A Place To Call Home

Number of Adoptions with APTCH Families in 2016: 53
​Number of Adoptions with APTCH Families in 2017 to date: 29

Adoption Certification


Build your family through Adoption

Adopting a child through the foster care system is a great way to

add to your family.  APTCH is there for you throughout your

adoption journey.  There are many children in the State of Arizona

who are waiting for their forever family.



Who are the children?

The children that are legally free for adoption are typically older children, part of sibling groups, or have higher medical, developmental, or behavioral needs.

Arizona has put together the Heart Gallery to feature children who are waiting for a forever family such as yourself.  Click on the following link to learn more about the children currently available for adoption:  http://childrensheartgallery.org/

 
Why adopt through A Place to Call Home?

  • Support from APTCH throughout the adoption journey
  • Support from APTCH for one year after the adoption is finalized
  • Give a child a forever home
  • Adoption Subsidy may be available
  • Cost is minimal and in some cases cost is nothing


 Minimum Requirements for Adoption Certification:

Must be at least 18 yrs. old
If married, both spouses must complete all licensing requirements
Applicants must complete all APTCH pre-service training requirements
All adults in the home must obtain a Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card.
Family must financially be able to meet their own needs
Applicants must show proof of lawful presence
Must have the time to devote to a child or adult in need
If you have a pool or spa, you must meet safety guidelines.