As a Colorado resident who’s interested in adopting, you have many adoption options, and this is the perfect place to begin exploring them. Below, you’ll find adoption agencies and adoption lawyers offering services in your state. Scroll past the listings to see Colorado adoption laws and policies.
COLORADO ADOPTION LAWS & STATUTES
Each state maintains its own adoption policies, so the process can vary considerably for families, from state to state. Learn about Colorado’s state adoption statutes and legal requirements, whether you’re adopting a newborn through domestic, private adoption, an infant or older child from U.S. foster care adoption, or an infant, toddler, or older child through international adoption. Find answers to the most common questions about adopting in Colorado.
WHO CAN ADOPT IN COLORADO?
Any individual 21 years or older, a minor with court approval, an individual jointly with a living spouse unless legally separated.