AdoptUSKids For Families

 Helping Foster and Adoptive Families


We’re here to help you whether you’re just starting the process to foster or adopt, waiting for a placement, or looking for post-adoption resources.

If you can’t find an answer or the information you need below, we have a staff of adoption specialists ready to connect you with the resources you need. All you have to do is contact us.


Who Can Foster and Adopt

Most people may be eligible to adopt, regardless of marital status, age, income, or sexual orientation. You don’t need to own your own home, have children already, be young, wealthy, or a stay-at-home parent to adopt or foster.

Register with AdoptUsKids

Families who are home studied and approved to adopt children from U.S. foster care can register on our site to create a profile, get advanced search options, and inquire about children.

State Adoption and Foster Care Information

Learn about foster care and adoption guidelines in your State.

  • Select State, Territory, or Tribe:

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Post-Adoption Resources

A variety of resources such as respite care and financial aid are available for adoptive parents. Just remember, you’re not alone.

Request to Be Contacted

Ready to speak with a foster and adoption specialist?

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the costs of adoption? Who can adopt? What support is available to adoptive families? Find answers to frequently asked questions about adopting from foster care.

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The Road to Adoption
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