So you’ve made the decision to adopt and have an idea of what kind of adoption you want to pursue. (You did think about this, right?) Now it’s time to start taking action. But obviously you don’t want to go it alone. You need to find an adoption professional to work with.
This can be a very difficult and overwhelming decision, as there are literally hundreds of adoption professionals and services out there to choose from. But they generally fall into one of three different categories: agencies, attorneys, and facilitators. In later blog posts, I will go into all the nitty gritty details of how to find the right adoption professional for you, but for now, we are just going to keep things simple and break down the differences between the three.