Authorized Providers

Authorized Providers

Dillon provides home study and post-placement services within the following states: Oklahoma, California, Arkansas, Texas, Missouri and Kansas.

If you live in another state, this is a list of home study providers that have entered into Hague Agreements with Dillon International and generally provide adoption services based on the same standards of practice as Dillon International’s.

India and Hong Kong Families: You must choose your home study provider from the following list. If there is no provider listed for your state, please inform Dillon of the provider you wish to use by indicating your choices on your application. Please DO NOT start a home study until your home study provider has entered into an agreement with Dillon.

List is alphabetical by state.

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona

Alabama
Agape of North Alabama, Inc.
P. O. Box 3887
2813 Mastin Lake Road, Suite 200 / Huntsville, AL  35810-0887
Contact:  Sara Demir
Contact email: sara@agapecares.org
Voice: 256-859-4481
Web: www.agapecares.org


Alaska
Catholic Social Services
225 Cordova St. / Anchorage, AK  99501
Contact:  Karen Hollar
Contact email: khollar@cssalaska.org
Voice: 907-277-2554  /  Fax: 907-272-7370
Email: catholicsocialservices@cssalaska.org
Web: www.cssalaska.org


Arizona
Arizona’s Children Association
2833 N. Third Street / Phoenix, AZ  85004
Contact:  Andrea Fries
Contact email: afries@arizonaschildren.org
Voice: 602-234-3733

Oasis Adoption Services, Inc.
11795 N. Via De La Verbenita / Tucson, AZ  85737
Contact:  Catherine Braman
Voice: 520-579-5578
Email: cb@oasisadoption.com

California, Colorado

California
Adopt International
1000 Brannan Street, Suite 303 / San Francisco, CA  94103
Voice:  415-934-0300
Fax:  415-934-0700
Email:  Adopt@adoptinter.org
Contact:  Wendy Martinez Marroquin
Direct Line:  415-934-0300, EXT. 105 or wendy@adoptinter.org
This agency also has offices in Menlo Park & Oakland, CA and Honolulu, HI.Bay Area Adoption Services
465 Fairchild Drive, Suite 215 / Mountain View, CA  94043
Contact:  Andrea Stawitcke
Contact email:  andrea@baas.org
Voice: 650-964-3800
Web:  www.baas.orgIndependent Adoption Center
391 Taylor Blvd., Suite 100 / Pleasant Hill, CA  94523
Contact: Ann Wrixson, Executive Director
Contact email:  awrixson@adoptionhelp.org
Toll Free: 1-800-877-6736
Voice: 925-827-2229
Web:  www.adoptionhelp.org
This agency also has offices in Los Angeles, CA ; Tucker, GA; Indianapolis, IN and Raleigh, NC

Partners for Adoption
800 S. Broadway, Ste. 210B / Walnut Creek, CA  94596
Contact: Jennifer Press, Executive Director, Social Services 
Voice: 925-946-9658
Email: jen@partnersforadoption.org

Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services
3200 Motor Avenue / Los Angeles, CA  90034
Contact: Marcia Jindal, LCSW, Intercountry Adoption Coordinator
Contact email:  mjindal@vistadelmar.org                
Direct Line: 310-836-1223 ext. 409
Voice: 310-836-1223  /  1-888-22-VISTA
Fax:  310-836-3863
Web:  www.vistadelmar.org


Colorado
Adoption Alliance
2121 S. Oneida Street, Suite 420 / Denver, CO  80224
Contact:  Linda Donovan
Voice: 303-584-9900
Email: info@adoptall.com

Hope’s Promise
309 Jerry Street, Suite 202 / Castle Rock, CO   80104
Contact: Paula Freeman
Voice: 303-660-0277
Email:  adopt@hopespromise.com
Web:  www.hopespromise.com

Lutheran Family Services of Colorado
363 S. Harlan St., Suite 200 / Denver, CO  80226
Contact: Pat Cimino
Voice: 303-922-3433
Email: pat.cimino@lfsco.org
This agency also has offices in Colorado Springs and Fort Collins, CO.

