Newborn Adoption

Through a voluntary and open approach, CSSW places infants for domestic (U.S.) adoption. Counseling and services for birth parents before, during, and after the adoption process are also provided.

To Get Started

For information on newborn adoptions, please email Elly Falit at or call 734.971.9781, ext. 322. Information meetings are held monthly.

Services are offered to adults ages 18 and older, of any family size and religious affiliation. To be eligible, participants must be a resident of one of the following counties: Branch, Calhoun, Clinton, Genesee, Gratiot, Hillsdale, Ingham, Ionia, Jackson, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw; Shiawassee, St. Clair, Washtenaw, or Wayne. Fees vary depending on services provided.

In addition to the materials on this website, we offer monthly information meetings designed to answer in detail every question you have about adoption.

Safe Delivery CSSW is a child placing agency under the Michigan Safe Delivery Law for all lower peninsula counties in Michigan.

Adoption Information Meetings

Interested in attending a newborn Adoption information meeting? Join us on the second Wednesday of each month from 5-7 pm. View dates and sign up.

Adoption Forms

Visit our Adoption Forms page to download documents.