Butte Adoption and Foster Care Resources
As a family hoping to grow through adoption or a pregnant woman considering adoption for your baby, you have access to a variety of services and support throughout the adoption process. Here, you will find local resources and adoption information for Butte, Montana.
Butte Adoption Professionals and Adoption AgenciesProspective birth parents and hopeful adoptive families often choose to work with an adoption professional for guidance throughout the process. This professional will provide education, support and the adoption services you need along the way. If you would like to work with an adoption professional in your area, consider the following Butte adoption professionals: Adoption in Montana page.
How to Become a Foster Parent in ButteProspective foster parents in Butte must meet the requirements of the state and their chosen agency. In Montana, that means meeting certain age requirements, complete a home study and attending training. If you are interested in becoming a foster family, contact a Montana foster care organization: Montana adoption information.
Home Study Providers in ButteConsisting of personal interviews, background checks, a home evaluation and more, the Montana home study is one of the most important steps in achieving your adoption or foster care goals. Your adoption professional or other home study provider will help you understand the home study process and ensure you are in compliance with all Montana laws and requirements. To get started, contact a home study provider in your state:
- Lutheran Social Services of Montana 406-245-9949 Lutheran Social Services of Montana provides international and domestic home studies and post-placement adoption services in the state of Montana.
- Youth Homes 406-721-2704 The staff of Youth Homes can help provide legal home study services for families hoping to adopt in Montana. They are also able to assist families that are adopting either internationally or through another agency.
Hospitals in ButteIf you are considering adoption as an expectant mother, you will need to consider your hospital plan as your due date approaches. As a prospective birth mother, you can work with your adoption specialist to plan the labor and delivery experience you want to have. When you are ready to begin creating your hospital plan, the following Butte area hospital may be able to assist you:
- James Healthcare 400 S. Clark Street Butte, MT 59701 406-723-2500