Vivian is Searching for Her Forever Family

Vivian is active and athletic, and channels her energy into her favorite hobby: dancing. With a great sense of humor, you’ll often hear her sharing a laugh with others. Playing ...

Moses, a natural performer with a knack for singing and dancing, and is searching for his forever home!

  Moses is a natural performer with a knack for singing and dancing! He loves music, listening to someone play the piano, and exercising his great sense of humor. This ...

The Happiest Times or The Hardest Times

THE HAPPIEST TIMES OR THE HARDEST TIMES By Kathy Searle, CSW In general, many parents feel a great amount of stress during the holidays. For first time parents, and even those of ...

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Did You Miss the 2016 United For Adoption Conference?

This year’s United For Adoption was a great success. It was a ...

Birth Parent Retreat – Colorado Chapter

The UFA Colorado chapter recently had a birth parent retreat. It was ...

Thermometer of our Love

Just tonight my 10 year old son said, “So why did you ...

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The Happiest Times or The Hardest Times

By Kathy Searle, CSW In general, many parents feel a great amount of stress during the holidays. For first time parents, and even those of us who have experienced many holidays together as a family, these can be stressful times. We want to create that magic we dreamed about or even experienced when we were […]

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Adoption is Brutiful.

Glennon Doyle Melton said it best. “Life is never all brutal or all beautiful. It’s both, all the time. Life is brutiful.” This is most certainly true for adoption. The overwhelming brutality and pure majesty it brings will perhaps provide you with a new perspective on life that few others experience. When we choose this […]

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5 Things to Do Before You Adopt

I did none of these things. I learned the hard way. I had to backtrack and figure these things out after we had adopted and experienced some of the most gut-wrenching days I’ll ever face. I believe there were many reasons I learned these lessons in this manner. I understand it served a purpose. But […]

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UFA National Conference “Together We Rise” November 17, 2017

Are you looking forward to our 2017 UFA National Conference “Together We Rise” on November 17? We sure are! Check out this video to see all the fun we had at last year’s conference! We’ll see you on November 17!       Register for this great event here.

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2017 UFA National Conference – Together We Rise – November 17

2017 UFA National Conference – Together We Rise November 17 Kirton & McConkie @ Key Bank Tower, 36 S. State St. Suite 1900 Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States The annual United for Adoption Conference is scheduled for November 17th, 2017. We will be offering education classes pertaining to Infant Adoption, Birth Parent Panels, […]

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Matching Monday: Taylor is searching for a forever family!

Taylor sees the world through the eyes of an artist! She has a talent for drawing and a passion for many forms of art. Listening to music is an activity that brings Taylor happiness, especially when accompanied by a yoga class or a nice long walk. Two of her favorite things are McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets […]

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Join us for our 2016 “Hope Anchors” National Adoption Conference

Date: November 12, 2016 Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Location: Key Bank Tower, Salt Lake City Cost: Starting at $30.00   The annual United for Adoption Conference is scheduled for November 12th, 2016. We will be offering education classes pertaining to Infant Adoption, Birth Parent Panels, International Adoption and Adoption through Foster Care. We hope you save […]

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Easter Egg Hunt Pictures

We had a blast at this years UFA Easter Egg hunt.  Here’s a bunch of pictures from the day.  Thanks to all who came and supported!

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My Journey As An Adoptee and Birth Mother

My name is Suzy, and I’m an adoptee and a birth mother. From the time I was just a little girl I knew that I was adopted. It was something that was often talked about in our house. I always knew that I could ask questions when I had them and that I would get […]

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Our Adoption Story – Brandon

I was just an average baby in all ways but, the day I was placed in my adoptive mother’s arms, by my birth mother, I was the world’s most amazing boy! At three days old, my life changed directions in a way I could not comprehend in my infancy. My parents raised me in a […]

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