20 episodes

What is it like to go through the foster-to-adopt process? The Foster Adoption Podcast is a resource for people who are interested in growing their family by adopting children from foster care. Follow along the journey of one couple adopting children from foster care.

Foster Adoption Podcast Adam R.

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.9 • 156 Ratings

What is it like to go through the foster-to-adopt process? The Foster Adoption Podcast is a resource for people who are interested in growing their family by adopting children from foster care. Follow along the journey of one couple adopting children from foster care.

    Episode 20: The Good Stuff About Parenting

    Episode 20: The Good Stuff About Parenting

    Matt joins Adam for a special 20th episode that details all of the amazing parts of being a parent and adopting from foster care.

    • 43 min
    Episode 19: A Resolution In Court

    Episode 19: A Resolution In Court

    The dramatic conclusion to our experience in court to try and adopt our boys. Listen to what it is like to share a court waiting room with the birth family and what the termination of parental rights looks like.

    • 18 min
    Episode 18: Is This The End?

    Episode 18: Is This The End?

    The time between court dates was filled with emotion and preparation for the possibility that the boys could be leaving. Learn more about birth parent visits, caregiver reports and emotionally preparing for different outcomes.

    • 19 min
    Episode 17: Our Dramatic First Court Date

    Episode 17: Our Dramatic First Court Date

    The court experience is intense and filled with emotions - this episode details our dramatic first time in court and it is complete with everything you have ever wanted to know about foster care court dates.

    • 25 min
    Episode 16: Education Rights and Foster Care Bureaucracy

    Episode 16: Education Rights and Foster Care Bureaucracy

    Do you want to hear a quintessential story about how cray the foster system can be? I give you our educational rights story. How we navigated the bureaucracy of being able to get speech services for our son.

    • 8 min
    Episode 15: The First Birth Mother Visit

    Episode 15: The First Birth Mother Visit

    There were lots of emotions after the Birth Mother didn't show up to the scheduled visit. Now that she showed up for a visit, a waterfall of emotions and feelings flowed down.

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
156 Ratings

156 Ratings

RogersMon ,

So informative and engaging!

I cannot wait to drive now just so I can listen to this podcast. Adam is so informative and tells the good and the bad. I am always wanting more information on how to adopt from foster care and I could not wait to listen to each episode.

MountainCush ,

Great Show!

Such a soothing and reassuring view of the journey. I have been so focused on all the scary and bad. Thank you for your voice!

the_sunny_side ,

Great Podcast, wish there were more!

Thank you Adam & Matt for sharing your story with the world. Thoroughly enjoyed listening to each episode. Would love an update someday to let us know how your family is doing as the boys grow up.

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