Articles related to international adoptions
International Adoption From Non-Hague Convention Country
You've decided on an international adoption and now it's time to begin the actual adoption process. It may seem like a lot of "hurry up and wait," but if you have a ...
How to Start the International Adoption Process - Adoption/Foster Care
When choosing to complete an international adoption, you must first do some research on the country you are interested in adopting from. Some things to ...
Pros and Cons of Domestic and International Adoption
Here are a few of the pros and cons of a domestic and international adoption. These pros and cons of adoption are usually based around three main areas: cost, ...
International Adoption - Bringing a Child to the U.S.
International adoptions allow children the opportunity to become part of a loving, caring family, who might otherwise never know the advantages that come with ...
International Adoption - Re-adoption - Child's Citizenship Status
There are eighteen states and the District of Columbia, and four U.S. Territories that have no statutory provisions regarding international adoptions.
Preparing to Parent the Adopted Child - Adoption/Foster Care
Don't walk into an international or domestic adoption blind, prepare to be a parent. Learn a few key elements from the following list of ideas and thoughts on ...
What Is a Child Referral - International Adoption - Child Referral ...
Waiting for a child referral in an international adoption may seem like forever. Then the phone rings and its information overload as you hear about a child and ...
Complete an International Adoption from a Hague Convention Country
The Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption is an international adoption agreement between participating countries on best adoption procedures.
I-600A - Orphan Petition - International Adoption
Information on your first form to be filed with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service when starting your international adoption process.
I-600 International Adoption Form - Petition to Classify Orphan as an ...
The I-600 form is a part of the international adoption process. It classifies an orphan that has been or will be adopted by a U.S. citizen as an immediate relative to ...