Celebrating National Adoption Day

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During the month of November, communities around the nation celebrate National Adoption month. Its purpose is to raise awareness of those children still in foster care awaiting permanent and loving families.

Wounded Veterans Bill Provides Fertility Benefits

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Earlier this year, Congress passed the Wounded Veterans Bill, which provides fertility benefits for servicemen and servicewomen who are unable to start a family due to injuries during their service.

Is a Birth Father’s Consent Needed to Legally Proceed with an Adoption?

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Adoption Without Father's Consent in Arizona

While some prospective birth fathers are supportive of a woman’s adoption plan, others are less involved and some even object to the adoption. Birth parents and adoptive families often wonder how the birth father might impact their adoption, especially if the birth mother is hoping to pursue adoption when the father is unknown, unsupportive or uninvolved in the process.