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Meet Better Living Adoption Family: Melissa and James

Melissa and James were married in 2005. The couple had hopes and dreams of raising a family together. For the past 10+ years they have been actively pursuing this dream but have suffered from infertility. They have not given up on this dream and together they have turned to adoption to grow their family. Melissa […]

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Meet Better Living Adoption Family: James and Marc

 James and Marc are a happily married couple who very much wish to become parents and grow their family through adoption. They first met in 2006 and married in 2014. Both James and Marc are educators. To learn more about James and Marc please contact us at betterlivingadoptionservices@comcast.net or call us at 908-654-0277.  

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Meet Better Living Adoption Family: Anthony and Ralphy

Anthony and Ralphy have known each other since 2011. They married in 2014 and have always wanted to grow a family through adoption. They each come from very loving families and they wish for nothing more than to become parents and share their lives with a child. To learn more about Anthony and Ralphy, please […]

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Meet Better Living Adoption Family: LAUREN & BRAD

Lauren and Brad have been married since 2010. They have always dreamed of starting a family. Brad works in finance and Lauren would be a stay-at-home-mom. They are very hopeful to grow their family through adoption. If you would like to learn more about Lauren and Brad, please contact us at 908-654-0277 or at betterlivingadoptionservices@comcast.net

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New Jersey Families on Use of Facilitators in Adoptive Placements

New Jersey: Use of Advertisement This issue is not addressed in the statutes reviewed. Use of Intermediaries/Facilitators Citation: Ann. Stat. §§ 9:3-38(l); 9:3-39.1(a)(4) An intermediary is any person or entity, which is not an approved agency, that acts for or between any birth parent and any prospective adoptive parent, on behalf of either in connection with the […]

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How Infants Grieve | A Guide for New Adoptive Parents

  Grief doesn’t discriminate by age, and infants are no exception. Yes, infants do grieve. Some people may find this surprising, but, it’s true. When infants experience traumatic loss (it doesn’t have to be a death, but any kind of loss of the familiar, safe, comfortable), the way they deal with that loss often manifests in the […]

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Meet Better Living Adoption Family : Ray and Ryan

Ray and Ryan each grew up among large extended families. Family is their #1 priority and this carries over into their careers as well. Ray and Ryan met while in college and after they graduated, married and began their careers. They are now excited and eager for the next stage of their lives, to grow […]

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