- Child Adoption Laws
Adoption laws for state of Nevada
- Guide to Adoption in Nevada
A DCFS guide to interstate adoption, ICPC, adoption agencies, adoption assistance, post-adoption services, and more.
- LGBT Adoption Laws
LGBT adoption laws in Nevada.
- Licensed Privare Adoption Agencies
Licensed private child placing agencies, courtesy of DCFS.
- Pre-Service Training Information
Provides information on signing up for 30-hour PRIDE pre-service training classes.
- Public and Private Agency Search
Public and private foster care adoption agencies in Nevada.
- Adoption Information
Adoption Information by state
- Understanding Nevada’s Adoption Laws and Policies
An overview of adoption laws
- DCFS Adoption Services
DCFS provides an overview of adoption services
- Home Study Requirements (See bottom of page for providers)
Information on the Home study program and requirements
Searching for Children
- Clark County: Available Boys
Photo listing of boys in Clark County, Nevada waiting to be adopted.
- Clark County: Available Girls
Photo listing of girls in Clark County, Nevada waiting to be adopted.
- Clark County: Sibling Groups of 2
Photo listing of sibling pairs in Clark County, Nevada waiting to be adopted.
- Clark County: Sibling Groups of 3
Photo listing of sibling groups of 3 in Clark County, Nevada waiting to be adopted.
- Clark County: Sibling Groups of 4 or more
Photo listing of sibling groups of 4 in Clark County, Nevada waiting to be adopted.
- Washoe County
Photo listing of Washoe County’s waiting children.
- WWK Recruiters
Scroll down and click on Nevada to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting Nevada children.
- Heart Gallery Of America
Photo lists of waiting children
- ICPC Information
Provides general information on ICPC process in Nevada, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select Nevada to view more information on adoption assistance in state of Nevada, courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateway.
- Children’s Mental Health Services
List of mental health services courtesy of DCFS.
- Lending Library
Nevada’s lending library contains books, magazines and DVDs relevant to foster care and adoption.
- Nevada Adoption Assistance Guide
DCFS provides general information on Nevada’s adoption assistance program.
- Nevada Children’s Center Services
Nevada Children’s Center provides various services to families, including therapeutic day treatment, basic skills training for children and adolescents, crisis intervention, and foster care/adoption support.
- Nevada PEP
Nevada PEP provides families with post-adoption support and resources.
- Resource Guide to Post-Adoption Services
Nevada post-adoption resources guide.
- State Resource List
List of statewide resources available to families who are raising children with mental, physical and emotional needs.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in Nevada.
- Support Groups & Trainings
Nevada PEP’s calendar of upcoming support groups and trainings.
Nevada PEP provides free hour-long webinars for families and professionals.
- Attachment and Trauma Specialists
A list of local therapists that specialize in working with attachment and trauma related issues.
- Behavioral care treatment centers
A list of local treatment centers for behavioral care
- Adoption Therapists
A list of local therapists that specialize in adoption
- Child Care Resources
A compiled a list of child-care resources
- Child Sexual Abuse Treatment Programs
A list of local treatment centers specializing in child abuse treatment
- Counseling Resources
A compiled list of counseling resources
- Kid Counseling
A list of local therapists specializing in treating children
- Kinship Care
Kinship programs and information
- Medical Resources
Health and medical resources
- NPEN National Parenting Education Network
A list of programs by state
- NOFAS FASD Support
State resources and support group information
- Trauma Counseling
A list of local therapists specializing in trauma related issues.
- Online Support Groups
A list of online support group resources
- Post-Adoption Questions and Answers
Frequently asked questions and answers regarding adoption
- Special Health Care Needs
Resources for parents of children with special health care needs.