Domestic

Currently Available in South Carolina, Texas, Oklahoma, and Virginia!

The choices involved in domestic adoption can be overwhelming for adoptive parents. You may feel called to grow your family through adoption but not know where to start. Our experienced staff can help you determine the best route to adoption for your family.

We offer home study, post-placement supervisory services, and other legally mandated services for domestic adoption through agencies in other states or through private adoption. Though we don’t make placements of infants, we can connect you with other resources for placement. The staff at America World is here to partner with you on your journey to God’s gift of a child by adoption.


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REQUIREMENTS AT-A-GLANCE

Timeframe:Immediate to 2+ years, depending on situation
Children Available:Newborn to 12 months
Parents Ages:Varies by state guidelines
Marriage:2 years
Estimated Expenses:$25,000 - $45,000
  
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By Debby DeRosa | April 24, 2024

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By Debby DeRosa | April 16, 2024

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A Dream Come True

By Debby DeRosa | April 10, 2024

In 2014, after finding out they were unable to have biological children, Brian and Lindsey McMakin started praying for God to take them beyond themselves and their own comfort. This prayer led Lindsey to go on a mission trip to China with America World, where she met their daughter, Ru. Brian and Lindsey brought Ru…