Please note that every adoptive scenario is unique, so the requirements and fees may vary from family to family. Please call for a FREE initial consultation to receive a specific quote for your home study needs. My desire is that you will find my services to be affordable and that all fees will be discussed up front. I truly strive to have integrity in every facet of my career. I am happy to answer any questions you may have!
INITIAL or PRE-PLACEMENT ADOPTION HOME STUDY
Includes two home visits and report writing
$700 - $750
UPDATE ADOPTION HOME STUDY
The initial home study report expires one year from completion and will need to be updated if the family desires to remain eligible for adoption.
The Update home study generally includes one home visit and report writing
$400 when the initial home study was conducted by me
$500 when the initial home study report is available and was conducted by another provider
POST-PLACEMENT SUPERVISION REPORTS
Following placement of a child, 1-3 post placement visits are usually required to ensure that the child and family are adjusting well to life together. These visits typically occur in months 1, 3 and 5 after the child is placed in your home. (Note: In ICPC cases, we have to meet the requirement of the sending state as well. Some states require as frequent as monthly visits until finalization of the adoption).
$200 PER VISIT
Billed at the federal reimbursement rate for home visits outside of the Tulsa area
PREPARE-ENRICH ONLINE ASSESSMENT
This assessment measures the strengths and growth areas of marital relationships as well as preparedness for adoption. This fee is paid directly to Prepare Enrich.
$35 PER COUPLE
FBI FINGERPRINT BACKGROUND CHECK APPLICATION FEE
This fee is paid directly to DHS fingerprint processing department at the time that the application is submitted.
$50 PER APPLICANT
Occasionally, additional letters to the court or extra visits to the home are required. I will notify you of any additional fees prior to engaging in the services. When applicable, these extra services are billed at:
$50 PER HOUR
CHECK OR MONEY ORDER
Fees for initial home studies may be paid in two installments, 1/2 at the first visit and 1/2 at the second visit.
All other fees are due at the time of service.