Children’s Service Society provides post adoption counseling to anyone touched by adoption.  Clients will work with adoption-competent professionals with the highest credentials.

        The fee is $100 an hour (sliding scale fee available upon need for birthparents)

        We are located at  655 East 4500 South, Suite 200, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

        Call 801-326-4391 or email for more information.


  • The Connected Child by Dr. Karyn Purvis– Empowered to Connect
  • The Girls Who Went Away-The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade by Ann Fessler–  The Girls Who Went Away
  • A Child’s Journey Through Placement by Vera Fahlberg
  • Being Adopted: The lifelong Search for Self by Brodzinsky, Schechter & Hening
  • Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew by Sherrie Eldridge– Twenty Things
  • In On It: What Adoptive Parents Would Like You to Know About Adoption. A Guide for Relatives and Friends by Elisabeth O’Toole–  In On It
  • Because I Loved You: A Birthmother’s View of Open Adoption by Patricia Dischler–  Because I Loved You


  • Children’s Service Society of Utah

       Free Birthmothers Support Group

               655 East 4500 South, Suite 200                               

               Salt Lake City, UT 84107

               Call 801-326-4391 or email to sign up

  • Life After Placement

               Online Lasting Support for Birthmothers

               Life After Placement

  • Life After Placement

               Birthmothers Support Group

               2nd Thursday of Every Month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm

               1323 W 7900 S, FIORE STUDIO, West Jordan, UT

               Support Group Life After Placement

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CSS is a proud member of the American Adoption Congress, United for Adoption, the National Council for Adoption, the Utah Adoption Council, and the North American Council on Adoptable Children.