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Steps to Adoption: Adoption Program: Children and Family ...

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Steps to Adoption

There are several steps people must complete for any type of adoption through an agency. In addition to the basic procedures described below, other procedures may be necessary, depending upon the type of adoption, interstate issues, an adoptive parent's particular needs and those of the child and the birth parents.

Research and carefully consider the type...

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Foster Home Purposes: Foster Care Services: Children and ...

Foster Care Placements

Agency staff determine the type of foster care needed for a child based on the needs of the child. Several foster care placement options are available in North Dakota.

Regular Foster Care for Children

Most children in North Dakota foster care are placed in regular family foster homes. Placement may last a number of days to several months. The child attends school in the community while participating with the foster family in their daily activities.

Contact: County Social Services

Therapeutic Foster...

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Foster Care Services: Children and Family Services ...

Request information on becoming a licensed family foster care home.

Purpose

Foster care is 24-hour out-of-home care for children whose parents are unable, neglect, or refuse to provide for their children's needs. It...

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Related topics : foster care home / family foster care / children in foster care / foster care licensing / foster care information

Adoption Program: Children and Family Services: Services ...

November 2017 - Adoption Awareness Month Proclamation

North Dakota Heart Gallery (a nonprofit organization that encourages the adoption of children waiting for...

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Related topics : forever family adoption services / family adoption services / children adoption services / adoption children waiting / children waiting for adoption

Children and Family Services: Services: Department of ...

May 2017: Children's Foster Care Month Proclamation

The North Dakota child welfare system is county administered and state supervised. The Children and Family Services Division is...

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Related topics : children in foster care