Re: Asked to be adoptive parent...
Thanks for the point in the right direction. I will be contacting attorneys on Monday.
Originally Posted by sunnymommy
What you would need to start with is contacting an adoption attorney or agency to help you with a private identified (meaning that the birth parent and adopting parent already know each other) adoption. The attorney will need to meet with the birth mom and tell you what requirements you would need to meet, likely getting an adoptive home study done. I am not sure where you are getting the not live with anyone part. That shouldn't be a problem.
It was in Utah Adoption Laws that I found online. It says you that they require you to own/rent your own house.