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Adoption by Family Member Forms

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Report of Adoption/Obtaining a Birth Certificate. This is not a JDF form.  Please click this site to access the Report of Adoption http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/certs/adoptreport.pdf
Report of Adoption/Obtaining a Birth Certificate (This is not a JDF form. Please click this site to access the Report of Adoption.) Information to complete a TRAILS Background Check can be found at the Colorado Department Human Services (CDHS) website.  The fee for this background check is payable to CDHS.  This is not a JDF form.  Please use the following link to access the individual inquiry form and to obtain current fee amounts. 
Adoption request procedures, prepared by the Vital Records Division at the Department of Public Health and Environment
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This page will provide you with the instructions & forms necessary to process a Kinship Adoption case. Read the instructions first to determine which forms you may need, based on your personal circumstances.

We are in the process of translating many of our forms in Spanish. You may find that some Instructions and Forms, for example Adoption, Adult and Minor Name Change, etc., are not translated at this time. All forms must be completed in English pursuant to Colorado law, see §13-1-120, C.R.S.
Sections with Spanish Forms

Instructions JDF 498 - Instructions for Kinship Adoption Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 07/13 Forms JDF 454 - Verified Statement of Fees Charged Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 09/06 JDF 505 - Petition for Kinship Adoption Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 07/12 JDF 506 - Notice of Adoption Proceeding and Summons to Respond Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 08/14 JDF 507 - Affidavit of Service/Waiver and Acceptance of Service Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 08/06 JDF 510 - Consent to Adoption - Non-Custodial Parent Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 09/08 JDF 511 - Consent to Adoption - Child Over 12 years of age Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 07/06 JDF 514 - Notice of Hearing Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 08/10 JDF 515 - Motion to Waive Family Assessment/Home Study Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 12/13 JDF 516 - Order Regarding Motion to Waive Family Assessment/Home Study Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 09/06 JDF 517 - Motion & Affidavit for Publication of Notice Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 11/13 JDF 518 - Order for Publication & Mailing Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 07/06 JDF 520 - Petition to Terminate the Parent-Child Legal Relationship Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 12/13 JDF 521 - Finding of Fact & Decree Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 09/08 JDF 522 - Final Decree of Adoption Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 09/07 JDF 525 - Affidavit of Abandonment Download PDF Download Word Document Download Word Template Document Revised 11/13 JDF 526 - Affidavit of Diligent Efforts Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 02/14 If you would like to provide comments about this site, please contact us. Please note - By law, we cannot provide legal advice. Should you need additional assistance or forms that are not provided on this site, you may wish to consult an attorney.
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