Adoption Agencies and Information for Taiwan
Our Agency, Adoption Services, Inc. can help you with a domestic adoption, but we are no longer doing international adoptions due to problems that can occur in any international adoption. We are a fully licensed non-profit adoption agency that helps birth parents and families living in any state in the U.S. and we can also help U.S. citizens living in any foreign country. Since our founding in 1985, we have worked with thousands of birth parents and adopting families from all over the world and our overall satisfaction rating is excellent. We are committed to putting your needs first and to helping you in every way possible. Feel free to contact us or call (toll-free 1(800)943-0400) if you have any questions or if you want our guidance or help. All calls are confidential and there is never any obligation or cost to you for our help.
Regarding adoptions from this foreign country:
The United States does not have formal diplomatic relations with Taiwan. Most adoptions are processed through local orphanages identified by U.S. or other foreign-based adoption agencies.
Recent U.S. immigrant visa statistics reflect the following pattern for visa issuance to Taiwanese orphans:
Fiscal Year Number of Immigrant Visas Issued:
FY 2006 187
FY 2005 138
FY 2004 107
FY 2003 104
FY 2002 48
ADOPTION AUTHORITY IN TAIWAN:
Children’s Bureau (Er Tong Ju), Ministry of Interior
7F, No. 503 Li-Ming Road, Section 2
Nantun, Taichung 408, Taiwan
For more information about adoption from this country and about adoption agencies that can assist you, please visit the websites below. Prospective adoptive parents are advised to fully research any of the adoption agencies they plan to use for adoption services.
Taiwan: Additional Adoption Agencies and Contact Information
The Joint Council for International Children’s Services (JCICS) is one of the oldest and largest membership associations of licensed non-profit international adoption agencies. All of the above adoption agencies are listed as members of JCICS.