Affording Adoption: Additional Resources

This information was taken directly from Child Welfare Information Gateway

Additional Resources

Child Welfare Information Gateway offers factsheets that pertain to adoption costs:

Employer-Provided Adoption Benefits

Adoption Assistance for Children Adopted From Foster Care

National Adoption Foundation offers an adoption grant, loan programs, and adoption insurance:

National Endowment for Financial Education offers an online booklet on adoption costs: “How to Make Adoption an Affordable Option”

North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC) lists State adoption subsidy profiles:

NACAC also provides information on tax credits for special needs adoption:

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Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2011). Costs of adopting. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau.