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Is It Time To Panic?

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

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Further Guidance from Holt and Dillon

Clarification (9/24):  As was stated in our earlier post, Dillon will accept applicants up to 55 years of age.  Also, Dillon lists the time from application to placement as “To Be Determined”. Holt International has confirmed that the fees listed at the link below are up to date.  The adoption fee for Vietnam, which is

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Details On New Vietnam Adoption Program

As we reported on Friday, the U.S. State Department announced that adoptions with Vietnam are re-opening, on a limited basis. Vietnam’s Central Adoption Authority, the Ministry of Justice, announced that it has authorized two U.S. adoption service providers to facilitate intercountry adoptions in Vietnam:              Dillon International, Inc. Holt International Children’s Services, Inc. Effective on