Home » International Adoption » Is International Adoption Right for You? Is International Adoption Right for You? As you begin to consider adoption as hopeful parents, one of the first decisions you will have to make is whether to adopt in the United States or from another country. Domestic adoption and international adoption are both viable paths to growing your family, but they have many differences when it comes to costs, rules and regulations, travel, and available children. Choosing where to adopt will ultimately depend on your individual adoption needs. The articles contained in this section will help you learn everything you need to know about international adoption before you decide if it’s the best option for you.