America World is a China adoption agency and has seen thousands of families travel to China to bring their children home. While in-country, our experienced guides provide have navigated the adoption process for our families since 1994, allowing America World families to focus on their child. Learn more about how to begin your Chinese adoption below. With over 4,600 children placed into forever families with the help of a staff of caring, loving professionals, America World's experience in…

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China Adoption Timeline: 12 - 24 months average for waiting children
Children Ages for China Adoption: Boys/Girls, 8 months - 13 ½ years
Parents' Ages for China Adoption: 30 - 50* (* if both over 50, youngest parent no more than 50 yrs. older than child)
Marriage Requirements for China Adoption: 2 years (5 years if divorced); single women accepted
Estimated China Adoption Expenses: $31,000 - $45,000
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Welcome Home From China, Riswold Family!

By America World | August 15, 2018

The America World China team is pleased to announce that the Riswold family will be returning home this week from China with their beautiful daughter! The China adoption process includes about 2 weeks in China to wrap up the last pieces of the process to make it official. The Riswold’s have met all of the…

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Welcome Home, China Families – August 7, 2018

By America World | August 7, 2018

These America World families have been celebrating their international adoption finalizations in China after meeting their children for the first time almost 2 weeks ago. They are now preparing to return home to the U.S. to begin their new lives together and continue the important bonding process.  Congratulations to everyone! Called to Adopt? America World…

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Families in China – August 2018

By America World | August 1, 2018

These America World families are currently in China spending time with their beautiful children. Before their long-awaited day of meeting their children for the first time, they spend a couple of days in Beijing doing some sightseeing and experiencing their children’s culture. Then, it’s on to their child’s province for that amazing first ever holding…