India Adoption

Want to adopt from India?  America World is a Hague-accredited adoption agency in India and currently has children in India in need of forever families. Our experienced, caring India adoption team will provide personal attention to every detail of your adoption as we walk you through the entire procedure to adopt a child in India. America World has grown to be one of the most respected adoption agencies in India. If you would like more information about the India adoption process, continue reading below to learn about India adoption requirements, cost of child adoption in India, and more.


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Waiting Children Available for Adoption: Children with minor to moderate medical needs of any age or healthy children or sibling sets over the age of six. Per the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA), India’s international adoption authority, healthy children under the age of six are not available for adoption to foreign families. While OCI and NRI clients…

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Timeline: 18 - 24 months
Heathy & Waiting Children: Boys/Girls, 6 months - 15 years
Parents Ages: 25 - 50 (single women, 30)
Marriage: 2 years
Travel: 2 weeks in India
Estimated Costs: $31,952 - $42,982

Twins from India – Welcome Home!

By Josh Miller | February 19, 2014

We are excited to share this video with you, sent by a family who adopted through our India program. Thank you, Brett and Auburn, for sharing this glimpse into your family.      

It’s Never Too Late – Older Child Adoption

By Josh Miller | February 14, 2014

We've all seen newborn baby photoshoots, where angelic infants are perfectly posed on fluffy blankets or props that reflect their parent's interests. You may have had one of these reactions- “aww!” or “how did they get them to stay so still?” or “so you put your baby in a pumpkin…?!“ As adorable as these newborn…

India Program Updates

By Josh Miller | February 10, 2014

CARA, the central authority of India adoptions, has updated the database so that agencies can see referrals for more waiting children. The CARINGS database shows agencies referrals that they can try to match with their families. The database shows children who are already in the adoption process and children who are waiting for families. AWAA…