Primary Provider Adoption Fees

Agency Fees

Expense Adoption Paid to New Beginnings

DescriptionDue atFee TypeAmount ($)
Application (AFP-IC)Submission of AFP-ICUS Expenses350
Preliminary Document ReviewAdoption Service AgreementUS Expenses600
New Beginnings’ Fee, 1st partAdoption Service AgreementUS Expenses3,400
CEAS Fee, per childAdoption Service AgreementUS Expenses815
New Beginnings’ Fee, 2nd partHome Study ApprovalUS Expenses5,500
New Beginnings’ Fee, 3rd partI-600 ApprovalUS Expenses2,000


Total Adoption Fees Paid to New Beginnings12,665


Non-Routine Services When billed to be Paid to New Beginnings

DescriptionDue atFee TypeAmount ($)
Additional Services for I-600When BilledUS Expenses0 – 1,500
Sibling, each additional childHome Study ApprovalUS Expenses1,000
Multiple Document Requests or need for Foreign Supervies Provider(s)When BilledUS Expenses0 – 1,500


Total Adoption Fees Paid to New Beginnings22,865

Social Services done by NB for families living in our service area of NY, NJ, PA, or FL.

DescriptionDue atFee TypeAmount ($)
Home StudyAdoption Service AgreementHome Study1,700
Post-Adoption, four reportsSubmission of EPPost-Adoption Reports1,700
Transportation home visitWhen BilledMileage/Travel62¢/mile

Social Services for families outside our service area. Fees paid to Local Adoption agency.

DescriptionDue atFee TypeAmount ($)
Home StudyWhen BilledHome Study1,500 to 3,000
Post-AdoptionBefore travelPost-Adoption Reports1,800 to 3,000
Supervision of ServicesAdoption Service AgreementHome Study/Post Placement500/300


Total Social Services, Home Study, and Post-Adoption Fees4,100 to 6,800


Third-Party Expenses

DescriptionDue atPaid toAmount ($)
USCIS, I-600A filing feeHome Study ApprovalHomeland Security775
FingerprintsHome Study ApprovalHomeland Security85 per person
N-600 (citizenship application)After finalizationHomeland Security1,170
Parent Education WorkshopsHome Study ProcessAdoption Learning Partner150 to 600
I-600 filing feeAfter kafalaHomeland Security325
Pre-Adoption Medical ReviewReferralMedical Review of Referral250 to 600
Adoption FinalizationPost-AdoptionAttorney’s Office700 to 2,500


Total Third-Part Expenses3,540 to 5,840

Travel and Overseas

DescriptionDue atPaid toAmount ($)
Travel and OverseasAcceptance and TravelService Providers3,750 to 8,700


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