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I Had An Amazing Experience Last Week…birth mom to birth mom!

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 […]

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Lynisha is Searching for a Forever Family-Matching Mondays

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.   […]

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Support Children and Families touched by Adoption through NCFA

I serve on the Board of Directors for the National Council for Adoption. It is my privilege to stand with NCFA in helping to support children and families touched by adoption. Many of you understand the importance of children having permanent families. For this reason and for many more we hope you will join us […]

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Join us for our 2015 “Hearts United” National Adoption Conference

Date: October 30, 2015 Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Location: Little America in Salt Lake City, UT Conference Schedule: Click Here… Come join the Adoption community. Lots of education workshops such as: Infant Adoption, Birth Parent Panel, International Adoption and Adoption through Foster Care Adoption Venders: Keynote speaker: Nicoleen Peck, World Renownd Parenting Advocator […]

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Why Join UFA?

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. […]

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Valeries Adoption Story

Here’s an adoption story from one of our members!

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Miss Eagle Mountain Miss Utah Alyssa Diaz

Miss Eagle Mountain, Alyssa Diaz competes in Miss Utah | Platform is adoption

Alyssa Diaz, Miss Eagle Mountain 2014, is the sweetheart of the Utah Adoption community. She believes in promoting the positive benefits of adoption. She has witnessed first-hand the love between adoptive and birth families. Alyssa’s Mother is a Birth Mother who placed her baby in an open adoption years before it was a popular to […]

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Lorenzo Just Wants a Family-Matching Mondays

 Lorenzo is 16 years old, working hard in the 11th grade and doing well. This soft spoken child often expresses himself through his talent of art. Although he enjoys spending time with his friends and peers, Lorenzo thrives on one-on-one adult attention. Lorenzo can often be found playing soccer and football, or skateboarding and snowboarding. Lorenzo […]

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McKayla Needs a Forever Family | Matching Monday

McKayla is a beautiful, determined 17 year old girl looking for a forever family. McKayla dreams of becoming a chef and has already demonstrated a real niche for cooking. She is also interested in cosmetology school. Among her many interests and talents are music, singing, swimming, dancing and zumba.  She loves animals and hopes for a dog […]

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United for Adoption Fun Run | Miss Eagle Mountain Alyssa Diaz

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!

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