Homestudies &AdoptionPlacementServices (HAPS) has a strong belief in, and commitment to, the development and support of families. We believe that every child deserves, and is entitled to, the love and security of belonging to a family, and we count it a blessing to help children reach this goal.With this focus, HAPS partners with couples and individuals who seek to build their family through adoption, as well as birth parents considering an adoption plan for their child.
We hope you enjoy exploring our website as you consider the next steps in your adoption journey.
November 2013 - 3 Brothers from Bulgaria looking for a forever home!!
We are excited to tell you about the referral of 3 handsome boys! They are 14 (almost 15), 11 and 9 and have a strong sibling relationship and of course, want to be stay together as a family. All have received routine vaccinations and are deemed as healthy as possible. They have good communication, are successful in school, and enjoy athletics and sports. The boys like to play football, volleyball and track and field. They are waiting for a forever family and yours might be the one! Please contact our Bulgaria Program Director, Kathy Burul.
NOVEMBER is National Adoption Month!
Congratulations to all the children who have found their forever families, and the adoptive parents who have found their wonderful children!!
Adoptive Parents Committee (APC) Conference on November 24, 2013
Join us at the 33rd Annual Adoption Conference presented by the APC. This day-long event will be held at St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY. The HAPS staff will be among the adoption experts presenting several workshops during the day.
HAPS is a Hague accredited, New Jersey and New York licensed adoption agency. HAPS began in 1982 by providing homestudy services and soon after began providing international and domestic adoption services. To date we have worked in countries such as Romania, Guatemala, Russia, Bulgaria, Colombia, Chile, Honduras, El Salvador, Kazakhstan and China as well as the United States.
Our current placement programs include international adoptions in China and Bulgaria and domestic adoptions in the United States. We are also excited to announce the launch of partnership programs for international adoption from Korea, Ukraine, Haiti and Colombia!
In addition to our specific placement programs, we can provide the following services for residents of New York or New Jersey:
pre-adoption homestudies for domestic or international adoption
reports requested by the court for adoption proceedings
birthparent pre-placement counseling for agency or independent placements
post-placement or post-adoption services
For more information, please call 201-836-5554 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.