Adoptions

Building families through foster care adoptions.

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Creating families in California

Penny Lane is licensed by the state of California as a full-service adoption agency to provide services to families including the required pre-approval Foster/Adopt parent training, family assessments (Home Studies), placement of children, and assistance in the adoption finalization process.Penny Lane’s adoption program offers services to prospective adoptive parents including training, completion of a home study, matching certified adoptive families with available children, and facilitating the adoption finalization. The families are continuously supported throughout the adoptive process.

The time frame for the adoption process varies for each family. Some of the factors that impact the time frame include the matching process, the family’s readiness to complete the required forms, documents, and interviews, and the family circumstances of the child waiting to be adopted. The average adoption takes between 12-18 months.

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Contact

Commerce
Charito Guerrero
Director of Resource Family Programs
Cguerrero@pennylane.org