See our commonly asked questions below or contact us for more information.
GWCA/Can Application: $250
Latvia Hosting Donation: $3150
*Note these costs are subject to change
The donation goes towards paying for much more than your child’s airfare, including:
- Your host child’s travel document preparation
- Background checks
- Home safety visit
- Travel to an international hub
- Medical Insurance for your child during the program
- Hague Training courses – they’re all ONLINE, so you never have to leave the comfort of your home!
Clothes for Children (Gently used are fine)
Living Expenses While Child is in Your Home
Travel for Arrival and Departure to a specific domestic airport to pickup/return child
Citizenship: One parent must be a US citizen.
Age: Generally between 27-60 years old, depending on the special needs of the child, if any.
Marital Status: Single women, single men, and married couples are generally eligible.
Criminal History: Applicants with a criminal history of child abuse, violence or domestic violence are not eligible to host.
Health: Host parents must be in good health with no major medical or psychological concerns.