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Adoption Services works to provide children who are legally free for adoption with a forever family.

Expand Your Family Through Adoption!
Services include the assessment of families who apply to adopt, matching available children with available homes, preparing children for placement, and providing services to our adoptive children and families before, during, and after placement is made to include provisions of adoption subsidy services to eligible families.

Determining If You Are Ready To Adopt:

Foster/Adoptive Certification Information for Louisiana Residents

Adoptive Certification Information for Out-of-State Residents

Additional information & Support Services


Learn more about DCFS' Faith in Families Initiative

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