As a national, full-service adoption agency, American Adoptions helps many adoptive and birth families to pursue adoption in St. Louis. For pregnant women, American Adoptions provides, among other services:
Educational resources and counseling
Matching services to help you find the perfect adoptive family
Financial assistance with pregnancy-related expenses
For adoptive families, American Adoptions provides:
Counseling and support while coming to the adoption decision and searching for a prospective birth mom
Home study services
Post-placement services to help mediate contact
To learn how American Adoptions can help you complete your adoption in St. Louis, call an adoption specialist now at 1-800-ADOPTION, for free and with no obligation.
At some point in the adoption journey, everyone needs an attorney to navigate the legal aspects. A few adoption attorneys located in the St. Louis area are:
American Adoptions works primarily in private domestic adoptions, but if you’re more interested in foster care, these are a few St. Louis adoption agencies you’ll want to check out:
As we mentioned earlier, American Adoptions is licensed to provide home studies in the state of Missouri. As an adoptive family who works with us, the home study will be included in your overall budget. All Blessings International is another option for St. Louis families who need a home study.
If you’re interested in pursuing international adoption in St. Louis, a few of your local options are:
A private domestic adoption in St. Louis will include a hospital stay, which will be an extremely emotional time for everyone involved. Which hospital you visit will depend on the expectant mother’s preferences, but you can expect it to be one of the following within the city:
The finalization hearing is an exciting time for adoptive parents; it’s the last step in the adoption process to making your child legally your own. You can expect this happy day to take place in one of the circuit courts in the city:
If you’re traveling from out of the area to pursue an adoption in St. Louis, you may want to prepare to enjoy the beautiful city while you wait. St. Louis has a wealth of tourist attractions, including:
Whatever services you need to complete your St. Louis adoption, American Adoptions can help. You can call 1-800-ADOPTION any time to learn more about our services as well as other local resources for prospective birth mothers and adoptive families pursuing adoption in St. Louis.
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