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Interested in becoming a Foster Caregiver? We need you!

Due to concerns about the spread of the COVID-19 virus, please contact your regional DCFS Home Development office for the most up-to-date information on orientation and training if you are interested in becoming a foster caregiver.


Louisiana Foster Children in Need of Forever Homes

DCFS services include assessing families who apply to adopt and providing services to our adoptive children and families before, during, and after placement.



Placing a Child for Adoption - A Hopeful Future for You and Your Baby

We're not always ready for what life throws at us. Adoption is a great way for you to continue your life’s plan and give your child a future of hope.

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