To ensure compliance with international adoption laws and standards, including PRC regulations on dissemination of childrens’ personal data, this site is password protected and membership is required to view any information on waiting children.  All requests for new memberships will be reviewed by a volunteer in 24-36 hours.  Once you request membership, please check your junk mail folder in case our reply is delivered there.

When your membership is approved you will have full access to this site, including pictures and information on waiting children.  You will also receive a weekly mailing that will include new profiles added, recent site statistics, blog posts of interest, and any password changes. As part of your membership to Red Thread Advocates, you understand and agree that a child’s information shall not be copied or disseminated in any format from this site.  Advocates have the obligation to remove members for fraudulent behavior, including but not limited to downloading pictures and sharing in public forums (including any closed or secret social media forums) or disseminating identifying information about a child in any form.  If you are interested in communicating with an advocate directly, please add this information in the additional comments section below.