Facing an unplanned pregnancy?

You are pregnant and may be frightened. We understand how scary this time can be. The decisions you face are difficult, but you don't have to face them alone. We are here to support  you without judgement and to help you explore your options. 

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Our caring professionals are here for you ...

To contact our Calgary office
TEXT our Pregnancy Support Line: 403-519-7927
Call Toll free (in AB):  1-888-277-8228

To contact our Edmonton office
TEXT our Pregnancy Support Line: 780-718-4272
Call Toll free (in AB):  1-800-770-3023

Looking to adopt a child? 

You have a dream of building a family. And we want to help you realize that dream! Our adoption professionals are here to support and guide you through your adoption journey. Come explore our programs to find the one that is right for you.

More info - Adoption Overview >

More info - About Open Adoption >

More info - Domestic Open Adoption >

More info - International Adoption >

Read Adoptive Parent Stories >

Upcoming Events

33rd Annual Adoption Options' Family Picnics
Edmonton: Sunday, June 3
Calgary: Sunday, June 10
For more information and stories from previous picnics, click here to go to our picnic page

Edmonton Pride Parade
Join us on Saturday, June 9th!
Fun for the whole family and a great way to increase awarenes and share a positive message about adoption. This year we have a FLOAT. Pregnant persons and kids get to ride! Email Sean at seanlocal@gmail.com with names if you’re coming to parade with us. We are required to keep track for the festival organizers and you must wear a bracelet to be part of the parade. 

Adoption Options is a not-for-profit registered charity serving birth and adoptive families by providing the full range of adoption services including: open adoption, special needs adoption, international adoption, private direct adoption processing, home assessments, post adoption support, education programs, training for professionals, and counseling and mediation for families, adopted children and adult adopted persons.


Many thanks to Alberta Culture and Tourism for supporting our ongoing efforts in Community Outreach with a Community Initiatives Program (CIP) operating grant

Sincere gratitude to The Calgary Foundation for their generous support
of our 2017 Website Development Initiative