What if the Family to Family Adoption Support Program was available in all major hospitals in the nation?
What if there was an Adoption Liaison on each Delivery Unit to ensure that patients were taken care of with respect and served well by adoption professionals?
What if an Adoption Liaison acted as a choice counselor to support educating women about their options, should they choose to carry a pregnancy to term?
What if there was a connection between community resources and the hospital to undergird the choice counseling process for women?
What if families could receive counseling and resources to support their children, both those by birth and those through adoption?
What if the Family to Family Adoption Support Program could also train healthcare professionals in the care surrounding a surrogacy arrangement?
What if there was a mentoring system through which mothers could receive the added support and direction needed to navigate resources available for those that choose to parent?
What if the same mentoring system could be utilized by youth aging out of foster care to ensure they could navigate the resources available in their community?
What if couples facing infertility could start the adoption process by receiving counseling prior to adopting, as well as receiving education on ethical, best practice when it comes to adoption and openness?
What if adoptive families had a place to receive post-adoption support without judgement?
What if birth families had a place to find counselors that could walk them through the grief management process?
What if the term Family to Family Support became as synonymous with adoption as Planned Parenthood is to abortion?
What if Adoptees and Birth Families could easily connect with others on a similar journey to find validation and aid healing?
What if potential-adoptive families could receive ample training about trauma, loss and exposures in a safe, neutral environment prior to bringing children into their home?
What if in your deepest hurt you had someone who really understood and supported you?
What if we ALL could make these hopes a reality?