Helping You Navigate the Journey of Open Adoption

Turning a difficult situation into the most beautiful thing you’ve ever done

Birth mom and adoptive mom with baby
Pregnant mom

For Biological Parents

Helping you navigate the journey of open adoption

Adoptive parents sitting on couch

For Adoptive Parents

Answering your questions about open adoption today

Adopted siblings on the sofa

For Pregnancy Centers

Sometimes open adoption is the better choice for mom and her child

Mom smiling at adopted baby

Support SOFA

You can give a child a chance... We can't do it without you

Love, Joy and Support

Pursuing an open adoption can be intimidating and full of unknowns. We’ll help you navigate the journey before, during, and after adoption so that you and your child’s life can be filled with love, joy, and support.

So you’re thinking about open adoption – but where do you begin? Spirit of Faith Adoptions has been working alongside biological parents and adoptive families in Ohio since 2006, taking a Christ-centered approach to supporting everyone with listening, learning, and support. We invite you to connect to a supportive community of others who have walked the same path. We know you have lots of questions; we’re here to answer them all.

Welcome to Spirit of Faith Adoptions.


of expectant moms considering adoption are parenting other children with minimal resources


more likely for a child to live in poverty when the father is absent


the average amount couples spend on IVF treatments

9 of 10

adoptees, ages 5 and older report positive feelings about adoption 


biological families have received Christ-centered support since 2006


of our staff have personal experience with open adoption

Our Partners

Our Success Stories

"When my friends made the decision to adopt, I referred them to SOFA because they were looking for an agency that always had the best interest of the birth mom at heart."

- Friend of Spirit of Faith Adoptions

"I was alone and didn’t know where to turn. They didn’t judge me; they just wanted to help me. This has been the best decision I’ve ever made – for me and for my baby."

- Biological Mom

"Our hearts were broken after years of infertility. They have been a God-send. We feel our dream of becoming parents is within reach."

-Hopeful Adoptive Parents

3 Steps to a Successful
Open Adoption

Step 1: Schedule an Exploratory Conversation 
Share your story and we'll share about open adoption

Step 2: Begin Your Open Adoption Journey 
Complete the paperwork and enjoy our
support, prayers, and guidance 

Step 3: Complete the Placement 
Receive support, maintain relationships, and see your child flourish 

SOFA Family

Who We Are

SOFA is a Christ-centered, Non-Profit Infant Adoption Agency providing pregnancy support & adoption services in Toledo, Columbus, and Cleveland. We are fully licensed by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, and our staff of Counselors and Social Workers are Ohio Certified Adoption Assessors.

Our team is full of passionate Christ-followers who believe that transformative love is available to the biological parents, the adoptive family, and the children who experience open adoption. With over 125 years of combined adoption experience, you will come to trust our guidance and love our faithful support as you navigate your journey.

Click here to read more about our story.

Why We Do What We Do

We know God has a special heart for adoption. Compelled by the fact that we are adopted by our Heavenly Father, the mission of Spirit of Faith Adoptions is to provide Christ-centered adoption services, including education and awareness. We offer grace, compassion, and support to biological parents, adoptive families, and adoptees as they navigate the lifelong journey of adoption.

Mom holding up her baby

How We Do What We Do

Everyone has a story and we want to hear yours. That’s why we start by listening and patiently answering all your questions. If you decide to pursue open adoption, we will surround you with our experienced staff, along with our supportive community. 

We’ll always have your best interest at heart.

Our support happens before placement, during placement, and post placement – and we’ll communicate with you every step along the way. We ensure that you feel valued today and for years to come.

Our ultimate goal is to earn your trust by being reliable, transparent, and encouraging.

How You Can Help

You can give a child a chance.... The work is hard. The results are amazing! But we can't do this without you.

Mom and baby