Independent topical source of current affairs, opinion and issues, featuring stories making news in Canada from immigrants, newcomers, minorities & ethnic communities' point of view and interests.

Adoption Application: Canadian Immigration and Family

adoption application: We found out about Opal in August of last year and have been doing the paper chase for her until now, said Georgina Walker from a hotel room in New Delhi, India, according to CTV. We applied for citizenship in January. The family had been looking to adopt for nearly three years and, in the summer of 2016, they fell for a little girl from Bhopal, India. Walker says Indian officials did not object to the adoption application but the family's dealings with Canadian Immigration were frustrating from the get-go. They said Yeah, sorry. After seeking an update from Canadian Immigration on Opal's citizenship application, officials told the family there had been an error. ( As reported in the news.