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

Celebrating Milestones: First Family photos

By Erica Ho | May 26, 2020

When a family grows through adoption there are often many “firsts” they miss in their child’s life. But the first family photos taken are a sweet moment that gets to be cherished forever! We love getting to celebrate these firsts with our families once they are home. Such a great reminder that these kiddos are…

Congratulations Kinsey family! One Year Home!

By Erica Ho | May 22, 2020

What a difference a year can make! Love seeing side by sides of the transformation the love a family can have!! Congratulations, Kinsey family! Check out their journey to bring their daughter Davina home HERE! Learn more about adopting a child from India by visiting our India Adoption pages. From there you can get details on…

Welcome home Santa Maria Family!

By Erica Ho | April 22, 2020

Chris and Caeli Santa Maria were in India, for their homecoming trip, when the country began to close borders in response to COVID-19. Thankfully they were able to secure their daughter’s passport on the final day of passport issuing and traveled home on a repatriation flight. They are now together and at home as a…