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 Missions Trip

By Josh Miller | September 19, 2013

With over a million square miles of territory and more than 3,500 miles of coastline, India is one of the most vast and diverse countries in the world. From the enormous Himalayas in the north, to the tropical beaches of the west and south – India has a wide and diverse landscape. It is also…

Advocating for Waiting Children with Hearing Impairments

By Josh Miller | May 16, 2013

America World is committed to advocating for waiting children. Our Ethiopia, India and China programs currently have referrals of waiting children with hearing impairments or children who are deaf. One adoptive parent wanted to share this encouragement to families considering adopting a child who is hearing impaired- “If God's calling you to adopt a child with…

India Program Updates

By Josh Miller | April 25, 2013

There are many waiting children in India who are in need of forever families! Our India program is open for families who are open to a special needs or older child adoption. A waiting child can be an older child who is healthy or a child of any age who has a medical need. Some recent…