- Adoption Information
DCYF provides general information on becoming a foster or adoptive parent in New Hampshire.
- Child Adoption Laws
Adoption laws for state of New Hampshire.
- DHHS District Offices
Contact information for DHHS district offices.
- LGBT Adoption Laws
LGBT adoption laws in New Hampshire.
- Pre-Service Training Information
Information on mandatory 21-hour FACES pre-service training classes.
- Private Adoption Agencies
DCYF compiled a list of private adoption agencies in New Hampshire.
- Public and Private Agency Search
Public and private foster care adoption agencies in New Hampshire.
- Adoption Information
Adoption information by state
- Understanding New Hampshire’s Adoption Laws and Policies
An overview of adoption laws
- Home Study Requirements (See bottom of page for providers)
Information on the Home study program and requirements
Searching for Children
- WWK Recruiters
Scroll down and click on New Hampshire to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting New Hampshire children.
- Heart Gallery Of America
Photo lists of waiting children
- ICPC Information
Provides general information about ICPC process in New Hampshire, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select New Hampshire to view more information on adoption assistance in the state of New Hampshire, courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateways.
- Family Resource Center at NH State Library
NH State Library compiled a list of resources for foster and adoptive families.
- New Hampshire Foster & Adoptive Parent Association Resources
Provides online resoureces and organizations for foster and adoptive families.
- Post-Adoption Resources
A DCYF brochure on post-adoption resources.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in New Hampshire.
- Adoption Services
DCYF services and information
- Attachment and Trauma Specialists
A list of therapists specializing in working with attachment and trauma related issues.
- Behavioral Care
A list of local mental health agencies
- Adoption Therapists
A list of local therapists that specialize in adoption
- Child Care Resources
A compiled list of local child-care resources
- Child Sexual Abuse Treatment Programs
A list of local sex abuse treatment centers and programs
- Counseling Resources
Local Counseling resources
- Kid Counseling
A list of local child therapists
- Kinship Care
Information on kinship care resources
- Medical Resources
Health and medical resources
- Free Medical Resources
A list of free medical clinics
- NPEN National Parenting Education Network
A list of programs by state
- NOFAS FASDState FASD Support
State resources and support group information
- Trauma Counseling
Therapists trained in treating trauma-related issues
- Nurturing Parent Program
- Online Support Groups
A list of online support group resources
- Post-Adoption Questions & Answers
- Special Health Care Needs
Resources for parents of children with special health care needs.