Adoption Agencies in Rhode Island
If you are a pregnant woman or birth mother in Rhode Island, 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-free1(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 Rhode Island, you will find the information below helpful. We begin by giving you information regarding child adoption laws in Rhode Island (what you can and can't do) and we provide a list of other adoption agencies available in Rhode Island.
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.
Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island may affect your decisions. Making informed decisions is the best way of increasing your chances of adopting a child. Please visit adoption law in Rhode Island for more details and/or contact an adoption attorney in Rhode Island.
Are Children Available for Adoption in Rhode Island?
Yes, through both public and private adoption agencies. In Rhode Island, and every other state, there are many children in foster care available for adoption and for these children you should contact the Rhode Island foster care system (On your search engine, type in the words “foster care to adopt in Rhode Island.). However, remember that the actual number of children adopted through the Rhode Island public child welfare agency is only a small portion of the total number of all Rhode Island adoptions (exact numbers are not available at this time).
Remember that while you may be a resident of Rhode Island, you are not limited to adopting a child from Rhode Island. You can adopt a child born in Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island and in each of the other the 49 states.
Can We Assist You with a Child Adoption in Rhode Island?
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 Options/Jewish Family Services
229 Waterman Street
Providence, RI 02906
Phone: (401) 331-5437
Toll-Free: (800) 337-6513
Alliance for Children, Inc.
500 Prospect Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: (401) 725-9555
Children's Friend and Service
153 Summer Street
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: (401) 331-2900
Lutheran Social Services
116 Rolfe Street
Cranston, RI 02910
Phone: (401) 785-0015
Fax: (401) 785-0599
Toll-Free: (800) 286-9889
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