Answers to Common Adoption Questions
The choice of adoption is a positive alternative to an unplanned, unexpected, or unwanted pregnancy. An adoption decision can be difficult to make on your own. Our adoption center will be here to provide support, information and pregnancy related counseling so you can make the best decision for you and your family.
Our agency has 3 local offices. Each local office has experienced adoption caseworkers who will guide you throughout the entire adoption process. Your local adoption caseworker is important to be able to assist with community resources such as: Medicaid, SNAP, Doctor, Hospital, financial services and Transportation. Each adoption caseworker knows Nevada laws regarding adoption which prevents last minute complications. The best part of being local, we can come to you! We can meet you in person (or virtually).
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Our agency believes that all birth parents should have their own legal counsel when putting a child up for adoption. We will help you find an attorney who can answer all your questions, review all your relinquishment paperwork and documents, and counsel you making sure adoption is the right choice for you and your child.
Adoption is a shared gift of love between two families. Ongoing correspondence is definitely an option for you as a birth parent. Openness in adoption is a continuum and no single arrangement is right for everyone. Your assigned caseworker will discuss with you open adoption, semi-open adoption, and closed adoption.
Our adoption center has support across Nevada to include Reno and area. While the adoption process is similar across the state, working with our local agency will provide you with the most comfortable support. Learn more about the adoption process in Reno.