The family is responsible for payment of fees prior to initiation of services. Fees are non-refundable once the service has been initiated. Any expense from an external entity to the agency may increase fees during the process. Payment of fees does not guarantee approval for adoption.

*Checks are made payable to Triangle Adoption Services and are to be mailed to:

Triangle Adoption Services 104 S. Estes Drive Suite 301N Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Application Fee Home Study Services (for all new clients) $125
Domestic Infant Home Study Fee $1,475
Surcharge for Expedited Home Study (completion 1 week after second interview) $385
Step-Parent / Kinship Adoption Home Study and Report to Court $750
Post-placement Visit and Reports $375 / $300 / $275 subsequent reports
Home Study Annual Update for Current Client $575 (Routine Annual) up to $675
Homestudy Update for previous Client/2nd Adoption $1,100
Court Reports for Adoption $275 per report
Amendments to Finalized Home Study

(based on extensiveness of changes)

Additional copies of Home Study (After intital distribution) $35 plus postage
Additional or Extensive Case Management (above and beyond routine administrative tasks ) $55/ hour
**Mileage: .58 / mile
Travel time: $25/hour **Inquire with office about proximity of your location to social worker*** We have social workers throughout state