Idaho Falls Adoption and Foster Care Resources
Whether you are considering adoption as a prospective adoptive parent or expectant mother in Idaho Falls, there are many local adoption and foster care resources available to you. Read on to learn more about Idaho Falls adoption and foster care agencies, home study professionals and other local adoption and foster care services. To learn more about adoption laws, processes and qualifications throughout the state, visit our Idaho adoption page.
Idaho Falls Adoption Agencies and Adoption ProfessionalsYour adoption professional can provide the services and support you need throughout the adoption process. There are many adoption professionals to choose from, including national and local adoption agencies and adoption attorneys. For some adoptive and birth parents, it is most convenient to work with a local adoption agency. Here are some of the local and regional adoption professionals serving the Idaho Falls area:
Idaho Falls Foster Care ResourcesTo become a foster parent in Idaho, you must complete a home study and meet certain Idaho foster parent requirements. If you need more information or if you are ready to begin the foster care or foster-to-adopt process in Idaho Falls, contact one of the following local agencies: Idaho Department of Health and Welfare.
Home Study Providers in Idaho FallsThe home study is an important part of the process to become a foster or adoptive parent in Idaho Falls. The Idaho home study evaluates prospective parents and ensures they are ready to adopt based on criminal records checks, child abuse registry checks and more. For a detailed overview of what to expect during the home study process, visit our How to Adopt in Idaho page. Your home study must be conducted by a legally qualified professional in Idaho. To begin the home study process, contact a provider in your area:
- Idaho Youth Ranch Adoptions 1-208-667-1898 The Idaho Youth Ranch Adoptions staff conducts home studies for all types of adoptions.
Hospitals in Idaho FallsOne of the most exciting steps in the adoption process is the arrival of the baby. If you are an expectant mother considering adoption, you will have control over your hospital plan, including who is in the delivery room with you, how much interaction you will have with your baby, and more. Your adoption professional can coordinate with your delivery hospital to ensure a smooth labor and delivery process. As you create your hospital plan, you may be able to work with one of the following Idaho Falls hospitals:
- Mountain View Hospital 2325 Coronado Street Idaho Falls, ID 83404 208-557-2700
- Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center 3100 Channing Way Idaho Falls, ID 83404 208-529-6111