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You don't know what you don't know.

Adopted people

Medical history can't be written and handed over, it has to be absorbed. People often don't realise the relevance until the information is needed.

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born lost found cruisin my ride of adoption

Adopted people

my experience of adoption has been good and bad i think im better for it..i think its a hard road but if your survivng thats ok..the fear of abandonment is always there its a constant..its made who i am its moulded and shaped me..thank GOD ive made it so far

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late discovery

Adopted people

My experience involves parental secrecy of my adoptive status and my discovery of this at age 21. I reflect on the effect secrecy had on my childhood development and the ability to effectively build body image and a secure personality. Attched Link to my PhD thesis and other published material.

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survivng adoption my story

Adopted people

being born being adopted learning about life blessngs and curses ups and down hot and cold i have lived learned loved hated and been inbetween i have a richh perception of life and have seen humanity at many different turns adoption has changed me..

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You search for the face of your precious baby

Family

Forever you live with a hole bored through your heart and soul; you search for the face of your precious baby in the face of others every day of your life; you silently weep on her birthday, Christmas - any time when the waves crash..... Time does NOT heal these wounds.

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bundle of joy

Family

No one ever told my mother there was a Commonwealth benefit she could have received to support Helen and herself.

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leading up to the birth

Mothers

Relinqueshing a child was an act of love

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