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International Adoption in the U.S

International Adoption in the U.S

On the picture we can see a summary of the general steps that must be followed to adopt a child born in a foreign country. It is a process that can take between 2 and 9 years.

The essential steps are:

  1. Submit the application
  2. Complete the home study
  3. Send the file and wait for a match
  4. Travel to the destination country
  5. Bring the child home
  6. Post Adoption Supervisory Report: follow-up of the child's adaptation process to his/her new home
  7. Final Court Hearing
By Babygest Staff
Last Update: 04/02/2019