Providing Education and Awareness About the Safe Haven Law in Wisconsin

Information For Parents Surrendering a Newborn

All parents surrendering a newborn should get a packet with three pieces of information.

  1. Who to call if you have questions, concerns or need assistance
  2. Warning signs after delivery
  3. Medical/genetic information must be provided to the mother but mother is not required to complete

Health Information for Birth Mothers

Giving birth is a demanding activity that weakens your body so you will need time and rest to be yourself again.

Infant Relinquishment: Questions About You and the Infant, CFS-2316 - | Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Title: Infant Relinquishment: Questions About You and the Infant, CFS-2316 Author: DHFS Keywords: division of children and family services, dcfs, bureau of programs and policies, bpp, child welfare, adoption, foster care, newborn services, infant relinquishment, infant adoption

If you are interested in adoption, please contact your local foster/adopt agency to inquire about how to become licensed. Most Safe Haven newborns are placed in pre-adoptive homes licensed by local foster care agencies. In the Milwaukee area...

Grow Hope @ SaintA | Foster Care and Adoption Services

SaintA in Milwaukee, WI, provides foster care placement and support for kids with varying needs, as well as adoption licensing & services. 855-GROW-HOPE.

Foster Care in Wisconsin | Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin foster parents are people who care about families in our community. They are the everyday heroes our world needs more of.

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Safe Place for Newborns of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. 1.7K likes. In Wisconsin, a parent can legally leave his/her unharmed newborns, up to three days...