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 9/3/2014


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