Adoption in Glendale
Glendale Adoption Agencies, Lawyers and More
Choosing the right adoption professional is one of the first — and most important — steps of your entire Glendale adoption journey because you will be relying on these adoption professionals for support and guidance throughout your adoption process. To get immediate support, contact on these specialists today.
Glendale has a variety of local adoption resources available to you, whether you’re a couple hoping to adopt or a pregnant woman considering adoption in Arizona. So, how do you know where to start?
Start with American Adoptions. When embarking on such a complex journey, you deserve straightforward and compassionate guidance. We can provide that, and more. Our own experience with adoption helps us see things from your perspective, making us more attentive to your needs.
“He has a mommy and daddy who love him more than anything. He has so many family members who can’t get enough of him. The love this child will always know is outrageous. He has brought so many people so much joy!” said Sara about her experience placing her baby for adoption through American Adoptions.
You can call 1-800-ADOPTION for free information on our domestic adoption programs. Below, we’ve compiled a list of Glendale adoption agencies, attorneys and other local resources in case you want to explore your other options.
Glendale Adoption Agencies
Adoption has a lot of moving parts, but with the right resources you won’t have any issues keeping up. American Adoptions provides a multitude of services and services to help expectant parents and prospective adoptive parents move through the adoption process with ease.
As the foremost national adoption agency, American Adoptions can help birth and adoptive parents with all stages of their adoption in Glendale. Just a few of the assets available to you when you work with American Adoptions includes:
Financial assistance. For expectant birth parents, you won’t have to spend a dime on our adoption services. Our adoption specialists will work with you to determine how much financial assistance you need to cover living expenses such as rent, groceries, medical costs, utilities, etc., throughout your pregnancy.
Matching services. Our adoption specialists will help adoptive families create their adoptive family profiles that will then be presented to expectant birth parents for them to review and choose the perfect family for their baby. Because we work with hundreds of families at once, prospective birth parents will have many more options than they would with smaller agencies.
Firsthand experience. Many of our adoption staff has been birth parents, adoptive parents and adoptees. We know the adoption process like the back of our hand, and we are well equipped to assist you with yours.
“I just love to tell people about it because it’s such an amazing thing and a great opportunity to shed a positive light on adoption. Whatever opportunity I have, I talk about their stories just to be able to say, you know, adoption is a beautiful thing,” said Kristin, a happy adoptive parent.
We’ve been doing this work for more than 25 years and have played a part in thousands of adoptions. If you’re looking for a capable, experienced, trustworthy adoption agency, we’ve got you covered. Additionally, we are an Arizona-licensed agency, which means that in addition to the benefits we offer as a national agency, we can provide the same local expertise and convenience as a smaller, regional professional. Our Arizona offices are conveniently located at:
6424 E. Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Foster Care Agencies in Glendale
Foster care adoption is another path chosen by thousands of American families each year. In this process, children who are a part of the foster system and are unable to be reunited with biological family are placed for adoption with hopeful parents. Even though American Adoptions does not work in foster care adoption, we encourage anyone who feels it is the right fit to pursue this option.
If you are hoping to become a foster parent or want to complete a foster care adoption in Glendale, try:
International Adoption Agencies near Glendale
Each year, thousands of American families grow through international adoption. This process is long and complicated. It requires the assistance of a good adoption agency. If you are looking for international adoption information in the Glendale area, these organizations can help:
Glendale Adoption Attorneys
An Arizona adoption attorney must represent Adoptive and birth parents separately. You won’t have to worry about attaining legal representation on your own. Your adoption specialist at American Adoptions will arrange these necessary legal services for you. If you’re an expectant birth parent, you won’t even have to worry about affording legal fees. Our financial assistance has you covered.
After you choose our agency, American Adoptions can connect you with an adoption attorney in Glendale, or you can contact one of these local Glendale adoption attorneys that handle adoption:
Home Study Providers in Glendale
American Adoptions is a licensed home study provider in Arizona, so you don’t have to go through multiple adoption professionals to complete your adoption in Glendale. If you are working with another adoption professional, we can provide home study services for you as well. If, however, you’d like to learn more about other home study providers in AZ, you can do so here.
Glendale Hospitals for Prenatal, Maternal Care and Delivery
When you work with American Adoptions as an expectant mother considering adoption, we help you create a birth plan so you are prepared when it’s time to go to the hospital. Having this hospital plan in place is one less thing for pregnant women to worry about. Medical costs associated with pregnancy, delivery, prenatal care and post-delivery care are covered for women choosing adoption with American Adoptions.
We know how important it is to feel comfortable and at ease on the big day. That’s why we let you create your own birth plan. But, you won’t have to do it alone. Your adoption professional will be available at any time for you to ask questions. Not only that, your adoption specialist will make all the necessary arrangements with the hospital on your behalf, so you don’t have to.
Here are some hospitals to consider in the Glendale area:
Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
18701 N. 67th
Glendale, AZ 85308
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
5555 W. Thunderbird Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85306
Glendale Courts for Adoption Finalization
This is an exciting day for the adoptive parents! You will be presented a decree of adoption by a judge, which will officially make your child a legal and permanent member of your family. Your adoption specialist will be with you at the hearing to answer any questions and to walk you through the process. Adoptions in Glendale are finalized in Superior Court of Maricopa County.
Things to do in Glendale
If you live outside of Arizona and travel to adopt in Glendale, you should plan on staying in Arizona for at least seven business days to wait for Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children clearance. Here are some things to do in the Glendale area while you wait:
Call 1-800-ADOPTION and speak to an adoption specialist or get more free information to start your Glendale adoption journey today.
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