Links to interesting and informative sites
US embassies and consulates worldwide
This organization financially helps adopting couples with expenses for
an international adoption.
Child Abuse History Clearance Form and PA State Police Request for Criminal Record Check Form for PA residents
FBI Clearance Information
Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services
Obtain all INS forms. You can download the I-600A (Application for Advance Processing of Orphan Petition) which will get you started.
Travel Warnings and Consular information sheets
Complete text on the Intercountry Adoption Act of 2000
To obtain certified copies of birth, death, marriage and divorce certificates.
This site provides all the telephone numbers to the Bureaus of Vital Statistics
in every state. You can also order online which might be easier and faster.
Adoptions Forever Home Studies
509 Strathmore Road Havertown, Pa. 19083