Idaho, Illinois, Indiana

Idaho
A New Beginning Adoption Agency, Inc.
9703 W Ustick Rd., Ste 101
Boise, ID  83704
Contact:  Stephanie Pearl, Director, Cristy Frans, Case Manager
Voice:  208-939-3865  /  Fax:  208-939-3869
Website:  www.adoptanewbeginning.org


Illinois
Adoption-Link
1113 South Blvd.
Oak Park, IL  60302
Contact:  Heather Breems, MSW
Voice:  708-524-1433  /  Fax:  708-524-9691
Website:  www.adoption-link.org

Children’s Home + Aid Society of Illinois
910 Second Avenue / Rockford, IL  61104-2162
Voice: 815-962-1043  /  Fax: 815-962-1272
Contact: Peggy Franklin, LCPC
Direct Line: 815-720-2109
Email:  contact@childrenshomeandaid.org
Web: www.childrenshomeandaid.org

Evangelical Child & Family Agency (ECFA)
1530 North Main Street / Wheaton, IL   60187
Contact: Cristina Cook, MA, LCWSE
Voice: 630-653-6400
Email: cristinac@evancfa.org

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
1001 E. Touhy Avenue, Suite 187 / Des Plaines, IL  60018-5816
Voice: 847-635-4600  /  Fax: 847-390-1453
Contact: Ruth Jajko, MA, LCSW, Associate Executive Director & Statewide Director of Adoption Services
Direct Line: 847-390-1412
Email: ruth.jajko@lssi.org


Indiana
Children’s Bureau, Inc.
3801 N. Temple Ave. / Indianapolis, IN  46205
Voice: 317-264-2700  /  Fax: 317-264-2714
Email:info@childrensbureau.org
Contact:  Judy Bannister, Vice President
Direct Line: 317-545-5281  /  jbannister@childrensbureau.org or Kate Creuson, Director of Adoption Services
Direct Line: 317-545-5281 ext. 227  /  kcreuson@childrensbureau.org

Gateway Woods
P. O. Box 151 / 14505 Klopfenstein Road / Leo, IN  46765
Contact:  Jan Baumgartner
Voice: 260-627-2159
Email: jan.baumgartner@gatewaywoods.org

Kentucky

Kentucky
Adoption and Home Study Specialists, Inc.
10507 Timberwood Circle, Suite 216 / Louisville, KY  40223
Voice: 502-423-7713 / Fax: 502-423-7714
Contact: Belinda Davis
Contact email:  adoptlink@aol.com
Email: adoptlink@adoptionspecialists.org
Web: www.adoptionspecialists.org
This agency also has an office in Evansville, IN.Kentucky Adoption Services
3808 S. Griffith Avenue / Owensboro, KY  42301
Voice: 270-684-2598
Toll Free: 1-866-KIDS-4-KY (1-866-543-7459)
Fax: 270-684-6748
Contact: Lucy Armistead, Executive Director
Email:  adopt@kentuckyadoptionservices.org
Web: www.kentuckyadoptionservices.org

Maine, Maryland, Michigan

Maine
Good Samaritan Agency
100 Ridgewood Drive / Bangor, ME  04401
Contact: Jill Holyoke, LSW
Voice: 207-942-7211  /  Fax: 207-990-0851
Toll Free: 1-800-249-1811
Email:  goodsamaritan@choiceonemail.com


Maryland
The Barker Foundation
7979 Old Georgetown Road, 1st Floor / Bethesda, MD  20814
Contacts: Tina Ji, Director    
Liz Kuttler, International Program Assistant
Email: info@barkerfoundation.org  or LKuttler@barkerfoundation.org
Voice: 301-664-9664  /  Fax: 301-664-9604
Web: www.BarkerFoundation.org


Michigan
Bethany Christian Services
901 Eastern Avenue NE
P.O. Box 294 / Grand Rapids, MI  49501-0294
Contact: Jane E. Bradford
Contact email:  jeb@bethany.org
Voice: 616-224-7445  /  Fax: 616-224-7585
Web: www.bethany.org

Family Adoption Consultants
45100 Sterritt Street, Ste. 203 / Utica, MI  48317
Contact: Kathleen Luz
Contact email:  kathyluz@facadopt.org
Voice: 586-726-2988
Web: www.facadopt.org
This agency also has offices in Macedonia, OH.

