Honduras

Helpful Resources for Adoption from Honduras

There are numerous resources available to those who are interested in adopting from Honduras. For your convenience we have provided some of them below:

General Information about Honduras

US Department of State Country Profile
https://travel.state.gov/content/adoptionsabroad/en/country-information/learn-about-a-country/honduras.html

Honduras Embassy in Washington, D.C.
www.hondurasemb.org

US Embassy in Honduras
honduras.usembassy.gov

Honduran News — La Tribuna
www.latribuna.hn

Honduran News — El Heraldo
www.elheraldo.hn

General Country Information
www.lonelyplanet.com/honduras

CIA World Factbook
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/ho.html

General Adoption Information

Child Citizenship Act of 2000
https://travel.state.gov/content/adoptionsabroad/en/adoption-process/faqs/child-citizenship-act-of-2000.html

Universal Accreditation Act of 2012
https://travel.state.gov/content/adoptionsabroad/en/hague-convention/agency-accreditation/universal-accreditation-act-of-2012.html

U.S. Immigrant Visas Issued to Orphans
https://travel.state.gov/content/adoptionsabroad/en/us-visa-for-your-child/immigrant-visa-process.html

Dave Thomas Foundation
www.davethomasfoundation.org

Post Adoption Services
https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/f-postadoption/

Adoptive Families Magazine
www.adoptivefamilies.com

Health Related Information

Center for Disease Control (CDC)
www.cdc.gov

World Health Organization
www.who.int/en/

Adopting a Child with Special Needs
www.adoptspecialneeds.org

Hepatitis B Foundation
www.hepb.org/

Hepatitis B fact Sheet (john Hopkins)
www.hopkins-id.edu/diseases/hepatitis/hbv_faq.html

Other

Military Reimbursement
http://www.dfas.mil/militarymembers/payentitlements/adoptionreimbursement.html

Attach Child International
www.attach-china.org/

Adoption Today
www.adoptinfo.net/bonding.html

Post-Adoption Depression Syndrome
www.adopting.org/pads.html

Post Adoption Services
www.childwelfare.gov/adoption/postadoption/

Impact of Adoption on Adopted Persons
www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/f_adimpact.cfm

CDC Health Information for Travelers to Honduras
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/honduras

Currency Converter
www.xe.com/currencyconverter

US Department of State Country Travel Profile
https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country/honduras.html