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Child Welfare Agencies

If you want help understanding the adoption laws, regulations, and procedures of your state or of any state, you may want to contact the local child welfare agency or a licensed child adoption agency.

State Child Welfare Agencies

The chart below can help you find your State Department of Human Resources, Department of Public Welfare, or the Department of Child Protective Services. The professionals in these offices can be very helpful.

Alaska Montana
Alabama Nebraska
Arkansas New Hampshire
Arizona New Jersey
California New Mexico
Colorado Nevada
Connecticut New York
D Columbia North Carolina
Delaware North Dakota
Florida Ohio
Georgia Oklahoma
Hawaii Oregon
Iowa Pennsylvania
Idaho Rhode Island
Illinois South Carolina
Indiana South Dakota
Kansas Tennessee
Kentucky Texas
Louisiana Utah
Maine Virginia
Maryland Vermont
Massachusetts Washington
Michigan Wisconsin
Minnesota West Virginia
Missouri Wyoming

Help for Adopting Families by State

 Alabama  Montana
 Alaska  Nebraska
 Arizona  Nevada
 Arkansas  New Hampshire
 California  New Jersey
 Colorado  New Mexico
 Connecticut  New York
 Delaware  North Carolina
 Florida  North Dakota
 Georgia  Ohio
 Hawaii  Oklahoma
 Idaho  Oregon
 Illinois  Pennsylvania
 Indiana  Rhode Island
 Iowa  South Carolina
 Kansas  South Dakota
 Kentucky  Tennessee
 Louisiana  Texas
 Maine  Utah
 Maryland  Vermont
 Massachusetts  Virginia
 Michigan  Washington
 Minnesota  West Virginia
 Mississippi  Wisconsin
 Missouri  Wyoming
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