Learning About Community Resources for Families

How To Help Your Friend Whose Little Child Has Died

Of course, there is almost always an element of sadness when somebody passes away. However, when a child dies, that feeling is usually intensified. Hard-to-answer questions are often asked: Why did he die without experiencing the rest of his or her own life? Why did this happen to me when I always took such good care of my little one?  Even though there may not be answers to those questions and others, from everyday one-on-one support from you to the suggestion of grief support meetings, there are ways you can help your friend whose little child has died.   Read More...

Starting Your Family? How to Find the Right Adoption Agency

Choosing to adopt a child is a wonderful way to start your family, but you'll want to make sure you choose the right licensed adoption agency before you begin the process. Here are a few helpful things to consider as you begin your journey to start a family. Network with Other Adoptive Parents Parents who have successfully adopted a child through an agency can provide you with lots of great information, both about the agency they chose and the process in general.   Read More...