Brazil Cost

APPLICATION & DOSSIER BUILDING
Application
$350
1st Installment of Program Fee
$2,200
$1,200 - $2,500
Home Study Visit Travel Fees
  (could include mileage, etc. based on current federal mileage rates)
$0 - $200
Adoptive Parent Training (2 adults)
$140 - $200
Documents/Background Checks/Passports
(varies by state and number of states previously lived in)
$50 - $300
USCIS I-800A & Fingerprinting Fee (2 adults)
$890
Notarization & Authentication
$400 - $500
Psychological Evaluation (2 adults)
$0 - $1,000
DOSSIER SUBMISSION & WAITING
2nd Installment of Program Fee
$2,000
Post Adoption Report Deposit (1 child)
$2,000
Dossier Service & Translation
$2,600
REFERRAL & TRAVEL
International Specialist Consultation
$100 - $400
3rd Installment of Program Fee
$2,000
International Program Fee
$7,000 - $9,500
Post Adoption Administrative Fee
$750
Airfare (2 adults; prices will vary by season and location)
$1,550 - $2,600
Airfare (1 child; prices will vary by season, location and ticket)
$900
Visas (2 adults)
$320
Visa/Embassy Fee (1 child)
$325
In-Country Travel Expenses
$4,000 - $5,500
Referral Translation Fee
$400
POST ADOPTION
Post Adoption Visits (varies by state)
$800 - $1,600
Post Adoption Visit Travel Fees
(varies by state and location from social worker)
$0 - $400
Post Adoption Report Refund
(refunded in installments as, and only if, each report is returned on time)
($2,000)
Other Costs
(include doctor visits and related co-pays, social security card, passport cost, postage, long distance phone calls)
$0 - $1,000
TOTAL
$27,430 - $37,890
OPTIONAL EXPENSES
Re-Adoption
(highly recommended; state dependent)
$0 - $750


Fees are based on an average amount required. Fees may be subject to change without notice.

See our Financing Adoption page for resources to fund your adoption.

Last Updated 11/25/2014


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