Your Resources for Adoption in Raleigh
If you’re considering an adoption in North Carolina, did you know that you can localize your process to complete an adoption in Raleigh that’s convenient for you?
Whether you’re a prospective adoptive parent or a pregnant woman considering adoption, you have the right to an adoption process that’s local, convenient and comfortable for you. Fortunately, there are many Raleigh adoption professionals available to you if you live in this city, not to mention the fact that the law firm of Claiborne|Fox|Bradley is ready to be your local adoption attorney in Raleigh, as well.
When you choose our law firm as your local Raleigh adoption attorney, you will receive the same level of service and dedication that you would if you lived anywhere else in North Carolina. While our closest office is located in Charlotte, your adoption attorney will always be available by phone to address any questions or concerns you may have. We will also help to finalize your adoption in a local Raleigh adoption court.
To learn more about the legal services we can provide for your adoption in Raleigh, please contact our professionals today at 704-702-0300.
Because our law firm specializes in providing legal adoption services, you may also require additional services from other professionals in the area. We’re happy to provide references to experienced adoption professionals to help you obtain those services, and we also encourage all prospective adoptive parents and women considering adoption to do diligent research to determine exactly which professional is best for them. To help you get started, we’ve listed a few Raleigh adoption professionals you may wish to contact:
Infant Adoption Agencies in Raleigh
While our law firm can provide all of the legal services for your infant adoption in Raleigh, you may also wish to have case management services and guidance throughout the process, from finding a match to mediation of any post-placement contact you may have. In this case, a Raleigh adoption agency may be the perfect professional for you.
These professionals are typically known as “one-stop shops,” as they provide all of the services that you need to complete your infant adoption process. They can also offer professional counseling services that another adoption professional may not. In addition to the national adoption agencies available to you, there are also several local adoption agencies in Raleigh who can complete your adoption near you.
If you’re considering an adoption agency, we are happy to provide referrals to those we commonly work with in the area. And, if you have already started working with an adoption agency, the law firm of Claiborne|Fox|Bradley can always complete the legal process that your agency cannot.
Here are some local adoption agencies in Raleigh to consider:
Foster Care Adoption Agencies in Raleigh
On the other hand, if you’re a prospective adoptive parent, you may be interested in becoming a foster parent or completing a foster care adoption in Raleigh. There are many children in the North Carolina foster care system who are eligible for adoption and waiting for a permanent placement with a loving, supportive family — and that may be yours.
Our law firm can always complete the legal process of your foster care adoption in Raleigh, but you will also need to work with a foster-care adoption agency to receive training and preparation before you can find an adoption opportunity. The state foster care system is overseen by the North Carolina Division of Social Services, and the local county office is located at:
200 Swinburne Road
Raleigh, NC 27610
Your other options for foster care adoption agencies in Raleigh are:
- Lutheran Services Carolinas
- The Bair Foundation Child & Family Ministries
- The Omni Family of Services
- Children’s Home Society of North Carolina
Home Study Providers in Raleigh
Whatever kind of process you decide to pursue as a prospective adoptive parent in North Carolina, you will likely need to complete a home study investigation. This is the process through which an adoption professional makes sure you are prepared and excited for an upcoming adoption situation, as well as any future challenges that may come along with this life-changing addition.
Unless you are completing a stepparent or relative adoption, you will need to work with a home study provider in North Carolina before you can be cleared to adopt. No matter where you live, a provider will send a trained social worker to visit your home and interview your household members about the upcoming adoption process.
Some North Carolina home study providers are:
Hospitals in Raleigh
If you’re a pregnant woman considering adoption for your baby, it’s just as important that you find Raleigh adoption professionals that you trust, even if you’re still not sure that adoption is the right choice for you. The law office of Claiborne|Fox|Bradley is one of the local professionals who can offer you objective information to help you make the best decision for you, with no obligation to choose adoption unless you’re absolutely sure it’s right for you. To learn more about how adoption in Raleigh will work in your situation, please call our office at 704-702-0300 or contact one of the agencies listed above for free, professional options counseling.
Even if you’re still deciding between your unplanned pregnancy options, it’s important that you receive proper prenatal care as soon as you know you’re pregnant. When you pursue adoption, all of your medical expenses will be free to you, and you will be able to choose a local medical professional that you’re comfortable with. You’ll also get to create a hospital and delivery plan that meets your preferences and expectations.
If you’re looking for prenatal and medical care in Raleigh, consider these local professionals:
3000 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610
4420 Lake Boone Trail
Raleigh, NC 27607
3601 Capital Boulevard #117
Raleigh, NC 27604
100 S. Boylan Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27603
Start Your Raleigh Adoption Today
If you’re considering adoption in Raleigh, it’s important that you contact an experienced adoption professional to learn more about what the process might look like for you and how to start the process when you’re ready. At the law office of Claiborne|Fox|Bradley, we are ready to offer the legal assistance and objective information you need to know for a Raleigh adoption. To learn more today, with no obligation to choose adoption until you’re sure it’s right for you, please contact our office or one of the adoption professionals listed above.
While we’ve provided a basic list of Raleigh adoption professionals in this article, it is not a full list of all the adoption professionals available to you in this area. We encourage all prospective adoptive parents and women considering adoption to do their own research into all of the professionals available to them to find the one that’s perfect for their adoption journey.