Child Welfare Services provides social workers specializing
in Adoptions, serving all areas of the county. Our Adoptions Unit works
to find loving, permanent homes for children in the Foster Care System.
Our services include:
- Consulting and answering any
questions regarding the adoption of children through the Child Welfare
- Accepting applications and
licensing person(s) who want to adopt children through the Child Welfare
- Matching children to families that
can best meet their needs and provide a permanent loving home
- Completing Adoptive Home Studies
for our homes where children are placed to be adopted
services to assist families through the court and adoption process
We also provide relinquishment services. This means we work with
parents who want to relinquish a child to be adopted.
All of our adoptions are finalized through Santa Barbara County's Juvenile Court, which
streamlines the process of adopting a child.
If you are interested in becoming a resource family,
or would like further information, please call 1-866-899-2649.