South Carolina Association of Licensed Adoption Agencies


Welcome to SCALAA

South Carolina Association of Licensed Adoption Agencies

Additional Resources


Below are links to our members by region. If you have any questions about adoption please contact any member for help. In addition, many members provide education resources such as brochures and adoption information packets.

Members in the Upstate

Adoption Advocacy
Office: Greenville, SC
Tel: 864.329.8587

Bethany Christian Services
Office: Greenville, SC
Tel: 864.235.2273

Hope Embraced Adoption Agency
Office: Inman, SC
Tel: 864.641.8142

Nightlight Christian Adoption Services
Office: Greenville, SC
Tel: 864.268.0570

Worldwide Adoption Services, Inc.
Office: Inman, SC
Tel: 864.578.2240

Members in the Midlands

Alliance for Children
Office: Columbia, SC
Tel: (803) 772-6556

Bethany Christian Services
Offices: Columbia, Greenville, Myrtle Beach
Tel: 803.796-9332; 864.235.2273; 843.839.5433

Christian Family Services
Office: Rock Hill, SC
Tel: 803.328.2229


Members in the LowCountry

A Chosen Child Adoption Services
Office: Summerville, SC
Tel: 843.851.4004

Bethany Christian Services
Offices: Myrtle Beach, SC
Tel: 843.839.5433

Child of the Heart
Office: Mount Pleasant, SC
Tel: 843.881.2973




 
The South Carolina Association of Licensed Adoption Agencies (SCALAA) is a professional membership organization for licensed adoption agencies in South Carolina. The purpose of this Association includes:

  • Promoting adoption education
  • Supporting the development of professional comprehensive services to all members of the adoption triad (birth parents, adopted child, adoptive parents);
  • Providing a forum for networking by sharing procedures, concepts and ideas with all Association members; and
  • Engaging in advocacy on behalf of adoption issues.

Please explore our site to find out more about adoption in South Carolina and about the agencies that compose SCALAA. We all share the deep commitments to assisting children in need, providing professional and compassionate help to adoptive families, and promoting adoption education for the good of both children and parents.
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Our Services

Our member adoption agencies place hundreds of children annually throughout the state. All members are licensed by the state of South Carolina and offer the following services:
  • Adoption Home Studies
  • Birth Parent Counseling
  • Birth Parent Relinquishment Services
  • Child Placement Services
  • Post Placement Supervision
  • Adoptive Parent Training and Education
  • USCIS Dossier Preparation
  • Adoption Seminars
  • US Readoption and Domestication Services
  • Humanitarian Aid Projects

Contact SCALAA

Call or send us an email if you have any questions or would like to join SCALAA.

South Carolina Association of Licensed Adoption Agencies

Laura Beauvais, President
1527 Wade Hampton Boulevard
Greenville, SC 29609
Email: info@scalaa.org
Telephone: (864) 268-0570