Facing an Unplanned Pregnancy?
Facing an unplanned pregnancy, unintended, unwanted, or crisis pregnancy can be a challenging and emotional time for anyone. As a full-service, licensed adoption agency, AAU Adoptions is here to offer you assistance, support, guidance, information, and education to help you make the best decisions for yourself and your baby. Creating an adoption plan with us means taking control of your situation.
Adoption is Not Our Job, It’s Our Life.
AAU Adoption Professionals
The adoption team at AAU Adoptions adoption center are responsible for helping expectant parents navigate the adoption process. We provide assistance, guidance, counseling, and support to women (and couples) considering adoption. Further, we assist with all the paperwork and legal requirements, also connecting you with adoptive families hoping to adopt. While you are in control of decisions about the adoption plan, we manage the complexities of the process.
AAU Adoptions adoption agencies provide expectant parents with the necessary resources and personalized care to ensure a positive and well-informed adoption experience!
Our Mission is to Empower You Through Adoption
When facing an unplanned pregnancy, it is important to remember that you have options and choices to consider. We believe in empowering you to make a decision that feels right for you and your baby. Our compassionate team is here to provide you with unbiased information about all your options and offer support throughout the decision-making process.
How do we do this?
- We work side by side with you to help you make the best choices possible.
- We can meet you in person and we will always meet you where you are.
- We are also available for video calls, calls, and text.
- If you are looking to improve your education or career, we will point you in the direction to accomplish those goals.
- We work with local community resources across South Dakota, North Dakota, and Nebraska.
- No matter what your situation is or what circumstance you are in, we can find the resources to help.
- Whether it’s during your pregnancy or days, months ,and even years after the adoption, we do not turn our back on you.
- Counseling services are available to you at no cost.
We are here for you 24/7
Why Choose AAU Adoptions?
Our licensed adoption agency assisting expectant parents and birth parents across South Dakota, North Dakota, and Nebraska can also offer the following services:
- Provide unbiased information: We offer comprehensive information about the adoption process, including legal requirements, different types of adoptions, and potential adoptive families. We present all options to expectant parents without any bias towards adoption, parenting, or other options.
- Offer counseling and support: Our adoption agencies have trained counselors who are available to listen to expectant parents’ concerns, fears, and emotions. These professionals offer emotional support, guidance, and help navigate the decision-making process.
- Educate about legal rights: We inform expectant parents about their legal rights and the laws surrounding adoption. This includes information about consent, revoking consent, and adoption procedures to ensure that expectant parents fully understand their rights and responsibilities. We advocate for you!
- Connect you with potential adoptive families: AAU Adoptions works with a network of approved adoptive families, allowing expectant parents to choose the right family based on their preferences and values. We provide profiles and backgrounds of prospective adoptive families to ensure a compatible match.
- Provide financial assistance: In certain cases, we may offer financial support or resources to expectant parents to alleviate the financial burden that can arise during pregnancy and childbirth.
- Arrange open adoptions: Our agency enables expectant parents to determine the level of openness in their adoption. We coordinate communication and ongoing contact if desired, allowing expectant parents to maintain a relationship with their child and adoptive family.
- Assist with legal processes: The adoption process can be confusing. We guide expectant parents through the legal processes involved in adoption, ensuring all necessary documents and paperwork are completed accurately and promptly. Also ensuring you understand and are confident with the process.
- Ensure post-placement support: We offer post-placement support to expectant parents, providing counseling, resources, and guidance during the adjustment period after placement. This ongoing support helps expectant parents navigate their emotions and cope with the grief and healing process.
Giving a Baby Up for Adoption is Not Giving Up
If you are considering adoption for your unplanned pregnancy or have any questions, we are here to help. Please reach out to our experienced team today to discuss your options, learn more about the adoption process, and get the support you need. Together, we can create the best possible future for you and your baby.