Words birthmoms and adoptive moms love and fear.
|Adoption Perspectives Series| Birthmom: When I met my son’s adoptive mom, I loved her energy. She made me feel at ease despite all the emotions I was feeling. Adoptive Mom: When I met my son’s birthmom, I loved her big heart. The love she had for our son touched every […]
The Adoption Process
How to start the process: Contact Our Team Speak with one of our caring Social Workers to get started. Together we can discuss your options and potential adoption plan. Call or Text Our 24-hour Hotline 314-724-8417 Make a Plan Each adoption plan is unique and customized to fit you! We […]
Staff Profile: Denise Ward
What did you do before you came to Good Shepherd? I’ve been in social services for 43 years. After college, I started my career with the Department of Social Services and eventually landed in Child Protective Services, which was my dream job. Even as a student, I knew I wanted […]
Staff Profile: Angela Robinson
What did you do before you came to Good Shepherd? After I graduated from Mizzou and worked one year at Youth Emergency Services, I went to Saint Louis Univeristy on a full scholarship. I did my practicum at St. Vincent Children’s Home, which was under the Catholic Services for Children […]