Hospitals and Birthing Entities

The Acknowledgment of Paternity (AOP) is for parents not married to each other. It is a form when signed by both the biological father and the mother becomes a legal finding of paternity. The biological father becomes the legal father and has all the rights and duties of a parent and his name may go on the birth certificate.

Training for hospital staff and other birthing facilities is conducted annually, but additional training can be requested throughout the year. You can email your request or contact us at the phone number or address listed below.

Forms and Brochures 

Instructions to Hospitals
Paternity Acknowledgment Supply Order Form


Office Address Phone Fax
Paternity Acknowledgement Program Attn: Program Support
PO Box 8133
Little Rock, AR 72203
501-682-8100 501-682-8816