of family you are looking for. You will also let us know if you need financial assistance or guidance in your medical background or if you have or need a doctor. Moreover, you can ask as many questions as you need to.
Step 2: After Your Meeting, We Will Assist You In Finding an Adoptive Family
These steps include the resource of assistance with the Adoptive Family Search. Your Adoption Specialist will help you set up a time for a meeting with you. This is so that you can view each family’s profile and decide which one is best for you and your child. However, If you do not like any of these families, please let your Adoption Specialist know so that we will present you with additional family profiles.
Once you are successfully matched with a family, your Adoption Specialist will help you by speaking with your chosen adoptive family on a call. You will then meet with the family face-to-face.
Step 3: The Continuation of the Support From your Adoption Specialist
This step includes the resource of assistance with financial support and legal support. Your Adoption Specialist will assist you in creating your hospital plan. Additionally, she will assist you with doctor appointments and provide transportation for other needs. Moreover, once a judge approves your expenses, your Adoption Specialist will pay your bills and provide you with gift cards for other needs.
Your Adoption Specialist will also be present during the birth. They are there to help you. Also, during this time, you can be with the baby and the adoptive family. After you leave the hospital, your Adoption Specialist will take you to court, where you will hand over your parental rights. Therefore, you can still see the baby and the adoptive family. Additionally, your ADoption Specialist will continue to support you.
Step 4: Your Adoption Specialist will Continue to Support You 8 Week After your Delivery
This step includes the resources of assistance in psychological support and postpartum care. Overall, you can still have access to counseling up to six months after your delivery. We are always here to support you. Moreover, you are able to see pictures, updates, and another contact from specifications on how open you want your adoption to be.
Adoption Choices of Oklahoma is Always Here for You
You are not alone in this journey. An unplanned pregnancy can be overwhelming and scary. That is why we are here to offer you any additional resources you need. We will make sure that you understand the adoption process. We will also make sure that your journey runs smoothly and that all of your questions will be assisted.
If you are a woman who is considering adoption, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.
Adoption Choices of Oklahoma is a private adoption agency licensed by the state of Oklahoma and a leader in the adoption community. We have been assisting birth parents, children, and adoptive families in Oklahoma for over 19 years. Our staff members are committed to providing an ethical, empowering, and personalized adoption experience to all involved in the adoption process. If you are currently in the process of adopting a baby and have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us.
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