Seven ways to welcome a child in foster care into your home
You’ll learn simple actions to prepare for a new foster placement, such as preparing their bedroom, how to talk to children already in the house, and how to ask for help.
Navigating the dramatic decline in infant adoption: How Bethany is responding and shifting
In response to the declining number of infants available for adoption, Bethany is shifting programming and investing in services that safely keep families together.
Loving a child will change your life
When considering adoption, prospective parents may be looking (consciously or unconsciously) for a child who will “fit” their family. But waiting children in foster care need families who will make room for them and welcome them as they are.
Is my open adoption safe?
Adoptive parents may wonder if it’s safe for their child to have an open relationship with birth parents who have a history of substance use. These questions and tips will help you set boundaries and adjust expectations.
Caring Connection grant supports Peyton’s medical needs
When Peyton was born, his adoptive parents quickly learned they would need to alter their financial plans to provide for his medical needs. That’s when Bethany donors stepped in.