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A child who is below 15 years of age and is in the legal custody of the Department of Social Work and Services (DSWD) may be adopted under the inter-country adoption law. Prospective adopters may contact:

The Inter-Country Adoption Board
Department of Social Welfare and Development
6th Floor Sinagoga Bldg.
Sinagoga St., Malate, Manila
Tel. Nos. : (632) 525-1375; (632) 524-1243;
Fax : (632) 524-1425
Website: www.dswd.gov.ph

Northeast US residents may also contact any of the following DSWD-accredited, non-profit adoption agencies:

CONNECTICUT
International Alliance for Children
23 South Main Street
New Milford, Connecticut 06776
(Mrs. Jan Mabasa)
     DELAWARE
Welcome House
P.O. Box 1079
Hockessin, Delaware 19707
tel: 301-239-2102
     MAINE
Christian Adoption Services
624 Matthews, Minthill Road, Suite 134
Matthews, N. Carolina 28105
(Mr. James M. Woodward)
tel: 704-847-0038
PENNSYLVANIA
Welcome House Adoption Agency
P.O. Box 836
Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901
(Mr. Raymond Naylor)
MASSACHUSETTS
Wide Horizons for Children, Inc.
282 Moody Street
Waltham, Massachusetts 02154
(Mrs. Marylou Eshelman, LCSW)
NEW JERSEY
Holt International Children's Service
P.O. Box 7608
West Trenton, NJ 08628
(Ms. Patricia Keltie, ACSW)
609-882-4972
NEW YORK
International Social Service
American Branch, Inc.
95 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10016
(Mrs. Lemina C. Cashel, MSW)