Handbook Revision, April 2018

This revision of the Records Management Group Handbook was published on April 2, 2018.

Adoption Registry (PATS 10652)

In February 2018 the adoption registry function was moved from the DFPS Voluntary Adoption Registry (VAR) to the DSHS Central Adoption Registry (CAR), which provides additional resources to applicants who wish to be reunited with their biological family. The item below is revised to provide the public with information on how to register with CAR.


6000 Voluntary Adoption Registry