New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina

New Jersey
Golden Cradle Adoption Services
1050 Kings Highway North, Suite 201  /  Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
Contact:  Monica Gagne
Voice:  856-667-2229
Email:  mgagne@goldencradle.orgHomestudies and Adoption Placement Services (HAPS)
668 American Legion Dr. / Teaneck, NJ  07666
Contact: Lorraine Kolankowski, LCSW
Contact email:  LKolankowski@aol.com
Voice: 201-836-5554
Web: www.haps.org


New Mexico
La Familia, Inc.
707 Broadway NE, Suite 103 / Albuquerque, NM  87102
Contact:  Beverly Nomberg, CEO
Contact email:  ceo@la-familia-inc.org
Voice: 505-766-9361
Web:  www.la-familia-inc.org


New York
Catholic Guardian Society and Home Bureau
1011 First Avenue, 7th Floor / New York, NY  10022
Contact:  Kathleen Dooley Polcha, Director
Maternity Services/International and Domestic Adoption Programs
Voice:  212-371-1000, ext. 2117
Email: info@cgshb.org
Web:  www.cgshb.org

Jewish Child Care Association (JCCA) / AMETZ Adoption Program
120 Wall Street / New York, NY  10005
Contact: Kathy Ann Brodsky, LCSW, Director, Ametz Adoption Program
Voice: 212-425-3333  /  Fax: 212-425-9397
Email: jcca@jccany.org
Web: www.jccany.org


North Carolina
Amazing Grace Adoptions
1215 Jones Franklin Road, Suite 202 / Raleigh, NC   27606
Contact: Donnas Kinton, Executive Director
Contact email:  dbkagadopt@bellsouth.net
Voice: 919-858-8998  /  Fax: 919-858-8997
Toll Free: 1-800-550-2379
Email: agadopt@bellsouth.net

Carolina Adoption Services, Inc.
301 N. Elm St., Suite 500
Greensboro, NC  27401-2189
Contact:  Allie Weldon, BA, Program Coordinator Armenia, Bulgaria, and Republic of Georgia
Contact phone:  336-275-9660 ext. 122
Contact email:  allie@carolinaadoption.org
Voice: 336-275-9660  /  Fax: 336-273-9804
Website:  www.carolinaadoption.org
This agency is also licensed in SC, NJ, and VA.  The VA office is listed as
ABC Adoption Services, Inc., 10 E. Church St., Suite J.A, Martinsville, VA  24112

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh, Inc.
3000 Highwoods Boulevard, Suite 128 / Raleigh, NC  27604
Contact:  Sally Umbendstock
Contact email:  umbendstocks@raidioc.org
Voice: 919-790-8533  /  Fax: 919-790-8836

Family Services, Inc.
1200 South Broad Street / Winston-Salem, NC  27101
Contact: Rebecca Nagaishi
Voice: 336-722-8173  /  Fax: 336-724-6491
Email:  info@familyserv.org
Web: www.familyserv.org

Nathanson Adoption Services
7400 Carmel Executive Park, Suite 355 / Charlotte, NC  28226
Contact:  Helene Nathanson
Contact email:  helene@nathansonadopt.com
Voice: 704-553-9506

Ohio, Oregon

Ohio
Adoption Home Study Services of Ohio
2128 South Union Avenue  /  Alliance, OH  44601
Contact:  Brenda Lare, Director
Voice: 330-829-9400  /  Fax: 330-829-9420
Email:  info@homestudyohio.com
Web:  www.homestudyohio.comCherub International Adoption Services
1827 West Tamarron Court / Springboro, OH  45066
Contact: Ellen Rice, Executive Director
Voice: 937-748-4812  /  Fax: 937-748.4889
Email: cherubint@aol.com


Oregon
Associated Services for International Adoption (A.S.I.A.)
215 SW Hooker Street, Suite 100 / Portland, OR  97201
Contact: Vicki Baker, Family Services Coordinator
Contact email: vickib@asiadopt.org
Voice:  503-224-1860  /  Fax:  503-224-1995
Email:  staff@asiadopt.org
Web:  www.asiadopt.org
This agency also has an office in Seattle, WA.

