Getting Started – Open Arms Adoption

Once you feel that you’re ready to begin your journey toward adoption, there are several items that you’ll need to review.

The State of Ohio’s Adoption Guide for Parents can be found by clicking this link:
Adoption Guide Here

Every adoption agency operates a little differently.  To learn more about Open Arms Adoptions’ policies and procedures, click below:
Open Arms Adoption Policies Summary

All adoptive parents must complete Adoptive Parent Training. 2022 training dates are January 21-23 (closed); April 8-10; June 24-26. Training will be held at the Kent State Hotel & Conference Center. Click here to register.

If you are ready to start your adoption journey and receive the online application, please submit your information below.