1000 Hastings Street
Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone: 231.947.8110
Fax: 231.947.3522

Our Pledge to Birth Parents

You are entitled to…

  • Respect, compassion, and acceptance as you explore your best plan for your baby.
  • Receive unbiased counseling from a qualified counselor.
  • Have your choices honored.

And if you choose adoption to…

  • Receive ongoing counseling, guidance, and support throughout the process.
  • Meet as many families from the adoptive family pool as you like.
  • Choose your child’s adoptive family from our pool of all available families.
  • Review the adoptive family’s home study and portfolio.
  • Receive guidance as you develop a relationship with the adoptive family.
  • Develop a plan with the adoptive family for a satisfying, ongoing relatoinship.
  • Create the birth plan.
  • Sign adoption consents when you’re ready.
  • To feel welcomed, honored, and valued.
  • Stay connected to your child and the adoptive parents.
  • Receive ongoing consultation and guidance from the agency.
  • If you're a birth father, to be included, heard, and valued.