My Journey with Adoptions

My first day as an intern at Family to Family Adoptions was a crazy one. I did not know what to expect, and I definitely did not expect what happened. That first day I was told a recent story about … Continue reading

Charli’s Super Big Family Tree: A children’s book on open adoptions by Toni Serena

Most adoptive families worry about the prospect of an open adoption. They wonder how they will explain the birth family to their child, if the birth family will take over their roles as parents, etc. Adoptive mother Toni Serena was … Continue reading

An Intern’s Perspective on Adoption

For those of you who don’t know me my name is Raquel. I recently began my internship at Family to Family Adoptions around the end of August. I attend UT and am currently in my last semester of college. I … Continue reading

The Meaning of Family to Family

The process of adoption and the biological family choosing the adoptive family for their child and placing their child with them is the most obvious reason of our agency name. The agency also has a smaller client base and we … Continue reading

Family to Family History and Adoption Statistics

Our History and Adoption Statistics Page has been updated with our most recent number of placements and average wait and placement times for active adoptive families. Since our inception, we have placed 293 babies and toddlers and had the pleasure … Continue reading

Maintaining Contact After Placement

One important part of the adoption process is establishing a plan of contact after the baby is placed with the adoptive family. Both the biological family and the adoptive family agree on the amount of contact that both parties are … Continue reading