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The Adoption Home Study Process
Discusses the common elements of the home study process and addresses some questions prospective adoptive parents may have about the process. Specific home study requirements and processes vary greatly from agency to agency, State to State, and (in the case of intercountry adoption) by the child's country of origin. They are also subject to change.
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Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2015). The adoption home study process. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau.
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