Adoption, Part 1
"If I've got anything to do with it, we're going to bring some wonderful, deserving children and loving parents together," says Dr. Phil as he kicks off his adoption series.
Longing for a Child
After four years of trying to have a baby, Jack and Jill were days away from adopting when the birth mom changed her mind.
Placing Baby for Adoption
When 16-year-old Rachel revealed her pregnancy to her mom, Belinda, she was was sent by her parents to live in a maternity home.
Wishing to Be Adopted
With more than 117,00 children in the foster care system available for adoption, many have been shuffled from foster home to foster home. They long for a permanent place to live.
*For information about adopting children contact:
L.A. Dept. of Children & Family Services