unplanned pregnancy

Being a teenager in high school can be quite challenging, dealing with an unplanned pregnancy at a young age on top of can lead to very uncertain and stressful moments filled with numerous unanswered questions that need answers very quickly. Many high schoolers get pregnant and decide that it is not the right time to be a mother. There is nothing to be ashamed of and giving your baby up for adoption is worthwhile and can help other families waiting to adopt.

Adoption Options For High School Unplanned Pregnancy

However, those uncertain moments can certainly be minimized for the expectant mother, father or the parents of the mother, if they are aware of all the options that are available to them, including adoption with financial assistance and support. It can get overwhelming and quite confusing for young expectant women to make a sound decision and to think about all the people and parties involved in making big decisions during this crucial time, including decisions she can legally make as a minor or choices available to her as a teenage mother.

Who’s involved in highschool unplanned pregnancy with minors

At times those decisions may also be at odds with other parties involved which may include the school, the county, her parents, and even the courts. Finding accurate information, practical legal solutions, free resources and professional, caring, and unbiased support can be extremely important.

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Common Issues That Occur During Highschool Unplanned Pregnancy

Many times when an unplanned pregnancy takes place in Florida, it can be a trying time. There are many different hurdles that come with being a mother and when this happens during highschool it may not be the right time. Some of the common hurdles we see are as follows:

  • Trouble with childcare
  • Difficulty providing for the child
  • Ability to obtain suitable employment
  • Father being able to devote enough time to the child or absenteeism on behalf of the father

Just because it may not be the right time for you to have a child if you are a Floridian in Highschool doesn’t mean there aren’t other options. Florida Adoption Lawyers is on your side as an advocate helping you navigate through an unplanned pregnancy. There are hundreds of waiting families that would love the opportunity to provide the right care for your child and upbringing. We can assist with case management, legal services, and financial assistance.

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Giving the expectant mother a better picture of her legal rights and the resources available to her within the state of Florida, can shed some light and bring some clarity during this stressful time. This is where Juliana’s legal and personal expertise along with her supportive and qualified team can assist any young woman going through such an experience.

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