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Sometimes our adoption counselors are aware of possibilities that birth parents may not have considered. Our compassionate and experienced counselors have helped hundreds of birth mothers and birth fathers explore their options for unplanned pregnancies so that they can make the best decision for themselves and their child.
Family Resource Center and the Adoption Center of Illinois support birth parents no matter what decision they reach. Understanding adoption is a good place to start. We take a non-judgemental and respectful approach. Clearly it is up to birth parents to decide what is best for their child and we appreciate the difficult choices they make and support them in every way possible.
Our birth parent counselors are available 24 hours
a day, 7 days a week to answer questions, to help with urgent situations, or just to
provide a helping hand when someone feels lost or alone.
Plus, we're there when you need someone to talk to who really understands ...
Click on the following sentence in purple to view a document developed in Illinois that was created to help birth mothers and birth fathers in understanding adoption and their rights and options.
Birth Parents Rights and Responsibilities in Spanish
(RESPONSABILIDADES Y DERECHOS DE LOS PADRES BIOLÓGICOS EN ILLINOIS)
Birth Parents Rights and Responsibilities in Polish
(PRAWA I OBOWIĄZKI RODZICÓW BIOLOGICZNYCH W STANIE ILLINOIS)
Whether you choose to raise your child or make an adoption plan for your child, Family Resource Center and the Adoption Center of Illinois is here to help. Call us at (773) 334-2300 or at (800) 676-2229 and talk with someone who appreciates the decisions you face and knows how to help you understand how adoption works in Illinois and Chicago and with understanding adoption.