Are you interested in conducting a search for a child that was placed for Adoption with Catholic Social Services?

Were you adopted through Catholic Social Services and want more information on your birth family?

You have come to the right place.

First, please take a look at the list of questions we suggest you consider before you begin your search for information (click here).

Secondly, please see a sheet of our frequently asked questions that have been posed many times by other Adoptees and/or family members (click here).

If you are a birth parent interested in conducting a search for a child placed for adoption that is now 21 years of age or older, please contact our authorized Adoption Search Representative at 267-331-2481 to learn more about the process.

If you are an adoptee, you have the option of receiving non identifying information from your adoption file and conducting a search for birth parent(s) as permitted and guided by Pennsylvania Act 101. Please contact our authorized Adoption Search Representative at 267-331-2481 to learn more about the process.

You may also provide us with some basic information by completing the Search Inquiry Form. We also provide appropriate referrals to post-adoption counseling and adoption support groups, as well as facilitation of reunions where possible if desired.