motherinfantCatholic Social Services of the U.P. believes that every child deserves a loving family. CSSUP has been bringing families together since 1915. CSSUP makes the adoption process simple by walking you through the process step-by-step, always keeping you informed.


In 2015 CSSUP completed 13 adoptions.
*FY16 statistics are projected and still ongoing.

Contact Information

If you are interested in Foster to Adopt or Child Welfare Adoption, please contact:
Mary Sparapani
(906) 282-4605

If you are interested in private adoption, please contact:
Diane Tryan
(906) 227-9119 Ext. 209


“My life has been shaped by the decision two people made over 24 years ago. They decided to adopt a child. They got me, and I got a chance at the kind of life all children deserve.”
Karen Fowler, Reflections on Motherhood