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Programs that provide information about the different types of adoption that are available as options and the requirements and procedures for adopting another individual for birth parents, adoptive parents and people who have been adopted. (AIRS PH-0300.0400 Adoption Information/Referrals)

3760 South Highland Drive
Millcreek, UT 84106
Phone: 866-458-0058
Address:
3760 South Highland Drive
Millcreek, UT 84106
Phone: 866-458-0058
Toll Free Phone: 866-458-0058
Fax: 801-355-2826
Email: utahnewbornsafehaven@gmail.com
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Newborn can be dropped of at the hospital by the mother or a person acting with the mother's permission.
Services Provided:

Utah's Safe Haven law allows birth parents to anonymously give up custody of their newborn child without facing any legal consequences, promotes information about the law, and empowers them with information about a safe alternative to abandonment.

  • Safe Havens for Abandoned Newborns
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/27/2020
14508 Owen-Tech Boulevard, #129
Austin, TX 78728
Phone: 800-557-5238
Address:
14508 Owen-Tech Boulevard, #129
Austin, TX 78728
Phone: 800-557-5238
Fax: 888-925-5634
Email: Info@NFPAonline.org
Eligibility: Open to all.
Services Provided:

The National Foster Parent Association (NFPA) is a non-profit organization established in 1972 to address the concerns of several independent groups of foster parents and child welfare professionals to provide foster families with opportunities for advocacy, networking, and education.

Primary Activities:

  • Promote the delivery of services and supports to foster families
  • Support quality foster care by promoting excellence and best practice
  • Provide services and supports to state and local foster parent associations
  • Develop and provide education and training, information, dissemination of information to the public
  • Advocate at the local, state and national level; promote networking and collaboration
  • Promote positive image of family foster care; greater visibility; encourage active involvement
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/4/2020
5100 SW Macadam Ave, Suite 300
Portland, OR 97239
Phone: 503-222-4044
Address:
5100 SW Macadam Ave, Suite 300
Portland, OR 97239
Phone: 503-222-4044
Email: info@nicwa.org
Services Provided: Provides educational and informational resources for families, service providers, caseworkers and tribal leaders related to the welfare of Native American and Alaska Native children. This includes information about child abuse, adoption and foster care, policy, and advocacy.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/3/2020
124 South 400 East, Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-355-7444
Organization Name: Children's Service Society
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Address:
124 South 400 East, Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-355-7444
Fax: 801-355-7453
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Call for more information, some restrictions on adoptive parents' eligibility.
Services Provided: Free pregnancy counseling services for those considering placing a child for adoption. Supportive, non-judgmental environment with licensed MSW level counselors. Financial assistance as well as a birth parent educational scholarship program. Counseling to birth fathers and the other family members as requested.
Adoptive family orientation, education, and counseling for families interested in adopting an infant child. Families are able to choose from two different fee schedules.
Post-adoption services including confidential intermediary search and reunion services and individual or family counseling provided by licensed counselors.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/28/2019
975 East Woodoak Lane Ste 220
Murray, UT 84117
Phone: 801-265-0444
Address:
975 East Woodoak Lane Ste 220
Murray, UT 84117
Phone: 801-265-0444
Fax: 801-265-0834
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Services Provided: Recruits families for children who have survived abuse and neglect, supports adoptive families throughout every phase of the adoption process, and trains child welfare professionals.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 5/15/2018
962 South 1100 West
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 801-427-9298
Address:
962 South 1100 West
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 801-427-9298
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: Ages 0-18 Self-pay
Services Provided: Adoption Home studies

Issues Treated:
Helping Families meet state requirements for Adoption
Provider Profiles: LCSW

Approaches Used:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/30/2019