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Adoption in Lawrence, KS

Lawrence Adoption Agencies, Attorneys and More

Couples hoping to adopt and pregnant women considering adoption in Lawrence have a number of local adoption resources that they can rely on throughout their adoption journey.

American Adoptions is a national, licensed child-placing agency, but our main offices are located in Kansas and we are able to provide parents hoping to adopt in Lawrence with in-house home study services, as well.

If you have any questions or you need direction to additional Lawrence adoption resources, you can always call 1-800-ADOPTION for free adoption information.

Lawrence Adoption Agencies

American Adoptions is the leading national adoption agency based out of Kansas, and is available to help you complete your adoption from start to finish. Whether you need resources for connecting with adoptive parents for your child, adoption lawyers, Kansas home studies, counseling services, or more; we can help. See a more complete list of our Lawrence adoption services here.

For full-service domestic adoption agencies, these Kansas adoption professionals serve Lawrence residents:

Foster Care Agencies in Lawrence

For those who want to foster to adopt or pursue a foster care adoption in Lawrence, contact these agencies:

International Adoption Agencies near Lawrence

If you’re interested in pursuing an international adoption in Lawrence, these nearby agencies offer the services you’ll need:

Lawrence Adoption Attorneys

A Lawrence adoption attorney will be required for both birth and adoptive parents. They’ll help you finalize your adoption, educate you about adoption consent, and guide you through the legal processes of Kansas adoption.

Your Lawrence adoption agency may be able to direct you to an adoption attorney, or you can get in touch with one of these local lawyers:

If you work with American Adoptions to complete your Lawrence adoption process, we will coordinate legal representation on your behalf; you will not need to worry about retaining an attorney on your own.

Home Study Providers for Lawrence

Every adoptive family in the U.S. is required to undergo a home study before being approved to adopt a child.

American Adoptions is a licensed home study provider in the state of Kansas and can provide the necessary home study services for families adopting through our agency or another adoption professional.  By working with a Lawrence adoption agency that’s also able to complete your home study, you can avoid the hassle of coordinating with an extra adoption professional.

Lawrence Hospitals for Prenatal, Maternity Care and Delivery

For women facing an unplanned pregnancy considering adoption in Lawrence, establishing a hospital plan for delivery is part of the adoption planning process done with your adoption agency. Here are a couple nearby hospitals in Lawrence to oversee your maternity care and pregnancy needs:

Lawrence Judicial District Courts for Adoption Finalization

Kansas adoption law places adoption hearings under the jurisdiction of local Judicial District Courts. For Douglas County residents, this is where you’ll finalize your adoption as the final step in the Kansas adoption process. Your Lawrence adoption attorney will be able to walk you through the legal proceedings.

Need more help finding resources for adoption in Lawrence? Call 1-800-ADOPTION now to speak to an Adoption Specialist.

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