If you're hoping to adopt, have already adopted, are a birth parent, or an adoptee, we hope you'll find helpful and supportive information in our adoption cubby.
Access to Family Information by Adopted Persons
In nearly all States, adoption records are sealed and withheld from public inspection after the adoption is finalized. To maintain the confidentiality of these records, most States have instituted procedures by which parties to an adoption may obtain nonidentifying and identifying information from an adoption record, while still protecting the interests of all parties. [Click Here]