If you are an Expectant Mother or a Prospective Adoptive Parent interested in adopting or placing your baby for adoption in Anchorage, Alaska, you will find information regarding local adoption agencies, foster care resources, home study providers, and hospitals below. Other additional resources can be found on our Alaska State Page.

Completing the Home Study in Anchorage

One of the main requirements for the adoption process includes completing a home study. Visit our page to learn more about the adoption home study requirements in Alaska. The following is a list of home study providers in Anchorage:

  • Catholic Social Services
  • 907-222-7300
  • “Catholic Social Services fulfills the social teachings of the Catholic Church through our efforts to mend the holes in society’s safety net, alleviate suffering and promote social change by meeting basic human needs and offering thoughtful opportunities for life changing growth.”

Anchorage Adoption Agencies

Are you ready to adopt a child or place your baby for adoption? Anchorage offers several adoption and foster care resources. Visit our page to learn more about the adoption process. Here are a few local adoption agencies that you may want to consider:

Foster Care Resources

For more information about fostering a child in Anchorage, you can contact these local foster care resources:

  • AK Child & Family
  • 907-346-2101
  • “AK Child & Family brings hope to troubled young lives through a broad range of mental health services. Our residential psychiatric treatment, community based programs and treatment foster homes offer the structure, care and expertise to help young people facing significant challenges build strong, positive, healthy lives.”
  • Beacon Hill
  • 907-222-0925
  • “Beacon Hill exists to serve Alaska’s children in foster care and children at risk of going into foster care through the love of Christ. Our purpose is to support, serve and encourage vulnerable children within our community. Our dream is to see all children in our community loved and well cared for in healthy homes.”
  • Denali Family Services
  • 907-274-8281
  • “DFS maintains an active foster care program, licensing treatment foster homes, placing children in those homes and working in partnership with the foster parents and the DFS clinical staff to ensure the child is making progress toward his/her treatment goals. The foster care program accepts a number of placements of children in OCS custody who are returning to Alaska after receiving residential treatment in the Lower 48.”
  • Facing Foster Care in Alaska
  • 907-310-3822
  • “Facing Foster Care in Alaska (FFCA) is a nonprofit dedicated to improving the foster care system, developing leadership skills among current and former foster youth ages 15-24, and creating a network of peer support for foster youth throughout the state.”
  • The Arc of Anchorage
  • 907-277-6677
  • “Our Mission - To encourage and celebrate the potential of people who experience disabilities. Our Vision - To be a community that recognizes and embraces people of all abilities.”

Hospitals in Anchorage

Adoptive Parents and Birth Mothers welcoming a new baby will need to create a hospital plan with your adoption professional and the hospital staff. Below you will find a list of some of the hospitals in the Anchorage area:

Municipal Courts

To complete the adoption process, a adoption finalization hearing is required. You can learn more about your local court system below.

  • Anchorage
  • 907-264-0514
  • 825 W 4th Ave, Anchorage AK 99501
  • Kenai
  • 907-283-3110
  • 125 Trading Bay Drive, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Valdez
  • 907-835-2266
  • 213 Meals Avenue, Valdez, AK 99686

Local Attractions

The local attractions of Anchorage are a must-see. These sites will be sure to keep you entertained and amazed. See local attractions below: