Are you interested in adopting, placing your baby for adoption, or becoming a foster parent in the Moreno Valley, California area? Below you will find information regarding home study providers, local agencies, foster care resources, hospitals, and county courts. If you are unsure about whether you want to foster a child or adopt, see our Foster Care vs Adopting Page to assess your options. Other additional resources can be found on our California Adoption page.

Completing the Home Study in Moreno Valley

A home study is required for every adoption. It ensures that each child is placed in a suitable home with capable Adoptive Parents. It generally includes questions about family history, health & financial information, and personal background. The following is a list of home study providers/adoption agencies near Moreno Valley.

  • Alpha Adoption Centers
  • 951-369-5282
  • “The mission of Alpha Adoption Centers is to successfully find and match adoptable children with families that can meet each child’s individual needs. Our goal is to know what the child’s needs are and to have an in-depth understanding of the dynamics of the families so that each child’s specific needs may be met throughout their lifetime. In addition to this, we are determined to match birth mothers with suitable adoptive parents for their infants. Our vision is that all children, in need of a family, will have a forever family.”
  • Nightlight Christian Adoptions
  • 714-693-5437
  • “Nightlight Christian Adoptions is a full-service, Hague accredited child placement agency. In 1997 we pioneered the first embryo adoption program, Snowflakes Embryo Adoption offering this unique adoption choice to families.”

Moreno Valley Adoption Agencies & Professionals

About 114,556 children are waiting to be adopted in the United States, and it can take more than three years for the average child to wait for an adoptive family. If you would like to learn more stats, check out our Adoption Statistic page. If you are interested in adopting a baby in Moreno Valley, here are several more local adoption agencies willing to work with you:

  • Forever After Adoptions
  • 866-222-9284
  • “Our dedicated team of adoption professionals will guide you through every step of the adoption process. Together, we will create a personalized adoption plan that is right for you and then professionally manage every aspect of that plan. We understand what you are going through and we vow to help support you in your journey.”
  • Knotts Family Agency
  • 909-880-0600
  • “Mission: To foster healthy, self-reliant, children, youth and families. Vision: Happy parents nurturing children, youth and families to thrive and build healthy communities.”
  • Walden Family Services
  • 951-788-5905
  • “Our Vision: Every child has a loving family and the ability to realize their greatest potential toward becoming a self-sufficient and productive member of their community.”

Foster Care Resources

In the United States alone, there are over 400,000 children in foster care waiting to be adopted. For more information about Foster Care Adoption in Moreno Valley, you can contact these local foster care resources:

Hospitals in Moreno Valley

Birth Mothers and Adoptive Parents will need to prepare a hospital plan that will meet all their hopes and needs. Finding the right hospital with the right staff will ensure a comfortable stay when welcoming their new baby. Learn more about What Happens At The Hospital Before, During & After The Birth. Below is a list of hospitals in Moreno Valley:

County Courts

A finalization hearing is required to complete the adoption process. The following is a list of family courts in and near the Moreno Valley area:

  • Imperial County
  • 760-482-2200
  • El Centro Courthouse, 939 West Main Street El Centro, CA. 92243
  • Orange County
  • 657-622-6878
  • Lamoreaux Justice Center, 341 The City Drive South Orange, CA 92868
  • Riverside County
  • 951-777-3147
  • Riverside Family Law, 4175 Main Street Riverside, Ca. 92501
  • San Bernardino County
  • 909-521-3136
  • Superior Court of California, 351 North Arrowhead Avenue, San Bernardino CA 92415
  • San Diego County
  • 760-201-8600
  • North County Regional Center, 325 South Melrose Dr. Vista, CA 92081

Local Attractions

While you’re in the area, catch a game of bowling at Brunswick Bowl, or check out a race at Perris Auto Speedway. You can visit the beautiful Lake Perris and the Diamond Valley Lake. The city of Moreno Valley will be sure to catch your attention with its beautiful views. Check out more local attractions below: