Home Study Service Fees

Adoption Home Study Fees

Home Study Fees for Domestic Infant Adoption

  1. Domestic Adoption Home Study Application Fee- Due at time of application approval- $650
  2. Domestic Home Study Fee- Due at time of submission of home study documents- $1,150
  3. Administrative Fee – Due at time of application approval- $100
  4. Domestic Infant Adoption Training Fee- Due at the time of enrollment- $135-$450
  5. Domestic Infant Adoption Post Placement Reports- Due just prior to placement of a child (minimum of 3 reports required)- $1,050+
  6. Domestic Infant Adoption Home Study Update- Due at submission of all update documents- $775

Home Study Fees for International Adoption

  1. International Adoption Home Study Application Fee- Due at time of application approval- $850
  2. International Adoption Home Study Fee- Due at time of submission of home study documents- $1,400
  3. International Adoption Training Fee- Due at the time of enrollment- $300-$500
  4. International Adoption Post Placement Reports- Due once home study is approved (minimum of one reports required)- $350/each
  5. 5. International Adoption Home Study Update- Due at submission of all update documents- $775

Foster Care Adoption Home Studies

  1. Foster Care Adoption Home Study Application Fee- Due at time of application approval- $650
  2. Foster Care Adoption Home Study Fee- Due at time of submission of home study documents- $1,150
  3. Foster Care Adoption Training Fee- Due at the time of enrollment- $370
  4. Foster Care Adoption Post Placement Reports- Due prior to post-placement visits (monthly reports required until finalization)- $350/each
  5. Foster Care Adoption Home Study Update- Due at submission of all update documents- $775
  6. Foster Care Adoption Child Specific Addendum- Due at the time of an official match with a child- $125

Expedited Adoption Home Study Fees (Approved on a case-by-case basis)

  1. Expedited Initial Adoption Home Study Fee- due in full at the time of application approval- $1,100 (in addition to initial home study fee)
  2. Expedited Adoption Home Study Update Fee- due in full at the time of application approval- $200 (in addition to the home study update fee)
  3. Expedited Subsequent Placement Adoption Home Study Fee- due in full at the time of application approval- $250 (in addition to subsequent placement home study fee)
  4. Home Study Conversion Fees

    1. Domestic Adoption Home Study Conversion- application fee due at time of application approval, balance due at time of document submission- $1,500
    2. International Adoption Home Study Conversion- application fee due at time of application approval, balance due at time of document submission- $1,700
    3. Expedited Adoption Home Study Conversion- expedited adoption home study conversions are approved on a case-by-case basis. Fees are assessed once applications are approved.

    Additional Fees May Include:

    • Fees paid to outside organizations for fingerprinting and clearances, fees to obtain records required by your jurisdiction, and fees paid to your physician to obtain medical records.
    • For a complete listing of Adoptions Together’s Fees and Services, please view our 2019 Fee Schedule.