We make adoption as affordable as possible for our families. The agency application fee is $300. The Home Study fee is $1,400 for domestic adoptions and $1,550 for international or Hague Convention adoptions; if your country of adoption has additional requirements, such as an extra visit for China or extra agency documentation, there is an additional fee of $200. The Post Placement Report fee for international adoption is $350 for one child and $400 for two children; for domestic adoption it is $325.
International adoption fees vary, country to country. The agency international adoption administration fee is $3,500 for all countries. The case management and foreign facilitation fees vary, depending upon the country. Estimates for third party expenses and travel costs vary with countries, as well. These are all outlines in ICF’s adoption program guides, which you can link to and download from each program page.
We can also email the program guides along with a sample adoption agreement for international or domestic adoption. Prospective clients of the agency are advised of their right to receive a copy of the Agency fee policy per Arizona Administrative Code R6-5-7030(B). ICF is committed to reasonable and transparent fees.
Agency Service Fee Time of Payment Is fee refundable?
Application Fee $300 Paid with Application Nonrefundable
Home Study Fee (if ICF is preparing Home Study) $1,400 domestic adoption; $1,550 for international or Hague Convention Home Study; additional $200 for extra visit as required by China or extra documentation as required by Russia Paid with Home Study Agreement Nonrefundable
Agency International Adoption Administration Fee $3,500 Paid with International Adoption Agreement Nonrefundable
Agency Case Management Fee Varies with Country of Adoption Paid upon starting Dossier Nonrefundable
Agency Foreign Representative Facilitation Fee Varies with Country of Adoption Paid in 2-3 installments depending upon Country Nonrefundable
Travel & Third Party Costs Varies with Country of Adoption; airlines, lodging, in-country transport, etc. Paid to Third Party Vendors Nonrefundable
Domestic Adoption Placement fee $14,500 + profile registration, birthparent counseling, birthparent living expenses, and other costs as outlined in the adoption agreement Please visit ABC Infant Adoption for details ABC Adoption Non refundable except as indicated in adoption agreement
Domestic Adoption Information
We provide complete domestic adoption services. We’ve nicknamed the domestic adoption program “ABC” and we try to make the process as affordable, transparent, informative and compassionate as possible. Families may utilize all or part of the domestic adoption services, and we are happy to work in conjunction with other placement agencies. For more information about ICF’s domestic adoption program, please visit http://abcadoptionhelp.org