Catholic Charities of Oneida & Madison Counties
Services Provided: Adoption services are available for i families looking to adopt a child. Some fees associated with adoptive parents. Online contact form. Call for more information or to schedule and appointment.
- Contact Person: Brenda Marris
- Address: 1408 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502
- Phone: 315-624-9946 ext 228
- Website: www.catholiccharitiesom.org
Hillside Children’s Center
Services Provided: Information and referral on all aspects of adoption and foster care and support to concerned individuals and organizations. Will assist families interested in a waiting child to obtain training and home studies. Services include annual conference, international / domestic homestudies, birthmother support network, search support for birth families, monthly homestudy and information classes, and pre & post adoption parent support groups. Youth support groups also available.
Oneida County Department of Social Services
Services Provided: Public Agency. 10 week, 30 hour MAPP training offered 2x a year. Usually Tuesday evenings for 3 hours at the County building. Orientation meetings held 2X a year prior to class. Maximum of 24 in class. Employment and personal references required. In need of families for school age children, large sibling groups, and children with disabilities. Call for info on upcoming training dates.