Virginia Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information on ICPC process in Virginia, including contact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

Vermont Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information on ICPC process in Vermont, including contact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

Utah Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information about ICPC process in Utah, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
  • Utah ICPC
    Information and forms for Utah ICPC process.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

Texas Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

Pre-Placement

  • DFPS Contracting Services
    An adoption agency must have a contract with DFPS in order for a family to adopt a child in DFPS custody.
  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information on ICPC process in Texas, including conact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activites

Home Study Service Providers

Tennessee Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information on ICPC process in Tennessee, including contact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

South Dakota Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

  • Children’s Home Society
    Heart Gallery featuring waiting children in South Dakota.
  • WWK Recruiters
    Scroll down and click on South Dakota to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting South Dakota children.
  • Heart Gallery Of America
    Photo lists of waiting children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information on ICPC process in South Dakota, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
  • South Dakota ICPC Process
    DSS outlines the documents required for an out-of-state placement.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

South Carolina Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

  • South Carolina Heart Gallery
    Click View the Gallery to view waiting children in South Carolina by region.
  • WWK Recruiters
    Scroll down and click on South Carolina to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting South Carolina children.
  • Heart Gallery Of America
    Photo lists of waiting children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information on ICPC process in South Carolina, including contact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

Rhode Island Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

  • Adoption Rhode Island
    Photo listing featuring waiting children in Rhode Island.
  • Out of State Submissions
    Outlines the submission process for families living outside of Rhode Island who are interested in submitting for children on the Adoption Rhode Island website.
  • WWK Recruiters
    Scroll down and click on Rhode Island to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting Rhode Island children.
  • Heart Gallery Of America
    Photo lists of waiting children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information about ICPC process in Rhode Island, including contact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

Pennsylvania Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

Pre-Placement

  • ICPC Information
    General information ICPC process in Pennsylvania, including contact information for state ICPC offices.

Post-Adoption Support & Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers

Oregon Resources

Getting Started

Searching for Children

  • A Family For Every Child
    Photo listing of waiting children in Oregon.
  • NWAE
    Photo listing of waiting children in Oregon.
  • OARE Kids
    Oregon families may create an account with OARE to view more waiting children that cannot be listed publicly, and to create a family profile to connect with searching caseworkers.
  • WWK Recruiters
    Scroll down and click on Oregon to view contact information for Wendy’s Wonderful kids Recruiters families may contact regarding waiting Oregon children.
  • Heart Gallery Of America
    Photo lists of waiting children

Pre-Placement

  • Committee Process
    The Oregon committee process outline.
  • ICPC Information
    Provides general information about the ICPC process for Oregon, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
  • Oregon ICPC Guide
    A DHS PowerPoint presentation that breaks down the Oregon ICPC process.

Post-Adoption Support and Resources

Events and Activities

Home Study Service Providers