I Lived on Parker Avenue
Adopted at birth and raised in Louisiana, David Scotton is on a journey to Indiana to meet the birth parents he’s never known. His tattooed birth mother, Melissa, and reserved birth father, Brian, anxiously wait for him, concerned David will reject them for decisions they made before he was born.
Together We Are Motherhood
Watch and share this amazingly heartfelt short film - a testament to the power of #BraveLove in honor of #NationalAdoptionMonth!
Adoption ranks pretty high on issues people care about but lowest on issues people understand. A recent study found that when it comes to adoption people admit to not knowing much. In fact they know less about adoption than any other social issue measured. Even though most of us have at least one connection to it. So, we thought we'd clear a few things up...
Frequently Asked Questions
Need help explaining adoption? Considering adoption for yourself? Watch these short videos that answer important questions and provide education on adoption information.
It's not easy to place a child and to decide that you're going to let another man be the father figure in their life.
Preview of Rick's Story (short)
"At 16 the thought of being a father when I could barely change my own tire was just completely overwhelming."
It takes a lot of humility, sacrifice and courage to choose adoption. A mother’s decision to place for adoption is not easy and does not mean she did not want or love her child. But sometimes the world says otherwise. Every person's story is different, personal and their own.
What's your favorite part about being adopted?
We asked a few adoptees some questions, and we're sharing their honest answers. Watch this short video then tell us in the comments below what your favorite part about being adopted is.
What's your favorite thing to do with your family?
What's your favorite thing to do with your family? We asked a few adoptees some questions and we're sharing their honest answers.
Behind the Scenes: The Making of (un)Wanted
We can acknowledge the love and bravery surrounding adoption. But sometimes it's easy to forget (or even easier to gloss over) the realities that adoption can be hard, complicated, and even messy for those involved. So we set out to do that with our latest video project - ask some of the hard questions and be prepared for some honest responses. Watch this short clip of what's to come.