International adoption agencies usually help with the adoption of children with a different nationality than that of the parent and play the role of mediator between parents and children. Most agencies services include all information that is required before and during approval of the adoption program. These services include counseling for adoption, and preparation for children and parents to get used to each other, submission, translation assistance, immigration assistance and support for the final recommendation.
There are many NGOs based in the USA that offer international authorization for countries such as Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Bulgaria. They provide support to parents helping them adopt a child.
Adoption Services International, Inc. is a also an NGO working for orphaned children in different parts of the world. Their employees are an experienced team and interestingly, most employees are also adoptive parents. Services within this organization there are seminars and courses for parents prior to the establishment, development and maintenance of the study at home, it helps parents and children from different backgrounds to deal with emotional and structural changes helping families to balance out their lives after adoption.
With a staff that has a whopping 20 years of experience in international adoptions, the adoption and Services (IAS) for the adoption of programs in countries such as Ukraine, Russia, China and Guatemala. Headquartered in Minnesota in the United States, it helps the parents before the adoption and as well as after it, by providing advice for parents and children, “the request for an opinion,” and the translation of documents to help and immigration.