Short Adoption Video produced by GroundsparkWelcome to the Department's adoption homepage and thank you for your interest in some wonderful children who need a permanent family.
In Connecticut, you don't need to have a lot of money and you don't need to travel far to adopt a wonderful child! You just need to be the kind of person who can give a permanent family to a child. All kinds of families adopt children through the Department and receive a variety of supports for making a difference for Connecticut kids.
Many of the families who adopt, find that they do give a lot, and they get a lot back. Change a life -- a child's and your own. Won't you consider adopting a child?
If you want to provide a safe and loving home, please see the information and links below or call 1-888-KID-HERO to learn more.