GWCA Ohio Regional Office
Homestudy completion time frames are based on:
How To Choose A Homestudy Agency:
Are they a non-profit agency?
The agency must be licensed in Ohio or the state in which you reside
Ask if your chosen social worker complete your homestudy
Ask about the time frame is for completing the homestudy
Determine the homestudy and what it entails
Determine your states requirements are for completing the homestudy
Examples of requirements may include but are not limited to:
Ask for a list of references from previous clients
Verify agency's experience and history conducting homestudies
Questions For Social Worker:
How soon do they return phone calls, emails etc.?
Verify social workers experience and history conducting homestudies
**Note: Most adoption homestudies can usually be completed within 45-60 day timeframe.