Female single applicants may adopt “Special Focus” children  Applicants shall have reached the age of 30 years and are under 50.  For applicants over age 50, the age difference between the child to be adopted and the applicant shall be no more than 45 years.  According to China, unmarried applicants shall provide certification for being single and non-homosexual and shall be qualified personally and socially for the care of children with special needs.