A resource for pregnant girls and
women with unplanned pregnancies
"the gift of life is in your hands"


Useful resources

Here are some links that may be helpful when considering whether adoption is the right option for you and your baby:

Adoption Requirements in Ireland

Information about placing a child for adoption

Irish Health

The experiences of Irish women with adoption

Long Lost Family with Davina McCall

Positive Options


Are you a potential adoptive family?

If so, you've come to the right place. Here we present a range of resources which can be useful to you in starting the process of adoption all the way through to welcoming your new family member!

The official Irish government Adoption Authority has a lot of useful information you can find on their website:

Citizens information has a great summary and other details:

Tusla is very helpful:

Helping  Hands:


The HSE:


More Resources

Ask Majella


Gianna Care

Good Council Network Ireland


Precious Life

Rachel's Vineyard (post abortion counselling)

4.2 Monthly Statistics 2017 total

Adoption (Information and Tracing) Bill 2016

Tusla Quarterly Report

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