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

HIV Adoption Advocacy

By Josh Miller | April 24, 2013

America World has been privileged to partner with many families over the past several years who have adopted children with HIV from our Ethiopia program. HIV adoption opportunities could be available in our Ethiopia, China, India, and Kenya programs. If there are any future advocacy opportunities for waiting children with HIV in our Haiti, El Salvador,…

India Program Updates

By Josh Miller | March 1, 2013

The India program is excited to announce the program has now re-opened to new adoptions for applicants who are open to adopting a child with a medical need or a healthy older child.  The program had temporarily closed for a few months according to CARA, the central authority over adoptions in India, who has now…

India Program Updates

By Josh Miller | January 28, 2013

We are excited to announce an India program family is in country finalizing their adoption this week. Recently we have been blessed to help several families with referral review opportunities for waiting children, children with medical needs, or healthy older children. The program is still closed to new applications. However, we look forward to our…