For information about adopting Romanian children, get in touch with the following organizations:

- The State Department operates a hot line that provides general information about Romanian adoptions. Call (202) 647-3444.- Your area office of the Immigration and Naturalization Service provides general information about requirements for foreign adoptions. The number is in the phone book.

- Adoptive Families of America provides an information packet about Romanian adoptions. Call (612) 535-4829, or write 3333 Highway 100 North, Minneapolis, Minn. 55422.

- The Romanian Church of America and Carol Stevens, an American who has adopted a Romanian child, have established a non-profit fund, the Help the Romanian Children Fund, to provide direct aid and services to Romanian children. Tax-deductible contributions can be sent to Dept. 771246, Detroit, Mich. 48277.

The fund also provides information about adopting Romanian children. Call (313) 552-8599 for adoption information.