Children Available for Adoption in Colombia
- Children age 8 years and up are available for adoption.
- Special needs children available under 8 years of age.
- Sibling groups of older children are available for immediate placement.
Overview for a Colombia Adoption
EAC's adoption program in Colombia is an opportunity for families who want to provide a loving home for older children.
Medical and psychological evaluations are provided with all referrals of children.
- Short wait time for older children.
- Single women can adopt.
Travel Requirements for a Colombia Adoption
- One trip – 4-8 weeks.
- One of the parents may return to U.S. while the other parent waits in Colombia for finalization process.
- Single parents must remain till process is complete.
Time Frame for a Colombia Adoption
- Wait time is approx. 12-48 months for ICBF program, dependent upon age of child/children requested.
Post Adoptive Requirements
Post Adoptive Requirements for a Colombia Adoption
- All families must submit post-adoptive reports following social worker visits at 4 months, 8 months, 12 months.