“Welcome Home” is a program developed by ICA with the purpose of providing permanency in a family of orphans worldwide. We have developed two programs: Welcome Home International and Welcome Home USA. [Learn More …]
Foster Care to Adopt
Children in foster care are often eligible for adoption because all efforts to reunite the child into a safe and secure relative home was not successful and adoption was of their best interest. [Learn More…]
We have adoption programs in many countries and work with in-country specialists who speak both English and the local language. Our experienced ICA adoption team is ready to assist you in your adoption journey. [Learn More…]
Domestic adoption in the United States refers to the placement of U.S.-born infants or children for adoption by their birth parents, who legally consent to the adoption with an adoptive family of their choosing. [Learn More…]
Children’s Aid (ICA)
Institute for Children’s Aid (ICA) began in 1990 with its principle office in California. ICA was built on the foundation of Hospitality and Sanctuary seeking to be a voice for those who cannot speak for themselves – believing that all life is sacred. [Learn More…]
Your home can provide a safe and loving sanctuary for children in many different situations, including: Unaccompanied Minors, Undocumented Minors, Abused and Neglected Children, Disrupted Adoptive or Foster Placements, and Teens coping with many challenging issues. [Learn More…]
If you've ever considered adoption, join us for an informational meeting tomorrow evening (4/12) at 6 p.m at our office. Learn more about our many programs, as well as our upcoming Welcome Home program.
If you have any questions, call Julie or Laura at (951) 695-3336. ... See MoreSee Less
Did you know that as of October 1, 2015, there were 66,316 California children living in foster care?
Help us be a solution for these precious children. If you've ever considered adoption, Welcome Home USA may be the program for you! We are currently looking for families to host children in Riverside County foster care this summer.
Join us on April 12th for an informational meeting. Contact Julie or Laura at (951) 695-3336 to let them know if you can attend. ... See MoreSee Less
Welcome Home USA is coming! This opportunity allows you to host kids from Riverside county in your home. Mark your calendars for our April 12th information meeting. More than 7,000 families in the United States adopted last year. Let's increase that number this year!
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PUBLIC COMMENT OPPORTUNITY The Council on Accreditation (COA), a national accrediting entity designated by the US Department of State to provide Hague Accreditation and Approval, invites the public to provide comment on intercountry adoption service providers seeking Hague Accreditation, Approval or Renewal. You are invited to provide comments through COA’s website at: http://coanet.org/accreditation/hague-accreditation-and-approval/public-comment/