Common Abbreviations

CCAA - China Center of Adoption Affairs
Dossier - all necessary paperwork to adopt
DTC - Dossier to China
GWCA - Great Wall China Adoptions
HS - Homestudy
I800-A - Filing form for permission to adopt inter. orphan
LID - Log In Date: the date China gets our paperwork/our place in line
LOI - Letter of Intent
LSC - Letter Seeking Confirmation
SN - Special Need
PA - Pre Approval
USCIS - United Stated Citizenship and Immigration Services