Considering adopting a baby in Spartanburg or giving a baby up for adoption in Spartanburg? Let the Law Offices of James Fletcher Thompson be your first call to learn more before getting started.
Our law firm offers more than just legal representation for your Spartanburg adoption process. While our attorney Jim Thompson can always serve as your adoption lawyer in Spartanburg, we also have adoption counselors on staff to provide practical and emotional support every step of the way. We can always help you obtain additional adoption-related services not offered through our law firm.
For your convenience, our main office is located in Spartanburg. When you first contact our professionals, we will set up an in-person meeting to answer any of your questions and address any concerns you have. You’ll find us at:
302 East St. John St.
Spartanburg, S.C. 29302
To learn more about adoption in Spartanburg, please reach out to our professionals today. To learn more about this life-changing process, find some important information below:
Adopting a Baby in Spartanburg
If you wish to add to your family by adopting in Spartanburg, the Law Offices of James Fletcher Thompson can help.
First, know that Spartanburg adoption attorney Jim Thompson will always explain the legal process ahead of you and answer any questions you may have about adoption laws in Spartanburg. These laws are the same as laws throughout the state of South Carolina, but how they apply to you will depend upon your personal adoption journey.
We also offer more than just legal representation. We have multiple trained adoption counselors on staff who will provide support through the process, from help finding a prospective birth mother to maintaining contact with her before, during and after your Spartanburg adoption. For any services we cannot provide in-house, we will provide references to trusted local adoption professionals — like Spartanburg home study providers or Spartanburg foster care adoption agencies.
Once a birth mother has placed her child with you, you will need to finalize your adoption. Depending on your circumstances, you will finalize at your local county court. Attorney Jim Thompson will work with you to organize a finalization hearing and prepare the necessary documentation for finishing your adoption process — so your child will officially and legally become a part of your family.
For more information about adopting a baby in Spartanburg or to receive referrals to other local adoption professionals, please contact our adoption team today.
For more information about adopting from foster care and assistance finding an adoption opportunity, please contact the Region I Division of Adoption Service office of the Department of Social Services at:
Region I Division of Adoption Services
714 N. Pleasantburg Dr.
Greenville, SC 29607
Giving a Baby Up for Adoption in Spartanburg
If you are considering placing a baby for adoption in Spartanburg, there are resources to aid you in this decision and this process. At the Law Offices of James Fletcher Thompson, we have trained options counselors who can answer your questions about all of your unplanned pregnancy options and, when you’re ready, help you move forward with your Spartanburg adoption process.
You are never obligated to choose adoption, and you will always have the right to change your mind until you sign your adoption consent after your baby is born. Putting a baby up for adoption in Spartanburg will always be free to you, and you may be eligible for financial assistance for certain pregnancy-related and living expenses. You will also receive free counseling from our adoption professionals to make sure you are comfortable with every step of the adoption process.
At the Law Offices of James Fletcher Thompson, we are dedicated to providing you all the services you need during your pregnancy and adoption process. We will also help you find medical care and any other services we cannot provide in-house.
Below, you’ll find a few trusted local professionals who will respect your adoption decision and provide any additional support you may need. Remember, these services will always be free to you as a pregnant woman pursuing adoption in Spartanburg.
Hospitals in Spartanburg:
OBGYNs in Spartanburg:
- SMC Center for OBGYN: 864-560-6164
- Spartanburg Pelham OBGYN: 864-208-2345
- Carolina OBGYN: 864-858-3456
Pregnancy Centers in Spartanburg
- Carolina Pregnancy Center: 864-582-HOPE(4673)
Doula Services in Spartanburg:
- BirthMatters: 864-612-2878
We understand that making the decision to give a baby up for adoption in Spartanburg is a difficult one, but remember that adoption is not “giving up” — it’s giving your child the chance at a life that you may not be able to provide at this time in your life. We promise to provide the counseling and support you need to determine whether this is the right path for you and your baby. Attorney Jim Thompson and our law firm can ensure that you have the resources needed to help you understand your rights as a prospective birth mother in the Spartanburg adoption process, and our adoption counselors can answer any other questions you have about the emotional and practical aspects of the adoption journey. When you are ready, we will help you find the right adoptive family for your baby.
For more free information about placing a baby for adoption in Spartanburg, please call or text one of our adoption counselors at 1-864-680-8038.