Fee Schedule

DOMESTIC ADOPTION FEES

Application Fee: $200
Due at the time paperwork is submitted
Domestic Adoption Home Study Fee: $1,800
Due at the Home Study visit
Domestic Adoption Home Study Update: $200
Completed annually for Foster Care License
Second Adoption Home Study: $1,200
Adopting a 2nd Child
Birthparent Services:Due when matched with Birthparents

Placement Fee for ABC Adoptions:

 $1,200
ABC matches Adoptive Parents and Birth Parents
Includes Post-Placement Visits
Sliding Scale based on annual income:
Less than $35,000 $5,000
$35,001 to $50,000 $6,500
$50,001 to $80,000 $8,000
$80,001 to $110,000 $10,000
$110,001 and over $12,000
-First half of placement fee due at placement
-Second half due before 6 month finalization
Placement Fee for Identified Illinois Adoptions: $1,800
For placements that the Adoptive Parents find Birth Parents independently of ABC – Due at placement
Placement Fee for Interstate Placement: $3,500
Baby born in Illinois
Includes Interstate Compact Packet Preparation
Post-Placement Visits – Domestic Adoptions: $225/Each
ABC requires 3 visits in first 6 months
Mileage Reimbursement: $0.40-0.50/mile
Travel outside of Bloomington/Normal
Birthparent Living Expenses: Varies per client
Medical Expenses: Varies per client
Generally covered by Illinois medical card

 

INTERNATIONAL ADOPTION FEES

Application Fee: $200
Due at the time paperwork is submitted
International Adoption Home Study Fee: $2,000
Due at the Home Study visit
International Adoption Home Study Update: $250
Completed annually for Foster Care License
Second Adoption Home Study: $1,200
Adopting a 2nd Child
Post-Placement Visits – International Adoptions: $250/Each Visit
Illinois requires a 30 day visit
Additional visits vary by country requirements
Post-Placement Visits – 2 Children $350/Each Visit
Mileage Reimbursement: $0.40-0.50/mile
Travel outside of Bloomington/Normal

 

PLEASE NOTE: ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. IF SERVICES ARE PROVIDED, FEES ARE GENERALLY NOT REFUNDABLE.