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

India Program Updates

By Josh Miller | December 14, 2013

Congratulations to the 4 families who received referrals in November and December and the 4 families who have traveled in the past two months to bring home their children from India! AW staff recently visited Delhi for a few weeks and met with CARA and orphanages to discuss adoption cases. We are thankful for all…

Waiting Children – The Need Is Now

By Josh Miller | October 25, 2013

Since the Tampa Bay Times published the story of Davion Only, a 15 year old foster child who pleaded for his adoption before a church, there have been over 10,000 inquiries into his adoption. Much has been written by adoption advocates on this simultaneously uplifting and heartbreaking story, agreeing that the church should act in…

India Program Updates

By Josh Miller | October 4, 2013

We are privileged to serve families who are called to adopt from the India program. Since the program registration re-opened in March 2013, we have registered over 10 new families on the CARINGS system, the adoption database that agencies, orphanages and CARA access for adoption processes. Over 20 of our India program families reviewed or…