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Adoption

Ready to build your family? Open Arms Adoption Agency helps dreams become reality.

Open Arms Adoption Agency, a program of JFSA is a non-sectarian, non-profit child placing agency licensed by the State of Nevada.

We know how much you long for a child to fill your home with laughter and love. At Open Arms, we are dedicated to guiding you every step of the way, from home study assessments to post-adoption support.

Our team of experienced professionals provides:

Home study assessments: Our experienced social workers will ensure a smooth and thorough process.
Adoptive family training: Get prepared for parenthood with comprehensive education and support.
Adoptive placements: We connect loving families with children waiting for their forever home.
Post-placement supervision: We're here for you even after the placement, offering guidance and resources.
Adoption support and information meetings: Connect with other adoptive families and learn more about the adoption journey.

 

Don't wait any longer. Start your family's story today!

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About Open Arms 

The goal of the Agency’s adoption program is to provide professional adoption services; work with birth parents who are considering adoption of their children, and assist in the placement of infants in permanent family homes. To achieve this goal, there will be referrals for counseling for birth parents (if needed), home study screening, post-placement supervision of infants, and working with referral sources and attorneys both in Nevada and out of state. The primary purpose will be to ensure the best emotional, financial, and physical needs of the individual infant.

Our Philosophy

Open Arms Adoption Agency’s fundamental purpose is to maintain and strengthen family life and relationships through the provision of professional services.
To fulfill Open Arms Adoption Agency’s intent of determining who is best prepared to meet the emotional, financial, and physical needs of an infant, referrals for counseling and preparation of the adoption experience will be available for the birth parents and potential adoptive parents. The purpose and intent is to ensure a healthy adjustment for all members involved in the adoption.
Adoptive screening will include an assessment of the applicant’s motivation, fertility issues, marital relationship, health, financial situation, and feelings about adoption and placement.
The program will be geared to the placement of infants and will meet all state guidelines for such. Adoptions will not be based on the religion, race or sexual orientation of the family but on the wishes of the birth parent(s). Open Arms Adoption Agency’s adoption program will be responsive to the emergency needs of both birth parents and adoptive parents. As a result, the program is open to all persons seven days a week.

Our Services

We provide the following services:

BIRTH PARENT SERVICES:​

Birth parent counseling

Birth parent financial assistance may be available on a case-by-case basis

Assistance with applying for:

Medical insurance

Housing assistance

Other resources

Adoption planning services help birth parents choose the best possible adoptive family for their needs

ADOPTIVE PARENT SERVICES:

Birth parent adoption counseling

Adoption home study assessments

Adoptive family training and preparation

Adoptive placements

Post placement supervision

Temporary infant boarding foster care

in licensed foster homes

Adoption support and information meetings

OPEN ARMS ADOPTION AGENCY

A Program Of JFSA

Click the link below to visit our Open Arms Adoption Agency  Website

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