Private Domestic Adoption

The Basics: An adoption facilitated by a private licensed adoption agency or an adoption attorney for a child who resides in the United States and who is not under the supervision of a public agency such as DCS. The Villages is a Licensed Child Placing Agency (LCPA) and offers different adoption services for multiple types of private adoptions. Please click the links below for a description of each type of private adoption and the applicable services we offer.

Attorney or Out-of-State Agency Adoption

Infant Adoption

Relative/Kinship/Stepparent Adoption