Back to Nevada

Nevada Adoption Directory

Source: National Adoption Information Clearinghouse

State Agencies

State Adoption Specialist
Nevada Department of Human Resources
Division of Child and Family Services
Wanda Scott
6171 West Charleston Boulevard, Building 15
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 486-7633
Fax: (702) 486-7626
World Wide Web:

State Foster Care Manager
Nevada Department of Human Resources
Division of Child and Family Services
Kathleen Shane
711 East Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701-5092
(775) 684-4450
Fax: (775) 684-4457
World Wide Web:

State Licensing Specialist
Nevada Department of Human Resources
Division of Child and Family Services
Wanda Scott
6171 West Charleston Boulevard, Building 15
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 486-7650
Fax: (702) 486-7626
World Wide Web:

Back to top

State ICPC Administrator
Nevada Department of Human Resources
Division of Child and Family Services
711 East Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 684-4400
Fax: (775) 684-4456
World Wide Web:

State Adoption Exchange/State Photolisting Service
Nevada Photolisting Service
Division of Child and Family Services
711 East 5th Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(702) 486-6178
World Wide Web:

Northwest Adoption Exchange
600 Stewart Street, Suite 1313
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 441-6822
Toll Free: (800) 927-9411
Fax: (206) 441-7281
World Wide Web:

State Reunion Registry
Adoption Registry Services
711 East Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 684-4400
World Wide Web:

Attorney Referral Service
State Bar of Nevada
Las Vegas Office
600 East Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89104
(702) 382-2200
Toll Free: (800) 789-5747
Fax: (702) 385-2878
World Wide Web:

Back to top

Local Public Agencies

Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Northern Region
Counties Served: Washoe, Carson, Douglas, Storey Counties as well as the Dayton/Stagecoach areas of Lyon County
2655 Enterprise Road, Building 3
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 688-2367
Fax: (775) 688-1613
World Wide Web:

Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Southern Region
Counties Served: Clark, southern tip of Nye, Esmeralda
610 Belrose, Building 8
Las Vegas, NV 89107
(702) 486-5030
Fax: (702) 486-7885
World Wide Web:

Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Rural Region
Counties Served: Churchill, Elko, Eureka, Humboldt, Lander, Lincoln, Lyon (except Dayton), Mineral, Pershing, White Pine
3920 East Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-2534
World Wide Web:

Back to top

Licensed Private Adoption Agencies

Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada
808 South Main Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 385-2662
Fax: (702) 384-0677
World Wide Web:

Catholic Community Services of Northern Nevada
500 East 4th Street, P.O. Box 5099
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 322-7073
World Wide Web:

LDS Social Services
513 S. Ninth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 385-1072

Back to top

Adoptive/Foster Family Support Groups

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program
Linda Ley
601 North Pecos Road, Room #50
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 455-4306

FAS Support Group of Southern Nevada
Sherrie Coy
4125 Wendy Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89115
(702) 643-7574
Fax: (702) 367-2047

Foster Care and Adoption Association of Nevada
Anne Hedelius
3426 Wild Filly Lane
N. Las Vegas, NV 89030
(702) 636-9007
Fax: (702) 636-9028
World Wide Web:

Foster Parents of Southern Nevada
Brenda Ulrich
8724 Blazing Saddle Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89129-7216
(702) 870-7162

North American Council on Adoptable Children Representative
Sherry Coy
4125 Wendy Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89115
(702) 643-7574

Sierra Association of Foster Families
Sue Fisher
8700 Osage Road
Reno, NV 89506
(775) 677-9381
Fax: (775) 677-9379

Back to top

Southern Nevada Adoption Association and North American Council on Adoptable Children Representative
Pamela Kurcz
1316 Saylor Way
Las Vegas, NV 89108
(702) 385-5331

The Adoption Exchange
Nevada Office
Susan Summers
3930 East Patrick Lane, Suite 120
Las Vegas, NV 89120
(702) 436-6335
Fax: (702) 436-6304
World Wide Web:

Back to top

Search Support Groups

Adoptees Search Connection
9713 Quail Springs Street
Las Vegas, NV 89117

Truth of Adoption Searches and Support (T.A.S.S.)
S. Borzelleri
1810 North Decatur Blvd, #204
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 631-7101

Back to top

Send mail to with questions or comments about this web site (Duncan Lindsey).
Copyright © 1996 - 2005 Child Welfare Research Institute  our privacy policy