Heritage Adoption Services, Inc.
10011 SE Division Street, Suite 314 / Portland, OR  97266
Contact:  Vicki Paulson
Contact email: vpaul@heritageadoption.org
Voice: 503-233-1099  /  Fax: 503-258-2487
Web: www.heritageadoption.org
This agency also has offices in Palmer, AK; Bozeman, MT and Vancouver, WA.

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania
Child and Home Study Associates
1029 N. Providence Road / Media, PA   19063
Contact:  Karen Burrill
Voice: 610-565-1544
Email:  info@chsadoptions.orgJewish Family Services of Greater Harrisburg
3333 North Front Street / Harrisburg, PA  17110
Contact: Rachel Kuhr, LSW
Contact email:  rkuhr@jfsofhbg.org
Voice: 717-233-1681  /  Fax: 717-234-8258
Web: www.jfsofhbg.org

Rhode Island

Rhode Island
Adoption Options (Jewish Family Services)
229 Waterman Street / Providence, RI  02906
Contact: Shelley Katsch
Voice: 401-331-5437  /  Fax: 401-331-5772
Email:  info@adoptionoptions.org
Web: www.jfsri.org

South Dakota

South Dakota
Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota
621 East Presentation Street / Sioux Falls, SD  57104-0820
Voice: 605-221-2346  /  Fax: 605-221-2404
Contact: Diana (Dede) Mogck, Director of Adoption Programs
Contact email:  dede.mogck@lsssd.org
Web: www.lsssd.org

Tennessee

Tennessee
Caring Choices – Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc.
30 White Bridge Road / Nashville, TN  37205
Contact:  Julie Bolles or Donna Thomas
Contact email: jbolles@cctenn.org or dthomas@cctenn.org
Voice: 615-352-3087Miriam’s Promise
522 Russell Street / Nashville, TN  37206
Contact:  Susan P. Smith, Education and Training Coordinator
Contact email:  susans@miriamspromise.org
Voice:  615-292-3500  /  Fax:  615-292-0368

Utah

Utah
Children’s House International
3053 N. Sage Loop Drive, #B2 / Lehi, UT  84043
Contact:  Connie Gibbs
Voice: 801-766-3412Families For Children
1219 S. Windsor Street / Salt Lake City, UT  84105
Contact: Suzanne Stott
Voice: 801-467-3413  /  Fax: 801-474-1440Wasatch International Adoptions
3755 Washington Blvd., Suite 300 / Ogden, UT  84403
Contact:  Miriam Storey
Contact email:  miriam@wiaa.org
Voice:  801-334-8683  /  Fax:  801-334-0988
Email:  info@wiaa.org
Web:  www.wiaa.org
This agency also has an office in Plymouth, MN.

Virginia

Virginia
Adoption Center of Washington
100 Daingerfield Rd., Suite 101 / Alexandria, VA  22314
Contact: Linda Brownlee
Contact email:  lindaacw@aol.com
Voice: 703-549-7774  /  Fax: 703-549-7778

Washington, Wisconsin

Washington
Children’s Home Society of Washington
3300 NE 65th Street / Seattle, WA  98115-0190
Voice: 206-695-3200  /  Fax: 206-695-3201
Toll Free: 800-456-3339
Contact:  Marilyn Detrick, Director of Administration
Direct Line: 206-695-3281
Web: www.childrenshomesociety.orgChildren’s House International
5711 Vista Drive, Suite 102 / Ferndale, WA  98248
Contact: Annie Bailey, HR Specialist or Deborah Price, Director
Voice: 360-383-0623
Email:  chi4adopt@aol.com
This agency also has an office in Kissimmee, FL.Faith International Adoptions
535 East Dock Street, Suite 103 / Tacoma, WA  98402
Contact:  Carol Ameline, MSW, Program Director
Voice:  253-383-1928  /  Fax:  253-272-2570
Email:  faith@faithadopt.org
Web:  www.faithadopt.org


Wisconsin
Adoption Services, Inc.
2439 S. Oneida Street / Appleton, WI  54914
Contact:  Donna Strayer
Voice: 920-735-6750
Email:  info@adoptionservicesinc.com

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