Adopting a child is a life-changing experience for any family. Choosing the right adoption agency for your family can make your adoption journey feel less overwhelming and more rewarding. We’re here to help. Check out our list below of the top five things to look for when choosing an adoption agency.
- The adoption agency explains the adoption process.
Adopting a child is exciting and stressful. It’s hard to know what questions to ask and how to begin the journey. The right adoption agency will walk you through the entire process and happily address any concerns you may have.
- The adoption agency will refer you to other adoptive families.
No one knows better what you’re going through than a family who’s already been there. The right adoption agency will connect you with past adoptive families who can help. These families can offer indispensable wisdom and travel experience to prospective adoptive families.
- The adoption agency addresses your cares, concerns, and needs.
Only you know what’s best for your family. The right adoption agency will stay true to your preferences throughout the adoption process. Whether that’s domestic or international adoption, age of the adopted child, or any number of other concerns, the right adoption agency will be your advocate every step of the way.
- The adoption agency is honest about potential hurdles.
Often, there are things out of the adoption agency’s control. International adoptions often go through a lot of bureaucracy and paperwork. The right adoption agency will be upfront about any potential roadblocks so that you can make the best-informed decision about adopting a child.
- The adoption agency truly cares about orphans.
Ultimately, the right adoption agency’s first priority is to make the best choice possible for every orphan they serve. Kids should always come first!
Learn more about how to adopt a child through All God’s Children International!