Adopt a Child

Washoe County has partnered with the State of Nevada and KOLO TV, News Channel 8 to present "Have a Heart". "Have a Heart" features a child or sibling group that is in need of an adoptive home. This feature can be seen on the 6:30pm news the 3rd Wednesday each month. KOLO provides web page coverage of every child, which can be accessed at

For more information on how to become an adoptive parent, please contact the Department's Adoption Recruiter at 775.337.4510, or by e-mail. Please note: All email inquiries will be responded to within one week.

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