The overall information gathering and review process will involve;
1) Completion of the home study application, obtained by contacting the program as referenced above, and initial conversation
regarding motivation to adopt.
2) Completion of applicable background checks, financial statements, and medical statements.
3) An initial home visit to review both the physical environment and meet and learn about each family member. This will include, individual interviews with adults wishing to adopt and those children who already reside in their care.
4) Two additional in -home meetings will be utilized to provide education, review questions, and for reviewers to gather on-going data regarding parents strengths and any noted areas of concern.
Upon approval; the final report is provided to the family, attorney, or agency responsible for placement of an identified child.Adoption Home Studies