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 pre-application fee after you fill out and submit your pre-application. All pre-application fees are $300 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.


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