International Adoption – Arizona

Arizona State InformationBelow is a list of helpful information for your adoption journey in Arizona.

Child Abuse/ Neglect Central Registry Check

On letter head, write the information you are requesting, the purpose of the request, including the person’s names, DOB, SS# and known addresses in the state.Then fax it to 602-530-1833 Attn: Sandy SchultzCPS Letter

Secretary of State

14 North 18th Ave
Phoenix,AZ. 85007
602-542-4285
400 West Congress Street
2nd floor- Room 252
Tucson, AZ. 85701
520-628-6583
www.azsos.gov

Vital Records and Health Services

AZ. Dept of Health Services and Vital records
(for birth certificates)
1818 West Adams
Phoenix, AZ. 85007
602-364-1300Marriage certificates and Divorce decrees please call 602-506-3360

State Police Check

Arizona Department of Public Safety
The Criminal History Records Sectionwww.azdps.gov/services/records/criminal_history_records

USCIS Office

2035 North Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ. 85004

Home Study providers

Oasis Adoption Service
11795 North Via De La Verbenita
Tucson, Arizona 85737
520-579-5578 phone AND Fax.Can do a home study for any location in the state of AZ.

Post-Adoption Lawyers

The court appoints the attorney for international adoption and they charge a minimal fee.

International adoption training

Oasis Adoption services
Offer classes in Phoenix every other month for a full week-end.
8:00-4:00 and required to attend both Sat and Sunday classes. Cost are included in the home study fee.

Adoption support groups

(China) Families with Children from China (FCC) www.fccaz.orgEthiopia- chat list for AZ. families
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/AzEthiopiaAdopters/

Childhood Centers and Programs

AZ Early Intervention Program
602-532-9960
www.de.state.az.us/azeip