LA HMIS Resource Guide

Kinship Adoption

Code: PH-0300.8100-400

Programs that handle adoptions in which the birth parent rights are terminated and a kinship caregiver (grandparents, aunts and uncles or other relatives, members of a child’s tribe or clan, godparents, stepparents, neighbors, friends of the family or other adults who can serve as "family") becomes the child’s legal parent.

See Also:

Kinship Care (PH-6300.3500)

Kinship Navigator Programs (PH-2400.4000)

Kinship Care Subsidy Programs (NL-3000.3500)