International Adoption

How To Adopt:

Since 1994, America World has placed over 4,600 orphans into their forever families. Our staff would be honored to help grow your family through international adoption!

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Adopt a Waiting Child from China

Children of all ages in China are waiting right now for their forever families. Apply today to grow your family through adoption!

India Adoption


Adopt from India--children are waiting for their forever families right now.

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God's design of adoption, while caring for vulnerable children around the world.

"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future." (Jeremiah 29:11)


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Holiday Office Closing on Monday

Monday, January 21, 2019, is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and America World offices will be closed Monday to honor the man who had a tremendous impact on the advancement of civil rights for all. Our offices will resume regular hours on Tuesday, January 22…

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India Waiting Child: Meet “Shelby”

Down Syndrome Adoption Shelby is a cute 13-year-old girl with a big smile, long, shiny dark hair and a sweet smile. Shelby has Down syndrome as well as a minor heart abnormality that requires no intervention. She is otherwise in excellent health and has good…

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Free Adoption Information Webinars!

So you want to adopt, but don’t know where to start? How do you choose what type of adoption–domestic, international, or even foster care? How much does it cost to adopt? How long does it take to adopt? If you are asking these questions we…

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