Thank you for your interest in becoming a resource parent to children and youth in state care. Due to the COVID19 Pandemic and its impact on operations, DCF has suspended all New inquiry submissions at this time. Please continue to check our website for any updates.
If you are interested in a specific child that has been featured on New Jersey's Adoption page, please contact the Office of Adoption Operations at 609-888-7460 and someone will assist you with your inquiry.
If you have any questions about adoption services, please contact 1-800-99 ADOPT.
If you've already adopted and would like to contact the Office of Adoption Operations:
Office of Resource Families Main Number: 609-888-7055
Office of Adoption Operations Main Number: 609-888-7460
Adoption Subsidy Unit: 1-800-847-5027
KLG Subsidy Unit: 1-866-233-5356
Adoption Registry Unit: 609-888-7474