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 >

Current News and Events

February 2017
Transformation to Parenthood is now airing on Shaw TV. This documentary series was filmed in the summer of 2015. Adoption Options was invited by Lolly de Jong to be part of this very special series. Several past clients of Adoption Options, including birthparents and adoptive parents, were interviewed along with Adoption Options' Executive Director, Sheryl Proulx. 
For dates and times, see our AO in the Media page.


 January 2017
Upcoming Seminars and Meetings at Adoption Options:
 For more information, see our Events Pages: Parents Group Meetings and Seminars

January 25, 2017 - Calgary Adoptive and Waiting Parents Group Meeting
Topic: Changing Family Dynamics once Parenting

Jan 28, 2017 - International Adoption Seminar, Calgary

Feb 3-4, 2017 - Domestic Open Adoption Seminar, Calgary 

Feb 11, 2017 - International Adoption Seminar, Edmonton

Feb 23, 2017 - Edmonton Adoptive and Waiting Parents Group Meeting
Topic: Baby Care with Karla B

March 17-18, 2017 - Domestic Open Adoption Seminar, Edmonton

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