- Child Adoption Laws
Adoption laws for the state of Arkansas.
- DHS County Offices
Contact information for DHS county offices.
- LGBT Adoption Laws
LGBT adoption laws in Arkansas
- Pre-Service Training information
Complete the inquiry form to learn more about Arkansas’ 30-hour PRIDE pre-service training.
- Public and Private Agency Search
Public and private foster care adoption agencies in Arkansas.
- Adoption Information
Adoption information by state
- Understanding Arkansas 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
- Arkansas Heart Gallery
Heart Gallery featuring waiting children in Arkansas.
- WWK Recruiters
Scroll down and click on Arkansas to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting Arkansas children.
- Heart Gallery Of America
Photo lists of waiting children
- ICPC Information
Provides general Information about ICPC process in Arkansas, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select Arkansas to view more information on adoption assistance in the state of Arkansas, courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateway.
- Adoption Therapists
Psychology Today provides a list of adoption therapists
- Autism Resources
Information and links regarding the developmental disabilities Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome.
- Children and Adolescent Service System Program
CASSP provides services to children with serious emotional challenges.
- Disability Resources
A list of state resources for various disabilities.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in Arkansas.
- Adoption Services
Arkansas adoption directory
- 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
- Certified Foster care and Adoption Therapists
A list of local foster care and adoption therapists
- Child Care Resources
A compiled list of child care resources
- Child Sexual Abuse Treatment Programs
A list of local sex abuse treatment programs
- Counseling Resources
A list of local therapists
- 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 FASD State FASD Support
State resources and support group information
- Trauma Counseling
A list of local therapists trained in trauma-related issues
- Nurturing Parent Programs
Nurturing Parent Programs
- Online Support Groups
A list of online support groups and resources
- Post-Adoption Questions and Answers
FAQ’s on adoption
- Special Health Care Needs
Resources for parents of children with special health care needs.