The Joys of Parenting Sons

The Joys of Parenting Sons

There are more boys than girls currently waiting for an adoptive family in both domestic and international programs. But parenting boys can bring such joy and excitement to your life.  We asked a number of mothers and fathers, "What do you love about raising a son?" Here's what they had to say:

Infographic of parent quotes about raising sons




Children's Home Society of Minnesota

Minnesota Based
 487 Waiting Children  8 Adoption Programs
 Call 651-646-7771 1605 Eustis St. Minnesota http://www.chlss.org

With a combined 275 years of experience, Children’s Home Society of Minnesota and Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota serve children and families through adoption, child welfare, and family preservation.  We are driven by the understanding that a child in a safe, nurturing home is a child who thrives. We work to give every child security, opportunity and a loving family. Through our partnership, we offer the following services to families nationwide. We encourage you to visit the Lutheran Social Service Rainbow Kids page to view additional country programs.

International & Domestic Adoption — Respected for our legacy of excellence in adoption services, Children's Home and Lutheran Social Service believe that every child deserves a permanent, loving family. Today the need for adoption is most urgent for older children, sibling groups, children with a history of abuse and neglect, and children with known medical and special needs.

Post-Placement Support & Connections — Children's Home and Lutheran Social Service are committed to supporting all members of the adoption circle throughout their lifelong journey. We are proud to offer educational and cultural events, travel, search and background services, and opportunities to connect to the larger adoption community.

International Child Welfare — Children's Home and Lutheran Social Service recognize an inherent responsibility to improve the quality of life in countries where we facilitate international adoption. We support targeted, community-based projects that provide care, protection, health and education to vulnerable children around the world.



Project Helping Hands

Medical, Orphan Care, Family and Community Support, Volunteer Opportunities , Ways to Help
International Adoption Agency

Hopscotch Adoptions, Inc

International Adoption Agency

Children's House International

Full Service Adoption Agency Specializing in Domestic Infant Adoption

Adoptions From The Heart