There are many webinars and online training where adoptive families can receive the required adoption training for their home study.


There are many adoption grant organizations that help families fund their adoption costs. We have listed several that we are familiar with, but we encourage you to research other grant organizations as well. Some of these grants are specific to country or type of adoption.

Grant Organizations 

To apply for grants your home study must be completed and a copy must be sent as part of your grant application.

Loan Organizations

Federal Adoption Tax Credit

Most families qualify to take a tax refund for qualifying expenses paid to adopt an eligible child. The adoption credit is an amount that you subtract from your tax liability. For more information please visit the IRS Website and download the IRS publication – Adoption Tax Benefits.