International Adoption

International adoption is an incredible journey. It is great that you are considering providing a loving home to a child from another country. It will be an exciting and enriching experience that offers the opportunity to learn foreign cultures and traditions. Our experienced and passionate staff is prepared to help you evaluate and select the international adoption plan that is right for you.
International adoption is a process that recognizes an individual or couple as the legal and permanent parents of a child from another country. An international adoption complies with the laws of both the sending and receiving countries.
The first step to international adoption is deciding which country you wish to adopt from. The process can vary greatly depending on the country you choose and is subject to intercountry conventions. Our counsellors will assist you in determining which country suits you best, they will also discuss the different challenges and the risks associated with adopting from that country.

The first step to international adoption is deciding which country you wish to adopt from. The process can vary greatly depending on the country you choose and is subject to intercountry conventions. Our counsellors will assist you in determining which country suits you best, they will also discuss the different challenges and the risks associated with adopting from that country.
We always take your preferences and expectations into consideration before giving a reliable advice. International adoption can be a long process that may seem confusing and is subject to change without notice. It is important to remember that different laws and regulations apply to each country and the adoptive parents must meet with those requirements before the process can begin.

We always take your preferences and expectations into consideration before giving a reliable advice. International adoption can be a long process that may seem confusing and is subject to change without notice. It is important to remember that different laws and regulations apply to each country and the adoptive parents must meet with those requirements before the process can begin.
There is a lot of paperwork and complexities involved but we try to take the unnecessary confusion out of it, explaining every step clearly and guiding you all the way through. We make sure that you are not caught by surprise at any point during the process. All our actions are carefully considered, tested and reviewed.

There is a lot of paperwork and complexities involved but we try to take the unnecessary confusion out of it, explaining every step clearly and guiding you all the way through. We make sure that you are not caught by surprise at any point during the process. All our actions are carefully considered, tested and reviewed.
The time it takes to adopt a child from another country depends on multiple factors that include country-specific laws, your openness to the race of the child, medical background, contact with birth parents and your budget.

The time it takes to adopt a child from another country depends on multiple factors that include country-specific laws, your openness to the race of the child, medical background, contact with birth parents and your budget.
The costs involved in international adoption are different from domestic adoptions. You must be prepared to make travel arrangements and to stay in another country anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

The costs involved in international adoption are different from domestic adoptions. You must be prepared to make travel arrangements and to stay in another country anywhere from a few days to several weeks.
You may also need to make multiple visits. However, cost incurred in domestic adoptions such as living expenses, rent and utility payments for the birth mother are usually not incurred in international adoptions. We believe that you should know all the costs involved and we set them out clearly at the starting of the plan.

You may also need to make multiple visits. However, cost incurred in domestic adoptions such as living expenses, rent and utility payments for the birth mother are usually not incurred in international adoptions. We believe that you should know all the costs involved and we set them out clearly at the starting of the plan.
Please call us at 813.835.6000 to talk to our information support specialist and start you adoption journey today.

Please call us at 813.835.6000 to talk to our information support specialist and start you adoption journey today.