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Southaven Adoption & Foster Care Resources
As a suburb of Memphis, Tennessee, Southaven has access to adoption resources in both Tennessee and Mississippi, many of which you can reach out to during your adoption journey. If you are pursuing adoption, either as a pregnant mother or adopting family, the following collection of resources will help you through the process in Southaven, Mississippi.
Adoption Agencies and Professionals in SouthavenThere are multiple kinds of adoption professionals you can consult if you are considering adoption, including facilitators, law firms, and law centers. Adoption agencies, whether they are national or local, are beneficial to expecting mothers and adoptive families because they provide all of the services you need in one place. If you would like to find an adoption agency or other professional in Southaven, follow some of the links below: Adoption in Tennessee and Memphis adoption resource pages for more information.
Southaven Foster Care ResourcesParents looking to pursue foster care in Southaven should become familiar with the requirements in Mississippi, which are described in detail at Adopt US Kids. To learn more about foster parenting in Southaven or to inquire about available children, contact one of your nearby foster care professionals:
Home Study ProvidersConsisting of personal interviews, background checks, a home evaluation and more, the Mississippi home study is one of the most important parts of every adoption and foster care process. It is important to choose the right professional to complete your adoption home study and ensure it complies with all state laws and requirements. To get started, contact a home study provider in your area:
- New Beginnings 662-842-6752 New Beginnings is a Mississippi adoption agency that provides state-compliant home studies for families anywhere in the state.
- Lifeline Children’s Services 205-967-0811 A licensed child-placing agency, Lifeline has licensed social workers in Mississippi and all of the states where they complete adoptions.
Hospitals near SouthavenIf you are a pregnant mother and pursuing adoption, you will want to work with your adoption specialist and healthcare provider to plan your hospital stay. By creating a hospital plan, you can let those involved in your adoption know how you want the big day to proceed and who you want to be there with you. To get started or find more information, you can contact a nearby hospital:
- Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto 7601 Southcrest Parkway Southaven, MS 38671 662-772-4000
- Choices: Memphis Center for Reproductive Health 1726 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38104 901-274-3550