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Adoption by the numbers

of adoptive parents in the U.S. are single
of same-sex couples in the U.S. have adopted a child compared to 3% of different-sex couples.
is the starting cost of domestic private adoptions in the U.S. and can be as high as $50,000 USD

No two adoption journeys are the same

Every adoption — whether domestic, international, or foster care — is unique. Carrot helps members navigate each step, no matter where they start.

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Personalized, culturally competent support

Members can find adoption agencies and attorneys that welcome all prospective adoptive parents regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or relationship status with the help of Carrot’s team of experts.

Adoption support at Carrot — we go there with you

1:1 guidance from Carrot Experts every step of the way
Comprehensive, global network of 3.4K+ agencies and attorneys
Simplified payments with the Carrot Card

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What employers should know about foster-to-adopt

Adopting through foster care in the U.S. is a complex process. Here's what you need to know about foster-to-adopt.

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Adoption stories and tips for LGBTQ+ families

Tips for prospective adoptive parents with disabilities

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