Revised January, 2016
$300 application fee
$2,000 agreement and document fee (review/counsel)
$4,660 dossier fee (includes information, assistance, preparation, presentation and translation of dossier)
$500 humanitarian aid
Includes: translation, liaison with government and agency authorities, social services, development fee, facilitation, adoption, travel coordination, post adoption processing.
Includes final adoption paperwork, travel preparation & coordination of your trip. Sibling fee (If adopting more than one child, referral fee is double)
$17,210 Approximate Cost of Adoption not including travel
$2,400+ Airfare – US to Colombia and return (coach fare)
$200 Inside country travel (per person one way)
$4,400 Hotel (room and board for 4 weeks, exit taxes, taxis)
$600 Child’s documentation (visa, passport, medical, etc.) Approximate per child.
$100 – $1,000 Airfare for child will vary depending on the age
$24,910-$25,810 Approximate Cost of Adoption for 2 adults adopting an infant under 2.
Other costs will include:
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* FEES WILL BE PAYABLE ONLY AS SERVICES ARE RENDERED WITH THE EXCEPTION OF POST ADOPTION FEES.
* NO FEES ARE REFUNDABLE AFTER SERVICES ARE RENDERED.
* PLEASE NOTE: THESE ARE APPROXIMATE EXPENSES FOR A COUPLE TRAVELING TOGETHER TO COLOMBIA TO ADOPT ONE CHILD. GOVERNMENT FEES AND NON-CHILDREN’S HOPE FEES CAN VARY CONSIDERABLY DEPENDING ON YOUR STATE.
Children’s Hope International fees are good for one year from the date you sign your application. Children’s Hope International has no control over other organizations’ fees (USCIS, Non CHI Home Study Agency)