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North Dakota Adoption Directory

Source: National Adoption Information Clearinghouse


State Agencies

State Adoption Specialist
North Dakota Department of Human Services
Julie Hoffman
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
(701) 328-4805
Toll Free: (800) 245-3736
Fax: (701) 328-3538
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State Foster Care Manager
North Dakota Department of Human Services
Children & Family Services (Dept. 325)
Jean Doll
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
(701) 328-3587
Fax: (701) 328-3538
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State Licensing Specialist
North Dakota Department of Human Services
Julie Hoffman
600 East Boulevard Avenue, State Capitol Building
Bismarck, ND 58505
(701) 328-3538
Fax: (701) 328-2359
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State ICPC Administrator
North Dakota Department of Human Services
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
(701) 328-4152
Fax: (701) 328-2359
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State Adoption Exchange/State Photolisting Service
North Dakota Department of Human Services
Child and Family Services Division
600 East Boulevard Avenue, State Capitol Building
Bismarck, ND 58505
(701) 328-3538
Toll Free: (800) 245-3736
Fax: (701) 328-2359
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State Reunion Registry
North Dakota Department of Human Services
Adoption Search/Disclosure
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
(701) 328-3538
Fax: (701) 328-2359

Attorney Referral Service
State Bar Association of North Dakota
515 1/2 East Broadway, Suite 101, PO Box 2136
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 255-1404
Toll Free: (800) 472-2685
Fax: (701) 224-1621
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Local Public Agencies

North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 4: Northeast Human Service Center
Counties Served: Pembina, Walsh, Nelson, Grand Forks
151 South 4th Street, Suite 401
Grand Forks, ND 58201-4735
(701) 795-3000
Fax: (701) 795-3050
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 1: Northwest Human Service Center
Counties Served: Divide, Williams, McKenzie
316 2nd Avenue West
Willston, ND 58802
(701) 774-4600
Toll Free: (800) 231-7724
Fax: (701) 774-4260
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 3: Lake Region Human Service Center
Counties Served: Rolette, Towner, Cavalier, Ramsey, Benson, Wells, Eddy
200 Hwy 2 SW
Devils Lake, ND 58301
(701) 665-2200
Toll Free: (888) 607-8610
Fax: (701) 665-2300
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 5: Southeast Human Service Center
Counties Served: Steele, Traill, Cass, Ransom, Sargent, Richland
2624 9th Avenue SW
Fargo, ND 58103-2350
(701) 298-4500
Toll Free: (888) 342-4900
Fax: (701) 298-4400
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 6: Southcentral Human Service Center
Counties Served: Foster, Griggs, Stutsman, Barnes, Logan, Lamoure, McIntosh, Dickey
520 Third Street NW, Box 2055
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 253-6300
Fax: (701) 253-6400
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 7: West Central Human Service Center
Counties Served: McLean, Sheridan, Mercer, Oliver, Burleigh, Kidder, Morton, Grant, Sioux, Emmons
600 South 2nd Street
Bismarck, ND 58504-5731
(701) 328-8888
Toll Free: (888) 328-2662
Fax: (701) 328-8900
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 8: Badlands Human Service Center
Counties Served: Dunn, Billings, Golden Valley, Stark, Slope, Hettinger, Bowman, Adams
200 Pulver Hall
Dickinson, ND 58601-4857
(701) 227-7500
Toll Free: (888) 227-7523
Fax: (701) 227-7575
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North Dakota Department of Human Services
Region 2: Northcentral Human Service Center
Counties Served: Bottineau, Burke, Renville, Mountrail, Ward, McHenry, Pierce
400 22nd Avenue NW
Minot, ND 58703
(701) 857-8500
Toll Free: (888) 470-6968
Fax: (701) 857-8555
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Licensed Private Adoption Agencies (* Indicates Agencies with Intercountry Programs)

AASK (Adults Adopting Special Kids - a ND Collaborative for Special Needs Adoption)
1325 South 11th Street, Box 389
Fargo, ND 58103
Toll Free: (800) 551-6054

Catholic Family Service
1809 S Broadway, Suite W
Minot, ND 58703
(701) 852-2854
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Catholic Family Service
2537 South University
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 235-4457
Fax: (701) 239-8266

Christian Family Life Services
203 South 8th Street
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 237-4473
Fax: (701) 280-9062

LDS Social Services
P.O. Box 3100
Bismarck, ND 58502-3100
(763) 560-0900

The Adoption Option: A collaborative of Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota and The Village Family Service Center
1201 25th Street South, PO Box 9859
Fargo, ND 58106-9859
(701) 235-6433
Fax: (701) 235-9693

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Adoptive/Foster Family Support Groups

Devils Lake Area Foster/Adopt Support Group
Diana Skold
(701) 662-7050

Fargo Area Foster/Adopt Support Group
Jennifer Thoreson
(701) 241-5761

Grand Forks Area Foster/Adopt Support Group
Lisa Piche
(701) 795-3050

Jamestown Area Foster/Adopt Support Group
FAST (Foster/Adopt Support Team)
Robert or Vicki Thu
534 87th Avenue, SW
Jamestown, ND 58401
(701) 252-7512

NACAC Representative
Leanne Johnson
P.O. Box 389
Fargo, ND 58107
(701) 235-7341
Fax: (701) 235-7359
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NACAC Subsidy Representative
Keatha McLeod
7316 Ellis Lane
Horace, ND 58047
(701) 277-2741

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Search Support Groups

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota
PO Box 389
Fargo, ND 58107-0389
(701) 235-7341

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