Fee Schedule

Fee Schedule

DOMESTIC ADOPTION FEES 

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2019

 

Domestic Adoption Home Study Fee: $3,000 (Marketing package included)

Annual Home Study Update: $350

Second Adoption Home Study: $1,500

       When adopting a 2nd Child

Birthparent Services: $1,750 (nonrefundable)

Due when matched with Birthparents


Placement Fee for ABC Adoptions: 

ABC matches Adoptive Parents and Birth Parents

        - Includes Post-Placement Visits


Sliding Scale based on annual income:

$0-$70,000 - $10,000

$70,001 to $110,000 - $12,000

$110,001 and over - $14,000  

 

- The first half of the placement fee is due within fourteen days following placement.

- Second half due prior to finalization (we are unable to release required court documents until there is a zero balance). 


Placement Fee for Identified Illinois Adoptions: $8,000

        - For placements that the Adoptive Parents find Birth Parents independently of ABC

Placement Fee for Interstate Placement: $8,000

        - Baby born in Illinois

        - Includes Interstate Compact Packet Preparation

Interstate Compact Packet Preparation for Illinois Families: (Included in home study fee)

 

Post-Placement Visits – Domestic Adoptions: $350/Each

ABC requires 3 visits in first 6 months

 

Mileage Reimbursement: $0.58/mile

        - Travel outside of Bloomington/Normal

 

Birthparent Living Expenses: Varies per client

 

Medical Expenses: Varies per client


PLEASE NOTE: All fees are subject to change without notice. If services are provided, fees are not refundable.