Advocating for Down Syndrome Children in China
Abandoned children in China with Down Syndrome face a colossal uphill battle in finding a family within China. The stigma is so extreme these children are often labeled as unadoptable. Bethany Christian Services has created the Bamboo Project, a dedicated focus recruitment effort to
In the world of orphan care, adoption, and advocacy, the term “waiting child” is often used when referring to children. However, understanding what that phrase means can be imprecise. We wanted to take this opportunity to help shed some light onto this term, as you likely will
An Adoption Worker's Uganda Trip
One of the most enriching experiences of being an international adoption worker is having the opportunity to visit with partners overseas. I have just returned from a wonderfully productive trip to Uganda and am pleased to share with you some of the highlights! Uganda is a beautiful country an
We need families! Partnership in Yunnan
I had the privilege of visiting an orphanage in beautiful Yunnan province, located in southwest China, as part of our new partnership in this region. The partnership allows Children’s Home to find families for many children from this orphanage and is an initiative of China’s central adop
Why Be Paperwork Ready?
Recently, one of our office staff members drove to the airport to pick up her parents whom she hadn’t seen in months. Though the flight was scheduled to arrive on time, she was excited and left early — 30 minutes early — just in case. “Sometimes planes arrive early,
Orphanage Partnerships in China
When selecting an international adoption program, one aspect that draws families towards the China's Waiting Child program is the chance to play a role in the matching process. With this unique process in place, the access that each agency has to children's files can have a great impact on the
The Honor of Advocating for Children
In a few hours we’ll be on an airplane to begin the long trip back to the States. It has been yet another amazing visit here filled with hard work, good friends, and fun activities. I’m ready to sleep in my own bed, to eat American food, and to hug my family again. But I always leave Kam
International Adoption Clinics are a Vital Resource to Adoptive Families
International Adoption Clinics can perhaps be one of the most helpful services to both pre- and post- adoptive parents. Given the many developmental issues, special needs and medical problems an internationally adopted child can potentially exhibit, the staff found in these clinics are well educated
A Love Beyond Borders Adoption Agency, Denver CO | International adoptions from Bulgaria, Colombia, Ethiopia, Uganda, Haiti
A full service International and Domestic Adoption Agency in Denver, Colorado. We also provide homestudy services, single parent adoptions and adoption funding counseling.
Adoption Agency Bethesda, MD | Barker Adoption Foundation
The Barker Adoption Foundation believes that all children deserve a safe, loving, and permanent family. We are committed to provide support to families through ethical life-long adoption services.
At Holt International, we help orphaned, abandoned and vulnerable children to thrive by finding families to love them. Families in the form of trained caretakers who assume the awesome task of nurturing children awaiting adoption.
China Non-Special Needs Adoption - CCAI China, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Latvia and Taiwan Adoption Services
CCAI is the leading international adoption agency in the world.