Whether you are an adoptee, an adoptive parent, a hopeful-adoptive parent, or simply have a heart for adoption, your voice is needed today. The State Department is set to enforce regulations for adoption agencies that have been on the books for years – regulations that will protect children and families from exploitation and heartache. The
There’s been a lot of buzz in the last week or so about a hike in adoption costs coming from the State Department. Some reports are claiming the new fees will cost agencies hundreds of thousands of dollars and cause some to go out of business. They also warn that people will be priced out
Voices for Vietnam Adoption Integrity is now Voices for Adoption Integrity. Why did we remove “Vietnam” from our name? In 2018, due to the changing landscape of adoption ethics and issues, our focus has shifted to educating and collaborating on relevant issues of adoption ethics and integrity worldwide rather than acutely focused on Vietnam alone.
Today on Dillon International Adoption Agency’s blog, it was announced that the first child to be adopted since the 2008 shut down will be home by the end of the year. This is the first adoption to be completed under the new Hague compliant system between the U.S. and Vietnam. According to the blog post,