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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“Jacob” Wants a Family of His Own

By America World | October 7, 2019

Jacob is a happy and social 11-year-old boy who loves playing with his caretakers and other children. Though he has some delays and language challenges due to hearing loss, he has good motor development and can run, jump, and care for himself well. Jacob loves being with people and thrives in social settings. He would…

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3-Year-Old “Luke” Needs Your Help

By America World | October 4, 2019

Luke is an energetic, positive little boy who loves to get close to and interact with people. He has a ready smile and loves to play and exchange toys with the other children. Because of his diagnosis of cerebral palsy, his left limbs are stronger than his right limbs, and he also received surgery for…

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China Waiting Child: “Gigi”

By America World | October 3, 2019

Gigi is a precious 5-year-old little girl with a sweet smile, round face, and two darling dimples! She is eager to please and always looking for ways to help her caretakers. She helps set up chairs for the other children of her own initiative and helps them to bring their clothes and shoes, always lining…