What kind of adoption is good for an international adoption?

Answer On One Hand: You Can Learn an Older Child's BackgroundWhen you adopt a noninfant internationally, your family will usually receive a more complete medical history for the child than if you adopt an... Read More »

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Will two or more adoption financial assistance organizations work together on one adoption case so that all of the adoption costs are covered or is help limited to aid from one company per adoption?

No, you can only use one agency per adoption and I would recommend you do so.There are banks, however, that will work with the financial assistance organizations and can provide you low or no inter... Read More »

What Is the International Adoption Form I-90?

Form I-90 is the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) paperwork an adoptive parent would use if his child's permanent resident card, commonly called a green card, is lost or is expirin... Read More »

When considering adoption what should I look for in an adoption agency?

When a person is considering adoption. he or she should look for an adoption agency with a good reputation. They should include open adoption as an option, and provide information about legal rights.

What is the difference between closed adoption and open adoption?

In an open adoption the birth parent(s) are allowed to visit and contact the child. The child may not know them as mom or dad but rather as aunt uncle or cousin. In a closed adoption the birth par... Read More »