Intercountry Adoption Contacts

Contact Us

The Office of Children’s Issues is available to answer your questions regarding Intercountry Adoptions during regular business hours (8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET).

By Email

Questions regarding Intercountry Adoptions:
Adoption@state.gov

The Office of Children’s Issues prefers receiving and responding to inquiries by e-mail. In general, questions submitted by e-mail will receive a response within 3 business days or on the same day if marked as urgent.

By Phone

1-888-407-4747 (from the U.S. and Canada)
+ 1 202-501-4444 (from outside the United States)

By Mail

United States Department of State
CA/OCS/CI
2201 C. St., NW
SA-17; 9th Floor
Washington, DC 20522-1709

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