"I learned that I had control over my options"

"I learned that I had control over my options, and I could have a say in the kind of life that my child was going to live — even if it wasn't going to be with me."

Lacy was in high school when she found out she was pregnant.  What felt like the start of an exciting new chapter quickly shifted to a harsher reality.  Life seemed out of control.  Without support, a partner, and stability, Lacy decided to make an adoption plan.

When Lacy learned about open adoption her decision to place became more conceivable.

This is Lacy’s story and why she chose adoption.