Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the case of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.- Isaiah 1:17


Emotional Support

1:17 Center for Global Adoption provides the following resources for families adoption:

  • Post-Placement Counseling
  • Adoption Support Group
  • Community Programs

Financial Support

1:17 Scholarships

Ask us about scholarships we have available. We have families who may want to contribute to your adoption.

Employer Adoption Benefits

Ask your employer to engage in adoption benefits. Click here to learn more.


Information for Adoptive Families

Apply for Loans and Grants


Personal Fundraising

Domestic Adoption

International Adoption

A domestic adoption can occur in many different ways. Some adoptive parents work directly with their birthparents, others are assisted by a child placing agency and some adopt as stepparents, guardians and relatives. The 1:17 Center for Global Adoption can assist you in each of these possibilities.

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International Adoption

Domestic Adoption

There are millions of orphan children throughout the world. Each of these children are in need of a loving family and home. The requirements for adopting vary greatly by country. As a Hague accredited child placing agency, the 1:17 Center for Global Adoption can assist you in all issues related to international adoption.

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