adoption in reno

Reno Adoption Agencies

Experiencing an unplanned pregnancy can be a scary time in a woman’s life. If you are pregnant in Reno, Nevada (or nearby) and considering giving your baby up for adoption, first understand that you are not giving up. Not being ready to parent is completely okay! Not only are you not alone in this decision but you are among a brave, loving group of women who chose the same! Adoption is a healthy choice and can be a rewarding experience. Especially with an adoption center who is here to provide support, care, and understanding as well as the work with birth mothers through the adoption process in Reno.

Adoption Choices of Nevada are licensed, local, non-profit adoption agencies in Reno serving birth parents and adoptive families across Nevada. With an adoption team in Reno, we have the knowledge and experience to help now. We specialize in infant or newborn baby adoption. Often pregnant women reach us during their pregnancy, through the birth, placement, and post-placement counseling, support, and communication.

During her pregnancy we can offer financial support for pregnancy related expenses, housing and transportation assistance, access to medical care, and counseling. All at no expense to the birth mother. Making an adoption plan with our professionals means full support in every way! Whether she needs maternity clothes, food, or utility bills paid, we can help!

Find out as much as you can about the adoption process before making the final decision to place your baby for adoption by contacting our adoption center in Reno.

We would love to answer any of your questions about our program, and to assist you in making an adoption plan that will work for you. Contact Us 24/7: 855-940-4673 (Toll-Free) or at 775-825-4673 (Reno) 

Adoption Agencies in Nevada

If you are in Nevada and searching “adoption agencies near me”, there is an adoptive family waiting for you and we are the adoption agency that can help you create an adoption plan to place your baby for adoption. We offer 100% confidential services across Reno Nevada. We can help with financial assistance – rent, groceries, maternity clothes, and more.

If you are an adoptive parent, please click HERE.

Nevada Adoption Laws & Statutes

What birth parent expenses may be paid, and in what time period?

Medical, legal, counseling, and necessary living expenses. As a licensed agency, Adoption Choices of Nevada can help!

Who Can Adopt in Nevada?

Any adult who is at least ten years older than the child if adopting a minor may adopt. If the adoptee is an adult, any adult who is older than the adoptee may adopt.

Can adoptive parents advertise for birth parents?


Can out-of-state residents finalize an adoption?


Can adopting parents use an adoption facilitator or another paid intermediary?

Yes, but only a licensed individual may act as an adoption facilitator.

Can adopting parents use an adoption facilitator or another paid intermediary?

Yes, but only a licensed individual may act as an adoption facilitator.

Is there a putative father registry?


When can consent to adoption be granted?

72 hours after birth.

When does consent become irrevocable? If consent is revoked, is return to birth parent automatic?

After signing.

Are post-adoption contact agreements legally enforceable?

Both parties (the adopting parents and the birth parents) may petition to the court, but contact must begin at most 120 days after the agreement was reached.

Nevada Open Records Statutes

Is there an adoption registry?

Yes, Nevada’s Division of Child and Family Services offers Nevada Adoption Registry Services.

Who may access information about an adoption?

Adoptees age 18 or older, birth parents, and persons related within the third degree to the adoptee may register for the exchange of identifying information. Adoptive parents medical records and medical and sociological history of the child and the birth parents, excluding any identifying information.

Who may apply for an adoptee’s original birth certificate (OBC)?

The OBC is available only with a court order.