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Further information about adopting the children on this list can be obtained by calling 612-348-5437 or emailing us at adoption@hennepin.us

Not all children have pictures available. Hennepin County makes placement decisions with the best interests of the children foremost. . If you are interested in learning more about adopting a child, teen or sibling group, please come to an upcoming adoption information meeting to learn more and start the process.

More information about Minnesota Waiting Children and adoption resources statewide can be found on the Department of Human Services Adoption homepage and on MN ADOPT, which includes an additional photolisting of waiting children.

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What sex child would you consider?

What age of child would you consider adopting?

Youngest: Oldest:

What ethnic background of child(ren) are you interested in? (check all that apply)

Caucasian African American Asian

Hispanic Pacific Islande Native American Others View ICWA Procedures

If you can adopt brothers and/or sisters who need to be placed

together, what size of sibling group you will consider?

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