Airports: Aberdeen Airport ABZ Germany Airport Berlin SXF Ontario Airport ONT
Akron Canton Airport CAK Glasgow Airport GLA Orange County Santa Ana Airport SAN
Albuquerque Airport ABQ Hong Kong Aiport CLK Orlando Airport MCO
Allentown Airport ABE Houston Airport IAH Ottawa Airport YOW
Argentina  Airport India New Delhi Airport DEL Pensacola Airport PNS
Atlanta Hartsfield Airport ATL Indianapolis Aiport IND Perth Airport PER
Auckland Airport AKL Indonesia Jakarta Airport CGK Peru Lima Airport LIM
Australia Airports Ireland Dublin Airport DUB Philadelphia Airport PHL
Austria Airports Islip Long Island Southwest Airport Philippines Manila Airport MNL
Baltimore Airport BWI Japan Tokyo Airport NRT Pittsburgh Airport PIT
Baton Rouge Airport BTR Kansas City Airport MCI Portland Airport PDX
Beijing Airport Pek Kaohsiung Taiwan Airport KHH Reno Airport RNO
Belfast Airport BFS Kennedy Airport JFK Rochester Airport ROC
Belfast Airport BHD Kent Airport MSE San Diego Airport SAN
Belgium Airports Knoxville Airport TYS Shanghai Airport SHA
Birmingham Airport BHX Korea Seoul Airport SEL Gimpo Shannon Airport SNN
Boston Logan Airport BOS La Guardia New York Airport LGA Singapore Airport SIN
Brazil Airports Lansing Airport LAN South America Airports
Brisbane Airport BNE Las Vegas Airport LAS Southampton Airport SOU
Bristol Airport BRS Leeds Airport LBA Sydney Airport SYD
Britain Airports Little Rock Airport LIT Taipei Airport TPE Taiwan
Buffalo Airport BUF Liverpool Airport LPL Taiwan Airport Taipei TPE
Cairns Airport CNS London City Airport LCY Thailand Bangkok Airport BKK
Calgary Airport YYC London Gatwick Airport LGW Toronto Airport YYZ Pearson
Canada Airports London Heathrow Airport LHR Townsville Airport TSV
Chile Airports Santiago London Luton LTN Airport Vancouver Airport YVR
China Airport Beijing London Stansted Ryan Airport STN Victoria Airport YYJ
Columbus Airport CMH Los Angeles Airport LAX Warsaw Airport WAW Poland
Cork Airport CRK Macau Airport MFM Winnipeg Airport YWG
Czech Airport Prague Malaysia Kuala Lumpur KUL Edmonton Airport YEG
Dallas Airport DFW Manchester England Airport MAN Eugene Airport EUG
Denmark Airport Manchester Airport MHT Exeter Airport EXT
Denver Airport DEN Melbourne Airport MEL Fort Myers Airport RSW
Dublin Airport DUB Mexico City Airport MEX France Paris Aiports CDG
East Midlands Aiport EMA Miami Airport MIA Montreal Airport YUL
Edinburgh Airport EDI Milwaukee Airport MKE Nanjing Airport NKG
Newark Airport EWR Oakland Airport OAK New Orleans Airport MSY

