Adoption Agencies in District of Columbia
If you are a pregnant woman or birth mother in District of Columbia, please note that this page is designed to help adopting families. Therefore, please click here to see information that is intended to help you and other pregnant women and birth mothers. We can make sure your child is placed with the perfect family, your rights are protected, and that you receive all the legal and financial assistance and medical help as well as other types of help that the law allows. Feel free to contact us or call (toll-free 1(800)943-0400) if you have any questions or if you want our guidance and/or help. All calls are confidential, there is never any obligation, and there is never any fee to you as a birth parent whether you work with our agency or decide to look elsewhere. Please visit the link "Ways we can help you".
If you are an adopting family in District of Columbia, you will find the information below helpful. We begin by giving you information regarding child adoption laws in District of Columbia (what you can and can't do) and we provide a list of other adoption agencies available in District of Columbia.
Please note that our fully licensed non-profit adoption agency, Adoption Services, Inc., is licensed in many states and can help you in Arkansas or any other state in the U.S. and we can also help U.S. citizens living in any foreign country. Since our founding in 1985, we have worked with thousands of birth parents and adopting families from all over the world and our overall satisfaction rating is excellent. We are committed to putting your needs first and to helping you in every way possible. Feel free to contact us or call (toll-free 1(800)943-0400) if you have any questions or if you want our guidance and/or help. All calls are confidential and there is never any obligation when you give us a call.
District of Columbia Child Adoption Laws
Before starting to search for a child to adopt or an agency to assist you, it is a good idea for you understand how the adoption laws in District of Columbia may affect your decisions. Making informed decisions is the best way of increasing your chances of adopting a child.
Are Children Available for Adoption in District of Columbia?
Yes, through both public and private adoption agencies. In District of Columbia, and every other state, there are many children in foster care available for adoption and for these children you should contact the District of Columbia foster care system (On your search engine, type in the words “foster care to adopt in District of Columbia.). However, remember that the actual number of children adopted through the District of Columbia public child welfare agency is only a small portion of the total number of all District of Columbia adoptions (exact numbers are not available at this time).
Remember that while you may be a resident of District of Columbia, you are not limited to adopting a child from District of Columbia. You can adopt a child born in District of Columbia or a child born in any other U.S. state (contact us). What is important for you to understand is that infants and children are available for adoption in District of Columbia and in each of the other the 49 states.
Can We Assist You with a Child Adoption in District of Columbia?
Yes, we can help you and so can the child adoption agencies we have listed several below. We are a fully licensed non-profit adoption agency that helps birth parents and families living in any state in the U.S. Since our founding in 1985, we have successfully completed over 900 adoptions and would be happy help you adopt a child. Feel free to contact us or call (toll-free 1(800)943-0400).
Adoption Center of Washington, Inc.
1726 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 452-8278
Fax: (202) 452-8280
Toll-Free: (800) 452-3878
Adoption Service Information Agency, Inc. (ASIA)
7720 Alaska Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20012
Phone: (202) 726-7193
Fax: (202) 722-4928
419 7th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: (202) 628-7420
Barker Foundation, Inc.
4400 MacArthur Boulevard NW
Washington, DC 20818
Phone: (202) 363-7511
Toll-Free: (800) 673-8489
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington D.C.
1438 Rhode Island Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20018
Phone: (202) 526-4100
Family and Child Services, Inc.
929 L Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 289-1510
Fax: (202) 371-0863
Progressive Life Center
1123 11th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 842-4570
Fax: (202) 842-1035
Domestic Child Adoption Agencies in Other States
If you are looking for a child adoption agency simply click the link below for the state to see a list of the adoption agencies in that state