Our legal team at Joyce & Dubin, PLLC has extensive experience working with CPS (Child Protective Services) and foster care. If you are considering a Department of Child Safety adoption (DCS adoption) through foster care, our lawyers can assist you in navigating the process to ensure a successful adoption to help grow your family.

To complete the process of adoption in the state of Arizona, and become the legal parent of a child, taking on all rights and responsibilities, there are a number of requirements that need to be met, including:

  • completing a written application
  • taking part in adoption orientation and training
  • undergoing a certification investigation and report to the court regarding the prospective adoptive parents’ fitness to adopt

If you need assistance navigating the DCS adoption process in Arizona, contact us today to talk to one of our experienced adoption attorneys.