Airports in the US: ANC Anchorage Airport, ABI   Abilene Airport, CAK Akron Canton Airport, ALB  Albany Airport, ABQ  Albuquerque Airport, ABE Allentown Airport, AMA  Amarillo Airport, ATW Oatagmie Airport, ASE  Aspen Airport, AVL Asheville Airport, ATL Hartsfield Atlanta Airport, ACY Atlantic City Airport, AUS Mueller Airport, BFL Bakersfield Airport, BWI Baltimore Washington Airport, BTR Baton Rouge Airport, BIL Billings Logan Airport, BLI Bellingham Airport, BGM Binghamton Airport, BHM Birmingham Airport, BIS Bismarck Airport, BMI Bloomington Airport, BOI Boise, BOS Boston Logan Airport, BZN Bozeman Airport, BDR Airport, BRO Brownsville Airport, BUF Buffalo Airport, BUR  Burbank Airport, BTV Burlington Airport, CPR Natrona Airport, CID Cedar Rapids Airport , CHS Charleston Airport, CRW Yeager Airport, CMI  Willard Airport , CLT  Charlotte Airport, CHS Charleston Airport, CHO  Charlottsville Airport, CHA Lovell Field, CYS Cheyenne Airport, MDW Chicago Midway Airport, ORD Chicago O'Hare Airport, CVG Cincinnati Airport, CLE Cleveland Hopkins Airport, COS Colorado Springs Airport, CAE Columbia Airport, CSG Columbus Airport, CMH Port Columbus Airport, CRP Corpus Christi Airport, DFW  Dallas Fort Worth Airport, DAL Dallas Love Field, DAY Dayton Airport, DAB Daytona Beach Airport, DEC  Decatur Airport, DEN Denver Airport, DSM Des Moines Airport, DTW Detroit Airport, DLH Duluth Airport, DRO Durango Airport, EAU Eau Claire Airport, ELP El Paso Airport, ERI Erie Airport, EUG Eugene Airport, EVV Evansville Airport, FAI Fairbanks Airport, FAR Hector Airport, XNA  Arkansas Airport, FAR Fargo Airport, FLG Flagstaff Airport, FNT Bishop Airport, FYI   Fresno Airport, DFW Dallas Fort Worth Airport, FSM Fort Smith Airport, RSW Fort Myers, FWA Fort Wayne Airport, FAT Fresno Airport, GRR Kent Airport, GTF Great Falls Airport, GRB Green Bay Airport, GSO Greensboro Airport, GSP Greenville Airport, GPT Gulfport Biloxi Airport, MDT Harrisburg Airport, HFD Hartford Airport, HLN Helena Airport, HNL Honolulu Airport, IAH Houston International Airport, HOU Hobby Airport, HSV Huntsville Airport, IDA Idaho Falls Airport, IND Indianapolis Airport, ISP  Islip Long Island Airport, JAN Jackson Airport, JAX Jacksonville Airport, JNU Juneau Airport, AZO Kalamazoo Airport, MCI Kansas City Airport, LIH Kauai Lihue Airport, TYS  Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport, LSE La Crosse Airport, LCH Lake Charles Airport, LAN  Lansing, MI Capital City Airport, LAS  Las Vegas McCarran International Airport, LAW Lawton, OK Lawton - Ft. Sill Airport, LEX  Lexington, KY Blue Grass Airport, LNK Lincoln Airport, LIT Little Rock, LGB Long Beach Airport, LAX  Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles International Airport, LOU Louisville, LBB Lubbock Airport, MSN Madison, WI Dane Airport, MHK Manhattan Airport, OGG Maui Airport, MFR Medford Airport, MEM Memphis Airport, MIA  Miami Airport, MAF Midland Airport, MKE Milwaukee Airport, MSP Minneapolis Airport, MSO Missoula Airport, MOB  Mobile, MGM Montgomery, BNA Nashville Airport, HVN New Haven Airport, MSY New Orleans Airport, JFK  New York, NY John F. Kennedy International Airport, LGA New York, NY La Guardia Airport, EWR  Newark, NJ Newark Liberty Airport, PHF Newport News Airport, ORF Norfolk Airport, OAK Oakland Airport, OKC Oklahoma City Will Rogers Airport, OMA Omaha Airport, ONT Ontario Airport, MCO    Orlando, FL Orlando International Airport, PAH Paducah, KY Barkley Airport, PSP Palm Springs Airport, PSC Pasco Airport, PNS Pensacola Airport, PIA Peoria Airport, PHL Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia Airport, PHX  Phoenix Airport, PIT  Pittsburgh Airport, PIH Pocatello Airport, PWM    Portland, PDX Portland, PVD Providence Airport, RDU Raleigh Durham Airport, RAP Rapid City, SD Rapid City Regional Airport, RNO Reno Airport, RIC Richmond Airport, ROA Roanoke, VA Roanoke, RST Rochester Airport, ROC Greater Rochester Airport, RFD Rockford Airport, SMF Sacramento Airport, MBS Saginaw, MI MBS Airport, SLN Salina, KS Salina Airport, SLC  Salt Lake City, UT Salt Lake City Airport,  SAT  San Antonio Airport, SAN San Diego, CA San Diego Airport Lindbergh Field, SFO San Francisco, CA San Francisco International Airport, SJC  San Jose, CA San Jose Mineta Airport, SBP San Luis Obispo Airport, SAF Santa Fe County Airport, SAV Savannah, GA Savannah Airport, SEA Seattle Tacoma Airport, SHV Shreveport Airport, FSD Sioux Falls, SBN South Bend Michiana Airport, GEG Spokane Airport, SPI   Springfield, IL Capital Airport, SGF Springfield Airport, STL St. Louis International Airport, UNV State College University Park Airport, SYR Syracuse Airport, TLH  Tallahassee, FL Tallahassee Airport, TPA Tampa Airport, TOL Toledo Airport, TVC Traverse City Airport, TRI  Tri-Cities Airport, TUS Tucson Airport, TUL Tulsa Airport, TUP Tupelo, MS Tupelo Municipal-C.D. Lemons Airport, EGE Vail, CO Vail Airport, ACT Waco Airport, IAD   Washington, DC Washington Dulles Airport, DCA Washington, DC Washington Ronald Reagan National Airport, PBI Palm Beach Airport, SPS Wichita Falls, ICT Wichita Airport, AVP Wilkes-Barre Airport, YKM Yakima, YUM Yuma

