How long is a waiting list at adoption agencies for adopting an American child?

Answer Most people want to adopt a baby or a two-year old child. Those lists are quite long. If you want an older child the lists are shorter.

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How long is the adoption waiting list?

It depends on what country, state, even city you live in.

If CPS places a child in your custody in Texas how long do you have to wait before trying to adopt the child and how much does an adoption like this cost?

It depends if it is a kinship placement or not.  If the child is related to you, you can file for adoption as part of the termination of parental rights or anytime thereafter.  If it is a kinship... Read More »

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