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Adoption in Hollywood, FL

Hollywood Adoption Agencies, Lawyers and More

Are you preparing to begin the life-changing journey of adoption in Hollywood, FL? If so, you’ve come to the right place.  

  • The right adoption agency can safely and smoothly guide you through your adoption journey. 

  • Adoption creates a better future for everyone involved. 

 Adoptee and founder of American Adoptions, Scott Mars, has a first-hand appreciation for the positive impact adoption can make on everyone involved in the process. Many of our professional staff has experienced their own adoption journey, which is why it’s important that we help you have the same loving and life-changing journey. 

You might be experiencing an unplanned pregnancy and considering adoption in Hollywood or you’re a hopeful adoptive family dreaming of bringing a baby home to begin your new life. We strive to help you both with safe, ethical and professional guidance through the special experience of adoption.  

There’s a lot to learn about adoption and this guide will help you envision your own adoption and give you the power to start your journey with us today

If you’re ready to start the adoption process with our agency, or want more information on the adoption in Hollywood, FL, call us toll-free today at 1-800-ADOPTION, or visit our online contact forms for prospective birth mothers and prospective adoptive parents

Private Adoption Agencies in Hollywood, Florida [Begin Your Life-Changing Adoption Journey] 

Domestic infant adoption, also called private adoption, is a way for prospective birth mothers to respond to an unplanned pregnancy. By working with a private agency and creating an adoption plan, you can do what’s best for your life while also giving your baby the opportunity to grow up in a loving family. As hopeful adoptive parents, you have the opportunity to not only grow your family, but to give this baby all of the love and opportunity they deserve.

Your experience is important to us, which is why we offer services like: 

  • Using our size and scope, we can find hopeful and available families from across the United States, which means a better adoption opportunity for everyone involved.   

  • 24/7 counseling and support for pregnant women considering adoption and an industry-leading risk-sharing program that provides financial protection for adoptive parents in the event of an adoption disruption.   

  • An adoption plan made to your fit your vision for the perfect adoption experience. 

These services (and many more) are vital to a successful adoption process. In addition to being a full-service agency, American Adoptions is also a fully licensed agency, which means our work is held to the highest ethical and legal standards. And to top it all off, we have a strong presence in Florida, with local offices located in Tampa: 

3001 North Rocky Point Drive East, Suite 200 

Tampa, FL 33607 

813-868-1000 

Jennifer, a birth mother that placed her child for adoption through our agency, knew she was making the right decision after spending some time on our website. 

“I was surfing the internet looking for information about adoption. I came across the American Adoptions website. The website answered most of my questions. I was even able to look at pictures and read a brief biography of families who were interested in adopting my baby.” 

You can find the same pertinent information for your adoption in Hollywood by contacting us today. Our toll-free number, 1-800-ADOPTION, is completely free and can put you in touch with an adoption specialist, today. 

Foster Care Agencies in Hollywood 

Did you know there are thousands of children waiting for adoption in Florida’s foster care system? If you’re a hopeful parent, foster care adoption is another family-building option. Foster care adoption, in contrast to infant adoption, typically involves the adoption of older children, from toddlers to teens. If this sounds like a good route for your family, you could work with one of these professionals: 

International Adoption Agencies in Hollywood 

Many children around the world are waiting for a family through adoption. Some hopeful parents in the U.S. decide that international adoption is the best type of adoption for them. If this seems best for your adoption in Hollywood, you will need the help of an international adoption agency, such as: 

Adoption Attorneys in Hollywood 

Each state has its own adoption laws, and there are also federal regulations that govern adoptions involving more than one state. Because of this, an adoption attorney is an important part of any successful adoption process. Your attorney will work with you to ensure that every requirement has been met, all the paperwork has been filed and you are set up to receive your final decree of adoption. 

Individuals working with American Adoptions can be connected with an excellent local attorney. When you’re a prospective birth parent, this will come at no cost to you. For those interested in researching attorneys on their own, there are several options for your adoption in Hollywood: 

Home Study Providers for Adoption in Hollywood 

The home study is one of the first steps in the Hollywood adoption process. It must be completed before a family is eligible for an adoption opportunity — whether that is being selected by a prospective birth mother or placed with a child. 

American Adoptions is a licensed home study provider in Florida. Any individuals working with us will not need to look elsewhere to receive home study services. If you are working with a different agency that does not provide these services, please contact us today about your home study for adoption in Hollywood.  

Maternity Hospitals in Hollywood 

Each step of your adoption process is important, and the hospital visit may be the most important of all. When you’re a prospective birth mother, you will work with your adoption specialist to create a hospital plan so that this pivotal moment goes the way it should. Part of that plan is choosing a hospital, of which you have several options in (or near) Hollywood: 

Your adoption experience with American Adoptions also includes fully covered medical expenses throughout your pregnancy

Hollywood Adoption Courts 

Adoption placement is one of the best days in an adoptive family’s life, but it’s not quite the end of the adoption process. After placement, a family must complete several post-placement visits. Then, it’s time for adoption finalization

Your finalization hearing, during which a judge will issue your final decree of adoption, will most likely be at a Broward County Court for your adoption in Hollywood. Speak with your attorney or agency if you have more questions about adoption finalization in Broward County. 

Start Your Adoption Journey Today  

Michelle, a birth parent specialist and a birth parent herself, is ready to answer any questions you have about adoption.   

“I am available to answer any questions that arise, particularly from birth moms, as I have been in your shoes and know how you are feeling,” Michelle said. “It was most helpful to me when I had someone to talk to who would just listen to me without making any judgments or conclusions about who I was as a person.”   

You can ask Michelle questions about the Hollywood, FL., adoption process online. You can also call us toll free at 1-800-ADOPTION, or get free information with our online contact form for prospective birth mothers considering adoption here. Adoptive families wanting more information on adopting a child can click here to get more information. 

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