Peru Airports
Aracaju, SE (AJU) Rio de Janeiro, RJ
 Carlos Jobim (GIG)
Belém, PA (BEL) Salvador, BA (SSA)
Belo Horizonte, MG (CNF) Rio de Janeiro, RJ
 Santos-Dumont (SDU)
Brasilia (BSB) São Luís, MA (SLZ)
Campinas, SP (CPQ) São Paulo, SP  Andre
 Franco Montoro (VCP)
Campo Grande (CPV) São Paulo, SP  de
 Congonhas (GRU)
Cuiabá, MT (CGB) Teresina, PI (THE)
Curitiba, PR (CWB) Uberaba (UBA)
Fortaleza, CE (FOR) Uberlândia, MG (UDI)
Foz do Igaçu, PR (IGU) Vitória, ES (VIX)
Florianopolis, SC (FLN)  Caracas (CCS) Simon Bolivar Airport
Goiânia, GO (GYN)  Cochabamba  CBB
João Pessoa, PB (JPA) La Paz LBP
Joinville, SC (JOI) Santa Cruz (SRZ)
Lagoa Santa, MG Caracas (CCS)
Londrina,  (LDB) Venezuela
Macaé, RJ (MEA) Gallapagos Islands (GPS)
Macapá, AP (MCP) Guayaquil (GYE)
Maceió, AL (MCZ) Quito (UIO)
Manaus, AM (MAO)  
Navagantes (NVT)  
Parnamirim, RN (NAT)  
Porte Alegre (POA)  
Porto Velho, RO (PVH)  
Recife, PE (REC)  
Aeroquipa (AQP)
Ayacucho (AYP)
Cajamarca (CJA)
Chiclayo (CIX)
Cusco (CUZ)
Iquitos (IQT)
Juliaca (JUL)
Lima (LIM)
Tacna (TCQ)
Tarapoto (TPP)
Trujillo (TRU)
Chile Airports
Santiago (SCL)
Antofagasta (ANF)
Arica Chacalluta (ARI)
Concepcion (CCP)
Iquique (IQQ)
Puerto Montt (PMC)
Punta Arenas (PUQ)
Temuco (ZCO)

Airports in South Korea Gwangju (KWJ) Pohang (KPO) Wonju (WJU)
Chinju Sacheon (HIN) Incheon (ICN) Pusan Gimhae (PUS) Yangyang (YNY)
Daegu Taegu (TAE) Jeju (CJU) Seoul Gimpo (SEL) Yeosu Yosu (RSU)
Gunsan (KUV) Mokpo (MPK) Ulsan (USN) Cheongju Ipsang-ri (CHN)
Beijing 北京   Shanghai 上海虹桥  Zhengzhou 郑州 Chiang Rai International Airport (CEI)
 Fuzhou 福州  Shenzhen 深圳 Thailand Airports Hat Yai International Airport (HDY)
Guangzhou 广州  Wuhan 武汉 Bangkok International Airport (BKK) Phuket International Airport (HKT)
Hongkong 香港  Xi’an 西安 Suvarnabhumi Airport Taipei Chiang Kai-Shek (TPE)
 Nanjing 南京 Xiamen 厦门 Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX) Kaohsiung (KHH)
Malaysia Airports Kota Kinabalu International
Kuching International
Penang International
Airport (PEN)
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Sibu (SBW)  
Airports in Japan Kochi (KCZ) Matsuyama (MYJ) Osaka Itami (ITM)
Akita (AXT) Kagoshima (KOJ) Miyazaki (KMI) Sapporo (SPK)
Aomori (AOJ) Komatsu (KMQ) Nagasaki (NGS) Sendai (SDJ)
Asahikawa (AKJ) Kumamoto (KMJ) Hiroshima (HIJ) Shonai (SYO)
Fukuoka (FUK) Kansai (KIX)   Tokyo Haneda (HND)
Hakodate (HKD) Singapore (SIN)   Tokyo Narita (NRT)
Agra (AGR) Bangalore (BLR) Goa (DBL) Mumbai (BOM) Bombay
Ahmedabad (AMD) Calcutta (CCU) Kolkata Guwahati (GAU) New Delhi (DEL)
Amristar (ATQ) Chennai (MAA) Hyderabad (HYD) Thiruvanantha Puram (TRV)