Child & Family Services of the Upper Peninsula, Inc.
Serving Children and Families in Michigan's Upper Peninsula Since 1919
The Decision to Adopt
Adopting a child can be a wonderful and fulfilling experience. It's also a serious,
long-term commitment that should be considered carefully.

Adoption is a journey that is accompanied by a lot of questions. Are you ready to
parent? What are your reasons for choosing adoption at this time? What age of
child would fit best in your family?

Whether you've reached your decision, or still have questions, our staff is ready
to help.
706 Chippewa Square, Suite 200
Marquette, MI 49855

Phone: (906) 228-4050
Fax: (906) 228-2153
Adoption
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FOR MORE INFORMATION, please contact Courtney Pelto , Adoption Worker, at (906)228-4050 ext. 105 or
email
cpelto@cfsup.org
Have questions? We can answer any questions you may
have about the process of adopting or obtaining a foster care
license. From the initial phone call to the day the adoption is
finalized and beyond--we will be here to help you and your
family. Check out our
Adoption Q & A, which answers some
common questions about foster care and a foster parent's
role.
Services Provided
We help families across the Upper Peninsula
with a variety of adoption types.
  • Infant Adoptions
  • Direct Placement
    Adoptions
  • Guardian Adoptions
  • Relative Adoptions
  • Special Needs
    Adoptions
  • Step-parent
    Adoptions
  • State and Court
    Ward Adoptions