THE HEART TO HEART BLOG

Adoption is a lifelong journey, and so is adoption education.  We've written these posts to help you along your way.  Please enjoy, and let us know what you think in the comments section.

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Australia Legislative Councillor Pushing for Incentives for Adoption over Abortion

In politics, the question over adoption over abortion is rarely, if ever,  brought up. Logically, you would think more politicians would push the idea of placing unwanted children with loving, wanting families. But, in the U.S., the issue is too often seen as black and white; either/or with no middle ground.
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27 Year Old Adoptee Donates Kidney to Adoptive Mom

This is one Mother’s Day give that Ingeborg McIntosh will never forget. Diagnosed with poly-cystic kidney disease, she would need a kidney transplant to save her life.
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The Call…

Are there certain things you wish you’d known before you received The Call? No matter how long a family has been waiting, when they finally receive The Call, their homes inevitably look like the departure scene in one of our favorite movies, “Home Alone”.  Most people are usually rushing around, missing things, but usually not…
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Heart to Heart: Providing Services to Birthmothers

Heart to Heart is a Utah adoption agency that works with birthmothers who are experiencing unplanned pregnancies. Heart to Heart strives to help birthmothers make the most out of their situations, helping provide placement for their babies, while offering a wide array of services to birthmothers. Heart to Heart has on-staff counselors that help birthmothers…
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Why Parents Adopt

There are endless reasons why people decide to adopt children over having their own biological babies. Whether a person is married or unmarried, the simple desire to have a family of their own often leads people to consider the adoption process. Many of these people are not able to have a natural family via traditional…
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Essential Tips for Adoptive Parents

Heart to Heart specializes in open adoption and private adoption in Utah. With a special emphasis on working with unplanned pregnancies and providing abortion alternatives, they strive to help people become adoptive parents. Adoptive parents often read a number of books, online advice and turn to other parents for parenting tips. In fact, there is…
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The Dreaded False Start

This is one of those delicate and uncomfortable subjects to address: a failed placement. Those of us who are adoptive parents know – the light at the end of the tunnel is totally worth it – parenthood! But the journey is filled with twists and turns, and, possibly, a major detour. The bad news: sometimes…
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