Hong Kong S.A.R. Adoption Program

Dillon International was approved to place children from Hong Kong S.A.R. with U.S. families in 2009. Dillon International has been chosen to partner with Mother’s Choice to help find families for children with special needs and older children from Hong Kong S.A.R. Founded in 1987, Mother’s Choice is a loving organization providing crisis pregnancy counseling, foster care, group home care, and specialized daycare for children. Mother’s Choice has its own adoption team that works closely with its partner adoption agencies in the United States and the Social Welfare Department in Hong Kong S.A.R.
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Currently we have children who have been identified as being available for international adoption.

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When deciding if adoption is right for your family, we understand there are a lot of questions.  Schedule a time to talk to one of our adoption professionals.


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Country Comparison


We understand that trying to choose a program that best fits your family can be overwhelming.  We have created a country comparison chart to help you see all the programs at one time.  We also have the option to start the adoption program without selecting a country program.  

Frequently asked questions

Who are the children available for adoption?

• Boys and girls from 18 months to 16 years old at time of placement.
• Children with complex needs who may require lifelong care and/or surpevision.
• Children with moderate to significant medical and/or developmental needs.
• Older school-age children and teens with no identified medical needs
• Sibling groups are sometimes available.

Can I select my child's gender?

Yes! Families may select gender preference for their child. Due to a greater preference for girls, families open to a boy will usually be matched with a child faster.

Can single applicants adopt?

Yes! Hong Kong allows for single women and men to adopt on a case by case basis.

What are the family requirements to adopt from Hong Kong S.A.R.?

Parents’ Ages

  • 25–55 years of age for married couples
  • 25-55 for single women and men (considered on a case-by-case basis)
  • No more than 50 years age difference between younger parent and child
Length of Marriage
  • At least 2.5 years for first marriage
  • At least 4.5 years is preferred if second marriage for either spouse
Children in FAmily Prior to Adoption
  • No more than 5 children. Larger families will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
  • All 50 states
Psychological Evaluation
  • Not required unless clinically indicated
  • Minimum annual income of $30,000
  • Two adults (one parent) must travel for one trip of 5-7 days.
  • Strongly preferred that both parents travel.

What does a typical Hong Kong S.A.R. program adoption timeline look like?

Estimated timeframes are based on Dillon's current experience and can change during the process.

  • Application: 2-3 months
  • Home study: 2-3 months
  • USCIS and dossier: 2-3 months
  • Referral: 3-15+ months
  • Child’s arrival: 4-6 months
  • Total timeframe: 13-30+ months