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Vietnam Adoption Stories

Adoptive parents share the emotions and events of of their adoptions from Vietnam in these articles.

Adopting an Older Child from Vietnam: Yes!
Steven Murray describes the adoption of his daughter from Vietnam when she was three years old.

Our Journey to Adopt Maggie from Vietnam
"Our journey to our daughter Maggie was a journey in many ways. It involved two long journeys over the Pacific Ocean for me, and a giant journey of faith for our entire family." (Erin Henderson)

Vietnam Adoption - Five Weeks in Vietnam
Marea Jenness shares her adoption story and tour around Vietnam, as she visits Hanoi, HCMC, Dalat, Nha Trang.

Emily's Vietnam Adoption
Letters back home share an adoption journey to Ho Chi Minh City and Vung Tau, Vietnam. (Jennifer Baldwin)

A British Family is United by Adoption with their Vietnamese Son
An English family from Yorkshire adopts a young boy from Vietnam in this personal Vietnam adoption story. (Maxine Caswell)

When An Adoption Falls Through
This article provides a look at the emotions involved when your referral fails. (Karen Ledbetter)

Phoebe's Vietnam Adoption
Nancy Jessup shares the story of her adoption from Vietnam, plus a touching update.

A Final Farewell in Vietnam
In Vietnam, a baby's orphanage caregiver makes a special trip to the hotel to say good-bye. (Christine Rhyner)

Our Adoption Trip to Ho Chi Minh City
The first of two trips to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam for the adoption of a baby boy. (Lisa Clarkson)

Our Adoption of a Child with a Cleft Palate
Personal story of the adoption of child with cleft palate from Vietnam. (Lois Fraser)

Journey for Jacson
Laurie Davis shares her adoption of 18 month old Jacson.

Journal for Ashley
Excerpts from Claire Croker's adoption journal.

An Australian Family is United With Their Vietnamese Daughter
Amanda Buckley shares her adoption story.

Adopting Abby from Danang Vietnam
A fifteen month old toddler settles into her new family. (Cindi Sitz-Davanzo)

Our Three Year Old Daughter Joins Us from Vietnam
Marjorie Hershey shares her adoption story.

A Canadian Adoption Story
Karen Couture shares the story of her first adoption from Vietnam.

Vietnam to Canada - Our Second Adoption
The story of Karen Couture's second adoption from Vietnam.

Three Years After Our Adoption From HCMC Vietnam
"This journey wasn't what I planned; It turned out it was even better." (Jan Curtis)

Adopting Two Babies
Peggy Knudson describes her joyous trip to Vietnam when she adopts two babies.

On Choosing VietNam for Adoption
Caroline Daniel shares how adoption changed her view of Vietnam, as an American who grew up in the shadow of the war

Mandy's Vietnam Adoption Story
Laurie O'Neill's comprehensive description of her adoption journey.

A Little Bird told Me
A single mother, Carrie Daniel shares her inspirations and hopes as she adopted her second daughter from Vietnam.

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