Kenya Cost

APPLICATION AND DOSSIER BUILDING
Application
$350
1st Installment of Program Fee
$2,000
$1,200 - $2,500
Hague Training
$140 - $200
Home Study Travel Fees (could include mileage, etc - based on current federal mileage rates)
$0 - $200
Documents/Background Checks/Passports
$50 - $300
USCIS I-800A & Fingerprinting (2 adults)
$890
Notarization & Authentication
$1,500 - $2,000
DOSSIER SUBMISSION & WAITING
2nd Installment of Program Fee
$2,000
Post Adoption Report Deposit
Refunded in increments when reports are completed in time
$3,000
1st Installment of International Program Fee
$2,500
Additional Training Fees (courses determined by social worker)
$70 - $150
REFERRAL & TRAVEL
3rd Installment of Program Fee
$2,000
Post Adoption Administrative Fee
$950
2nd Installment of International Program Fee
$2,500
International Specialist Consultation
$100 - $500
Airfare (2 adults; prices vary by season and location)
$1,500 - $2,600
Visas (2 adults)
$100
In-Country Expenses
Based on average of 6-12 month stay and average living expenses of $1,000 - $1,500 per month.
$6,000 - $18,000
In-Country Child Paperwork
Medical exam, vaccinations, visa/Embassy fee. 1 child.
$200 - $494
POST ADOPTION
Post Adoption Report Fees (paid per visit; varies by state)
$3,500 - $6,300
Post Adoption Visit Travel Fees
$0 - $1,000
Post Adoption Report Refund
Refunded in installments as, and only if, each report is returned on time.
($3,000)
TOTAL
$27,455 - $46,439
OPTIONAL EXPENSES
Re-Adoption
$300 - $1,000




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

Last Updated 9/20/2014


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