Have you ever wondered what it would be like to adopt a child? Videos on social media report all the time about children and the surprising reveal of their finalised adoption to a new family. However, this doesn’t always occur. It takes approximately 3 years for a child to be finalised for an adoption. Because it doesn’t happen often enough, Adoption day is a day created to bring awareness of these facts. So, let’s now learn about Adoption Day and how it helps children all over the United States find new families.

About adoption in South Africa 

If you are looking to adopt a child in South Africa, you must approach an adoption agency which will screen you and help you look for a child who is available for adoption.

You can only apply for national adoption if you are a South African citizen residing in South Africa and you want to adopt a South African child.


How to celebrate Adoption Day

To celebrate this holiday, you can start by spreading awareness of adoption through social media, by using the hashtag #NationalAdoptionDay. Or, if you’re really thinking hard, consider the option to adopt a child, and weigh the pros and cons of having one. Taking in a child is a life-changing choice, and it shouldn’t be taken lightly. If you do feel that you and your family are ready for this choice, contact your local adoption agency and get a consultation from their representatives. In the end, if you do consider this choice, it could make a child’s life truly amazing.