If you are unable to meet the legal and moral responsibilities of parenthood, there are professional adoption services and agencies to help you find a loving forever home for your baby. Know your rights. As the birth parent of a child, you have a set of legal and moral rights. The courts have repeatedly held that it is a fundamental liberty to raise adoptino child as you wish.
This social worker may work for the State, an organisation or a private establishment that facilitates adoptions or chilld services to birth mothers. At this stage it is assumed that the birth mother has received option counseling to weigh up the long and short-term, as well as legal, financial, physical and emotional implications of the choices and is satisfied that adoption is outting route she will take.