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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An Evening of Hope – Michigan

By America World | March 16, 2019

Last night, over 200 people attended the 3rd annual “Evening of Hope” at Kirby Church in Flat Rock, MI. Those attending joined America World staff in celebrating adoption and all that God is doing through the ministry of America World to care for vulnerable children around the world. The evening’s host & America World CDO,…

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Hildebrand Family in China!

By America World | March 15, 2019

We are celebrating with the Hildebrand family as they are currently in China adopting their adorable son! The Hildebrand family shared photos with us of their adoption trip in China and we wanted to share them with you too. Join us in praying for them as they wrap up their final days in China, completing…

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China Waiting Child: “Esther”

By America World | March 14, 2019

Today we would like to introduce you to one of the little girls we are currently advocating for in the China Waiting Child program. Meet Esther! She is 2 years, 9 months old and is described as quiet, but enjoys interacting with her caretaker and other children once she gets to know them. Her speech…