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Adoption Positive Language

Adoption Positive Language

Why it’s important: Failing to use adoption sensitive language in a group setting can often lead to people with certain life stories feeling less than or excluded. Adoption is not an overly common experience, but it happens regularly enough that, when addressing a group of 40 or more, statistically speaking you likely have at least […]

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Gifting Child For Adoption

How Does The “Gift Of Adoption” Apply To Me If I Am A Birth Mother Thinking About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption?

Many birth parents think of giving prospective adoptive parents the gift of a child as the meaning of the “Gift of Adoption.” Yes, of course, enabling a family to realize their dream of parenthood is unquestionably an AMAZING gift, as close to GOD-LIKE as any gift imaginable. In fact, it is hard to think of […]

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Birth Mother adoption Consultant

An Adoption Agency Told Me That I Should Not Work With Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“KIRSH & KIRSH’) Because They Represent The Adoptive Parents And Don’t Care About Birth Mothers. Is That True?

While Kirsh & Kirsh usually represents the prospective adoptive parents, it is ABSOLUTELY untrue that Kirsh & Kirsh does not care about birth mothers. Nothing could be further from the truth. Over the last 35+ years of arranging adoptions in Indiana, we have earned an excellent reputation with expectant mothers and birth mothers because of […]

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Last minute hospital adoption

Life after an Adoptive Placement

We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”), have arranged adoptions in Indiana for more than 35 years, involving thousands of successful placements. Recently, after having a consent to adoption signed at a hospital, I, Steve Kirsh, went to the birth mother’s nurses’ station to give the nurses the chart copies of […]

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last minute adoption plan for Child

Is it too late to “Give up my baby” for adoption?

Is it too late to “Give up my baby” for adoption – my baby has already been born (in fact, I am still in the hospital) or due any day? The short answer is “No,” if you contact a reputable adoption agency or experienced adoption attorneys, such as Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”). […]

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One year since “the call”

An adoptive parent just emailed us this post from today. With her permission we are sharing it with you. “I can only describe it as the equivalent of having a doctor say “you’re pregnant”. That confirmation that this is happening. I had spent a few months taking classes and preparing for a baby. I initially […]

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Adoption – December 9, 2015

After waiting over two years, one of our clients was finally able to make her dreams a reality. The birth mother made the decision she wanted a closed adoption, but we explained to her that the opportunity for her to get updates to see the child grow up is still available to her. She knows […]

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Indiana Adoption Selfie! – November 19, 2015

INDIANA – Five families finalized their Indiana adoptions today!  These families happily participated in this first ever Indiana adoption selfie taken at the court house today moments after all of their adoptions were finalized.  These families, and all families that adopt, travel a long and emotional road to become parents.  They are only able to […]

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