Foster Care and Adoption operates in the 30 westernmost counties in Iowa. Visit LSIowa.org/foster to see the areas that are served. LSI recruits and supports foster parents as well as provide post-adoption support resources to families who have already adopted children though Iowa's foster care system.
Provide adoption information
Provides accurate information on adoption, and lifelong support, so the family is successful in meeting the child’s best interest by offering the following services and resources:Provides free and confidential pregnancy counseling for families, every step of the way; before, during, and after the birth of the child.Assistance with making an adoptio...
Embraces the sanctity and dignity of life by nurturing pregnant and parenting women. Staff match mothers with volunteer mentors, who provide guidance and support. Offers a network of community organizations to provide education, practical assistance and mentoring support with a focus of empowering and educating women to live their best lives.
Provides free pregnancy testing and pregnancy support to all woman facing a pregnancy or an unplanned pregnancy. Offers additional services including information on pregnancy alternatives, counseling, and adoption.
Offers pregnancy counseling, domestic and international adoptions, post adoption services, and child sponsorship programs.
Offers expectant parent advocacy that includes help and support for anyone who is pregnant, domestic adoptions and Post-Adoption services that includes couseling for children who have experienced trauma.
Bethany offers the Start Small Program, which provides diapers for immigrant and refugee families.
Serves all Nebraska adoptive families - international, domestic infant, private, step-parent and foster adoptive families. Advocates for the special interests of adoptive families and connects families to one another. Six core services include Permanency Support Services, Respite Care Connections, Parent2Parent Network, Mental Health Connections...
Assists adoptees on their search for their birth family. Adoptee search group provides support, advice, and help using traditional search and genetic genealogy to locate birth family.
Pre- and post-adoption counseling, education, support and resources to ensure lifelong success for both children and their families. Provides direct services through home studies and post placement reports for families adopting through Holt or another licensed agency including domestic home studies and embryo adoption home studies.
Domestic and international adoption services. Post-adoption services.
Provides domestic, embryo and international adoption services.
Adoption services include recruitment, screening, assessing, and case management provided to persons choosing to adopt an infant. Counseling and support are provided to birth mothers/fathers choosing to place a child for adoption, as well as post-adoptive services for those who are adopted, adoptive parents, and birth parents. This includes interna...
A licensed child placing agency, finding adoptive homes for both infants and special needs children.
Infant, international, and special-needs adoptions. Provides comprehensive services for adoptive parents from home study to finalization.
Offering recruitment and retention of foster and adoptive homes, support and training to foster parents.
Offers individual, couple and family counseling, private adoptions services, family life education and DHS contract services that include family-centered services and foster care or adoption services. LSI also conducts home studies for prospective foster or adoptive homes for DHS.
Program allows any adult member who is adopted to gain knowledge about the other parties such as non-identifying medical information or contact information. In cases where members of an adoption group mutually agree to be reunited, Catholic Charities’ staff provides counseling to assist the individuals to be emotionally prepared themselves.