In 2011, U.S. citizens adopted approximately 229 children from the Philippines. Children available for adoption are 11-20 months of age, as well as older children and children with special needs. These children reside in foster care and orphanages.
Visit the Adoption Directory for Philippines Adoption Agencies and other professionals and services.
Travel required: Yes, if married, one parent must travel; in-country stay of approximately 5-7 days.
Convention Country?: Yes
Singles accepted: Yes
Other: Six month pre-adoptive supervised placement with accredited agency supervision; adoptions are finalized in the U.S.
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