Tuesday, May 3

Guidelines

As of March 15, 2011 single women can adopt a Special Focus child from China.  The following are the guidelines for said adoption:

  1. The single applicant may adopt one Special Focus child at a time, with an interval of at least a year between adoptions.
  2. Applicants must be between the ages of 30-55. If between 50 and 55, the age difference between the parent and the child being adopted must be no more than 45 years.
  3. Applicants must be healthy and without criminal record.
  4. Annual income must be $10,000 per family member, including the child to be adopted.
  5. Net assets must be a minimum of $100,000.
  6. Applicants must be experienced with child-raising or employed in a related field such as: teacher, doctor, counselor, etc. Experience with special needs children is important.
  7. Applicants can have no more than two children under 18 currently in the home. The youngest child must be over the age of 6.
  8. If the applicant has a stable relationship and lives with a male partner, the requirements of couple applicants shall be applied.
  9. The applicant shall provide her civil status certificate. As previously, unmarried applicants shall provide certification for being single and non-homosexual; divorced applicants shall provide the divorce certificate of the last marriage; and widowed applicants shall provide the death certificate of their ex-spouse.

1 comment :

  1. It's a good thing you're not a homosexual & you don't have a criminal record. Just kidding:)

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