The UFA Colorado chapter recently had a birth parent retreat. It was a great success. Here is what just a couple of the birth mothers had to say about the event. At first I was apprehensive about going to the UFA retreat. Was I going to be judged? I didn’t really know anyone, what was […]
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 […]
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 […]
My name is Jess Urban – wife, mother to a rambunctious 2-year old daughter – Adalynn Zoe, and birthmother to my first born daughter- Celine “Zoe” Grace, age 12. My journey to motherhood has not been an easy one. I had the opportunity to become a mother at the tender age of 17. However, I […]
We had a fantastic birth mother retreat. Check out some of these pictures and we hope to have all you birth mothers join us next year.
I had an amazing experience last week where I was able to meet with another birth mom. Something special about the two of us is we both placed our babies with the same family. She placed three years before my son went to his adoptive family and was part of the reason I picked them […]
Lynisha is a beautiful 10 year old girl with energy to spare. This sweet, likeable, smart girl loves to paint, color and play games. she can often be found singing and dancing around the house. She is doing well in 4th grade with and IEP (Individual Education Plan) that will probably need to continue after placement. […]
United for Adoption: • Gives voice, to birth parents who placed for adoption. • Gives adoptive children, birth parents and adoptive parents the opportunity to interact in healthy ways through social activities, promotional events and educational forums. • Allows questions from the community to be answered by those who have been touched personally by adoption. […]
Alyssa Diaz, Miss Eagle Mountain, put together a fun run to benefit a adoptive family with their adoption expenses. She did an amazing job and we had a great turn out! Thanks Alyssa for all your hard work! Here are a few photos from the fun run!