A home study is a necessary part of the adoption process for adoptive families.

The home study process includes:

  • Fingerprint clearances through Child Abuse Index, FBI, and Department of Justice
  • Paperwork

           For a list of required home study documents, click here

  • Training
  • Individual and joint interviews

            For a list of home study interview topics, click here

  • Home visit

            For the fost/adopt & domestic home certification checklist, click here