America World is a  Hague-accredited adoption agency and recently became accredited in Ecuador. America World is highly respected in the adoption community and our Ecuador adoption team is ready to walk your family through the entire process as you begin your journey of adopting from Ecuador. Learn more about how to adopt from Ecuador below. 

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Ecuador Adoption Timeline: 2 years to finalization 
Children Ages for Ecuador Adoption:Boys/Girls/Siblings, 4 years and older
Parents' Ages for Ecuador Adoption:25 - 51
Marriage Requirements for Ecuador Adoption:3 years
Estimated Ecuador Adoption Expenses:$38,070 - $48,850
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If you have visited our Facebook or Instagram pages lately, you have seen many wonderful updates from adoptive families whose children are thriving in their homes. We are honored to be a part of these stories and celebrate God’s blessings in their lives. But we know adoption can have another side. It’s a behind-the-scenes side people dislike sharing…

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By Debby DeRosa | May 31, 2023

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