Growing up, the expectations were clear: education first, career second and then marriage. However as Nefertiti Austin, a single professional woman, approached her forties with no Prince Charming by her side, she decided that becoming a parent was going to be her next priority.
Undeterred by well-meaning naysayers, she registered for an adoption orientation, ready to fulfill her “karmic obligation to my grandparents and others who raised children they did not birth.”
Read about Nefertiti’s life-changing experience as a single adoptive parent in Why I Decided to Adopt Without a Partner.
If you are single and interested in adopting a baby, Adoption Choices can help. Financial assistance with adoption fees may be available for qualified adoptive parents of modest means. Visit Adoption Choices to learn your options and speak with an adoption expert.