Congratulations on taking the first step toward your adoption!  Carolina Adoption Services has a team of experts to guide your family through the home study process.

Pre-Application Checklist:
If you are pre-applying for Home Study or Post-Adoption Only services, you must live in NC, SC, or VA.
If you are pre-applying for Home Study Only services, your home study can be for either domestic or international adoption.

Checkout: You will be taken to a checkout page to pay the application fee after you fill out and submit your application. All application fees are $150 and are non-refundable.

Prior to completing this pre-application, please ensure that you have reviewed and accept the CAS Client Policies and that you meet the requirements for the placement program you have chosen for your adoption.

Pre-Application


Case Transfer Services

This application is for families who have begun an international adoption process with another agency and need to transfer to a new placement agency. Please verify that Carolina Adoption Services provides international adoption for the country you are working with prior to completing the application.

**This application is for review by Carolina Adoption Services to consider your admission to our program. Submission of the application is not admission to the program.

Case Transfer Review Application