Summer Play Activities for Kids

By Angie Lynch Fannon Summer vacation is here for many of you; for others, it’s right around the corner. Summer…

Mental Health in Adoption

By Jennifer Knight, Ohio Director of Social Services & Post Adoption Program Director Mental health has become a more and…

Introducing Rob Kinsey, Development Specialist

We are pleased to introduce you to Rob Kinsey, our new Development Specialist. Rob has nearly 20 years of experience…

Share India’s Culture with Your Child

Our families are always interested in ideas about how to connect their adopted children with the cultures of their countries…

Four New Courses for Adoptive Families in May

April was a busy month for our Adoption Coaching and Training (ACT) Team! They launched a counseling service for adoptive…

Easter in Ethiopia

Last Sunday, April 16th, Ethiopians celebrated Easter, or “Fasika,” the word for Easter in Amharic.  This celebration occurred one week…

Another April Course for Adoptive Parents: “Mental Health Considerations”

America World is pleased to announce a second course for adoptive parents in April! On Tuesday, April 25th, from 7-8…

Wait Times Decrease for India Adoptions

By Lisa Adams-Reese, India Program Director The India program is pleased to report that the timelines for most families’ adoption…

Upcoming Course for Adoptive Parents: “Trauma-Related Behaviors”

Do you ever wonder how your adopted child’s past could be influencing their current behavior? If so, we have a…

Celebrating Holi in the U.S.

Holi is a Hindu festival celebrating the start of spring. Many people celebrate it worldwide, a national holiday in India….