In South Carolina it is very common for a person to raise a child in their home who is not the bilogical child of that person. Oftentimes, this is the result of caring for a family member while that child's parents are away or absent.
If you are currently raising a young relative in your home, making the decision to adopt is a big step toward permanency for your entire family. Whether you are considering adopting a family member like a grandchild, niece, nephew, cousin or sibling, you will need a partner you can trust to guide you through the legal and emotional process of relative adoption in South Carolina. Reach out to our compassionate attorney so that she can help review your options and walk you through this process.