Required Documents for completing the Home Study
What documents are required to complete an adoptive home study?
_ *Application and Service Agreement
*Birth Certificates on adoptive applicants and children (a clear copy is acceptable)
__ *Marriage Certificate (a clear copy is acceptable)
__ *Divorce Decree if applicable (a clear copy is acceptable)
__ *Income Verification first 2 pages of most current IRS form 1040
__ *2 Months of Bank Statements
__ *Proof of Health Insurance
__ *Budget Worksheet (included in packet)
__ *Medical form completed for every person, including children, living in home
__ *Criminal background checks for those persons over 18 in the home
__ *Five letters of references sent directly to Triangle Adoption Services
*“Responsible Individuals” form completed and signed by applicant
Additional documentation may be required depending on your placement agency requirements. We work closing with your placement agency and attorney to ensure your home study will satisfy their requirements.