Uganda

Helpful Resources for Adoption from Uganda

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 Uganda

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

Uganda Embassy in Washington, D.C.
http://www.ugandaembassy.com

US Embassy in Uganda
http://kampala.usembassy.gov

General Country Information
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uganda

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

Adoption Today
www.adoptinfo.net/bonding.html

Attach
www.attach.org/

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

Currency Converter
www.xe.com/currencyconverter

CDC Health Information for Travellers
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/uganda

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