Save a Kid

Cassidy Dodds

Pros and Cons


Giving a child/children a home

Help the birth mother

For the adoptive family


Long and challenging process


Challenging children

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Reasons why you should Adopt children

Helping a child get into a good home

Health and infertility

It may be your goal to adopt a child in need

Happy Family

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The Effects of Adopting on Children

Children may feel rejected

They think about their birth parents

Not feeling welcome

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Do you have a choice in the child that you adopt?

Depends on habits and surroundings

You have to be at least 21 years of age

You will be expected to have the health and vitality to see your children through to an age of Independence

Younger children are most likely to be placed in a home with younger parents

What is a good age to adopt?

Depends on the person and what age they would prefer

Older kids are better in ways cause they will understand better then younger children

Depends on the mother and fathers strengths

What discipline right do you have?

It is your child now so you can discipline them if you want

Depends on what the child did

It can discipline as if it was your own child

What are the birth parents rights?

You have the right to know the adoptive parents

You have the right to keep your baby

You have the right to place your child into a certain home with a certain religion group

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How much does adoption cost?

It generally costs $0 to 100 dollars if you adopt a child from a County foster home or adoption program.

A voluntary adoption for an infant can cost anywhere from 10,000 to 25,000 dollars through a non profit adoption organization

How long does adoption take?

On average it takes one to two years

Classes are required

depends on when you finish your home study and also depends on how long it takes to find your child the right home and family

Works Cited

Independent Adoption Center." How Much Does Adoption Cost? N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2014.

"Birth Parent Rights." Adoption Resources: Birth Parents:. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2014.

"Adoption Forums®." ?Best Age of Child to Adopt. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2014.

Who Can Adopt." Who Can Adopt. N.p., 2014. Web. 09 Dec. 2014.

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