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Love at first sight

One week ago Heather and Steve received the call that changed their life. Their son was a few days old and they needed to get things prepared to bring him home. AOW social worker, Megan, was fortunate enough to be

Tenley is One!

Happiest of birthdays to Tenley, who turns 1 today! She couldn’t wait to dive in for some cake.

Happy 1 month, Zoe!

One month ago baby Zoe was born and brought so much happiness to her parents. She is growing and changing everyday. Happy one month, Zoe! To learn more about adoption, click here.


Welcome to the world, Zoe! She has a full head of dark hair underneath that hat. She is healthy and her parents are in love.  

Rain, Rain, Go Away!

Baby Leo is tired of the rainy weather and is looking forward to some sunshine tomorrow! #spring #rain #baby #adoption

My First Easter

Baby Devin showed off her adorable bunny hat and onesie as she celebrated her first Easter with her family this past weekend.


Welcome to the world baby Clea! Clea was welcomed by her dads and birth family. Clea’s birth mom knew from the very beginning that she wanted an open adoption for herself but also for her daughter. It has been a

Happy Adoption Day!

Congratulations to Stefani and Josh for finalizing the adoption of their son, Elijah. We enjoyed working with both the adoptive parents and the birth mother in this process. We wish you nothing but happiness! #adoption #finalization #baby #adoptionday

Taliyah Rose

Welcome to the world Taliyah Rose! Taliyah was born with her birth family and adoptive parents in the room and is being showered with love. Everyone is healthy and doing well. To learn more about adoption click here.

Happy Adoption Day!

Congratulations to Jim and Michelle on finalizing Nico’s adoption. We are so grateful to have been a part of your family’s adoption journey! #adoption #finalization #aowadoption #adopt #AdoptionsofWisconsin

Going home

Leo is home with his parents and doing great. He is a happy baby who smiling and loving tummy time. AOW is looking forward to our monthly visits with this cutie. Click here to learn more about adoption. #aowadoption #openadoption

Baby O as “Hamilton”!

While her mom watched the musical Hamilton for a night out, Baby O and her dad stayed home and got creative with a costume change! Enjoy this photo of Baby O dressed as Hamilton! #adoption #openadoption #aow #baby

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day from AOW and Tenley, who’s celebrating by looking pretty in pink! #adoption #valentinesday #openadoption #aow

Happy 12 weeks!

Baby O made her grand appearance 12 weeks ago. She is smiling and growing fast! To learn more about adoption, click here. #aowadoption #openadoption #adoptiveparents #birthparents

Baby B

Welcome to the world Baby B! We admire his birth mom’s strength and courage. Everyone is healthy and doing great. If you’d like to learn more about adoption, click here. #aowadoption #openadoption #adoptiveparents #birthmom

Winter and holiday fun!

Winter is officially here. While we aren’t thrilled about the bitter cold, we are excited for the winter fun and holiday season. AOW wants to see what our families are up to! Send us your winter and holiday pictures or

Happy Wednesday!

This little guy always makes us smile. We hope this picture brings a smile to your face too! To learn more about adoption, click here.  

Welcome to the world!

Here is staff member Claire with the newest AOW baby. Everyone is happy and healthy. To learn more about adoption, click here. #aowadoption #openadoption #nationaladoptionmonth

Happy adoption day!

Congratulations to Evan and Chad on finalizing Desmond’s adoption. It has been a pleasure working with this family and we are grateful to have been a part of this journey with you! #aowadoption #adoption #nationaladoptionmonth  For more information about adoption,

National Adoption Awareness Month

November is National Adoption Awareness month. We’ll be sharing stories and other resources all month long. To kick things off, here is a throwback to last night of the cutest clown in town! #adoption #Wisconsin #nationaladoptionmonth  If you would like

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