The Adoption Services provide activities designed to culminate in legal adoption. These services include, but are not limited to:
Adoptive home recruitment
Study of the child and natural parents
Study of the adoptive applicants
Placement and supervision of the child in the adoptive home
Preparation and presentation of material for the adoption hearing
An assuring of adoption subsidies when needed.
Additional subsidies are available as a method for encouraging and promoting the placement in adoptive homes of children who are; physically and/or mentally handicapped, emotionally disturbed, physically disabled or mentally handicapped, emotionally disturbed, or hard to place by virtue of age, sibling relationship, or ethnicity.