Local Services – we are a community-based organization with local social workers
Availability – our staff is available to you 24 hours a day, seven days a week
Confidentiality – we respect your privacy and will not share information without your permission
Financial help – we can connect you with insurance, medical care, housing, and assistance with pregnancy-related expenses
Counseling – our counseling staff can work with you through a variety of challenging life issues
Make a plan that’s right for you – we offer individualized services that are custom tailored to your specific needs
You can choose the parents for your child – and you can be as involved in the adoption process as you would like.
Updates and photos of your child after placement – to ease your mind that your child is healthy and loved
Peace of mind – knowing you made the right choice, for you and for your unborn baby.
The families who adopt through Families First have been thoroughly screened through a “home study” process. We conduct criminal background checks, request medical screenings, examine financial statements, and collect letters of reference. A Families First caseworker meets with the family for multiple hours over several days and visits their home to ensure it is safe and well-suited for a child. The caseworker will also speak with the parents about discipline strategies, education plans, and leisure time hobbies. Prospective families are not approved until the full assessment has been completed. Families First also provides resources and training to adoptive families on how to talk to their child about adoption and how to nurture a positive self-image.
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Families First is licensed by the Georgia Department of Human Services: License # CPA001004