Birth, adoption, and parenting Get information about services related to foster parenting and adoption, birth records, and more. Get a birth certificate Description of how to order a copy of a birth certificate (with a raised seal) online, by mail, or in person. Ask the DHS Commissioner’s Action Response Office (CARO) CARO responds to questions, concerns, or complaints about any services provided by DHS. Become a foster parent If you are interested in becoming a foster parent, we have the information and resources to help you get started. Adopt a child Some children in foster care need adoptive homes. Explore the process of adopting from foster care. Coordinate a Plan of Safe Care (POSC) How to coordinate and develop a Plan of Safe Care (POSC).