Northwest Indiana Adoption

 Serving Lake and Porter Counties: Portage, Chesterton, Valparaiso, Crown Point, Hobart, Gary, Merrillville

"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."  ~Frederick Douglass

There are many reasons why you may have been drawn to this Adoption Page.  You may be a grandparent who wishes to adopt his or her grandchild.  You may be a young woman with an unexpected pregnancy.  You may be a foster parent and considering the pros and cons of adopting one or more of the foster children in your care.  You may be the guardian of a child and considering whether it's time to adopt.  You may be a step-parent and desire to adopt your step-children.  You may be a same-sex couple seeking to adopt a child.  You may be an older adult and wish to adopt a dear friend who is also an adult to ensure your dear friend receives a significant portion of your estate.   

No matter why you ended up on this page, you probably have many questions about how adoption works.  As an attorney, Rebecca Billick has handled many adoptions for many types of individuals. Rebecca also has personal experience as a foster parent, a step-parent, and a guardian.   Click here to schedule a consultation and learn more about your adoption options.


Rebecca Billick Attorney & Mediator