Children from infant to 16 years of age, Siblings and the adoption of unrelated children is possible. Ethnicity - Eurasian or Caucasian. A request for a specific gender is possible.
Married,heterosexual couples or single women are accepted. Age - a minimum of 15 years older than the child
Income - none
Religion - no requirements
2-3 trips are required. The initial trip will be to meet your child. The second trip will be the court hearing (both parents required for court hearing) and then the US exit interview. Note that the issuing of the child's visa may take several weeks and therefore families may opt for a third trip.
Adopt Abroad Uzbekistan Adoption Program Fee Schedule (PDF).
Please contact Adopt Abroad for further information.
The Uzbekistan adoption program is a pilot program. The time frames can be unpredictable. Estimated time from dossier submission to picking up your child is 10-24 months.
The Uzbekistan adoption process is final in country. Your child will travel on an IR 3 visa back to the USA. Post adoption visits and reports are required every 6 months for 3 years post placement.
Many countries allow the publishing of photos and information on needy waiting children. Photos and information can only be published on a secure web site to protect the children. Please contact us for photos of waiting children from Uzbekistan.
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