Orem Adoption and Foster Care Resources
If you are thinking about starting the adoption process in Orem, Utah, either as a woman facing an unplanned pregnancy or as a hopeful parent looking to adopt a child, you are likely wondering about adoption laws, professionals and resources near you. Below, find the information you need about local adoption agencies, home study providers and other Orem adoption and foster care resources.
Adoption Agencies and Adoption Professionals in OremYour adoption professional can provide a variety of adoption services, including counseling, education, assistance with finding a match, and guidance through each step of the process. These professionals have offices in Orem and can provide detailed information about adoption in your area:
Foster Care Professionals in OremIf you are interested in adopting through the foster care system or providing temporary care as a foster parent, you must meet certain state requirements and become licensed through a local foster care agency. To learn more about the requirements and steps to become a foster parent in Orem, contact a foster care professional in your area: Adoption in Utah page.
Home Study Providers in OremBefore an adoption or foster care placement can be made in Utah, the prospective parents must complete an approved home study. The home study is an important step in every adoption and foster care process that assesses parents’ ability to provide a stable, nurturing home to a child. When you are ready to begin the adoption home study, contact a Utah home study provider near you:
- Children's Service Society 801-335-7444 Children's Service Society helps families throughout Utah with their home study and post-placement needs.
- Utah Adoption Specialists 801-900-5770 Utah Adoption Specialists provides home study and post-placement services for families throughout Utah.
Hospitals in OremAs an expectant mother pursuing adoption, you will have the opportunity to plan your hospital stay when the baby arrives. When making your hospital plan, consider where you would like to give birth, who you want to see in the delivery room, how much time you want to spend with the adoptive family, and more. As you consider your hospital plan, find information about Orem hospitals below:
- Orem Community Hospital 331 N 400 W Orem, UT 84057 801-226-7831
- Timpanogos Regional Hospital 750 W 800 North Orem, UT 84057 801-714-6000