This is where I will keep you all updated on where we are in our adoption journey. Adopting is a long drawn out process with a lot of steps and it's nice to see how much progress we have made to date.
March 2016 - Made the decision to start the adoption process
April 2016 - Completed the mandatory PRIDE Training
May 2016 - Started our home study with a licensed adoption practitioner
August 2016 - Announced our plans and started fundraising
September 2016 - Passed our fundraising goal of $15,000!
September 2016 - Completed our home study and are now officially "adopt ready"
October 2016 - Profile posted on CanadaAdopts.com
February 2017 - Active waiting family with Beginnings Family Services
March 2017 - Active waiting family with Beginnings Family Services
October 2017 - Active waiting family with Kawartha Haliburton Children's Aid Society
November 2017 - Registered for embryo adoption with Beginnings Family Services
December 2017 - Matched with a donor family for embryo adoption
March 2018 - Found out embryo adoption was medically not a good option for us
June 2018 - Changed adoption practitioner and completed our home study update