Adoptive Family Approval Process

After we receive your completed application and confidential disclosure form, your assigned Permanency Worker will contact you to schedule an in-person meeting at your convenience to learn more about the required documents and trainings, answer your questions, and complete an initial interview and a home safety check. Your Permanency Worker will be available to assist and support you throughout the approval process.

Required Documents

  • Proof of Identity:
    • Driver’s License
    • Birth Certificate
    • Social Security Card
  • Proof of Physical/Emotional Capability:
  • Proof of Income:
  • Vehicle Registration, Insurance, Inspection
  • Homeowner’s/Renter’s Insurance
  • Marriage License/Divorce Decree (if applicable)
  • Well Water Test (if applicable)
  • Pet Vaccinations (if applicable)
  • Dog Licenses (if applicable)


All clearances must be for the purpose of Adoption.