Adoption Service Referrals

For general information on Adoption Services and Resources, please call 440-992-2121.

For specific assistance and questions you can also contact:

1-800-670-6089 (Regional Agency located in Mahoning County)


Valerie Thomas – 330-393-4254
Taunya Fuller – 330-744-3320

  • Provide informational packets to those interested in adoption.
  • Make referrals for couples interested in completing a home-study in preparation for an adoption placement.
  • Help pregnant women create an adoption plan, upon request.
  • Work with parishes to recruit adoptive families for Ohio’s waiting children.
  • Support efforts of local organizations through service, advocacy and convening on child welfare issues relative to adoption and foster care.
  • Promote the Pro-Life position of the Catholic Church by encouraging the adoption of children waiting for permanent placement.


Additional Resources

Adoption Search

Adoption and Foster Care Program Summary

Adoption FAQs



  • Ashtabula
  • Office of Social Services
  • Regional Agency
  • Portage & Stark