China

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…


Waiting Children in China

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REQUIREMENTS AT-A-GLANCE

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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China & Waiting Children Program- CCCWA Fee Increase

By Josh Miller | February 2, 2012

All China and China Waiting Children Program families who are working on their dossier or who are waiting to be matched with a referral, should have received an email on February 2nd regarding the CCCWA fee increases. A family’s initial, mid, and final program fees to AWAA will always remain the same throughout the adoption…

China Program- Overview of January Matching & Time Frames

By Josh Miller | January 17, 2012

The following information is our review for the month of  January. During January, the CCCWA matched families whose log in dates were August 11th , 2006- August 15th, 2006.  AWAA did not have any families registered on these dates; therefore, we did not receive healthy referrals this month. Next AWAA Group To Receive a Referral…

China Program- Overview of December Matching & Time Frames

By Josh Miller | December 19, 2011

The following information is our review for the month of  December. During December, the CCCWA matched families whose log in dates were August 8th , 2006- August 10th, 2006.  AWAA did not have any families registered on these dates; therefore, we did not receive healthy referrals this month. Next AWAA Group To Receive a Referral…