The majority of families adopting utilize various resources to help cover the financial expenses of adoption. Below is a list of resources that families adopting through New Horizons have utilized. Please contact New Horizons Adoption Agency, Inc. for additional grants that may be available.
Description: Interest free loans
Description: They offer both grants and low cost loans for adoption completion – maximum of $10,000 (you may apply for both a grant and a loan)
Description: This program is offered through our NCAF group and families can raise up to ⅓ of their adoption costs. 3% of donations are deducted for PayPal fees.
Description: Financial Aid Information – subsidies, loans and grants
Description: Adoptive Families can talk with their accountant regarding this tax credit.
Description: Book about Financing your Adoption.
Description: Lower introductory rates on a new home equity line of credit to help families adopt.
Description: Benefits are available to military families, as well as many other federal employees. Many states offer their employees generous reimbursements – this affects state employees of all kinds – including school teachers. It does not hurt to ask!
Description: Interest free loans for Christian families
Description: You may be able to take a tax credit for qualified expenses paid to adopt an eligible child. The credit may be allowed for the adoption of a child with special needs even if you do not have any qualified expenses.
Description: Grants from $500 to $7,500
Description: Free Christian based fundraising materials
Description: Financial assistance for international adoptions
Description: Assists singles/couples
Send self-addressed envelope with 2 stamps for info
Information: (no web site)
PO Box 350
Monroe, Connecticut 06468
Description: Grants for overseas fees and expenses, Christian married couples only
612-338-7653 ext. 345
Description: Grants from $400 to $4,000, Loans also available
Description: The Adoption Grants and Loans Database with close to 90 adoption funding sources is available. Resources4adoption also provides adoption fundraising ideas, other adoption financing tools, information, resources and support.
Description: Grants (previously Shaohannah’s Hope)
Description: Many states offer a tax credit in addition to the federal tax credit. There is often an added benefit program for those who adopt children classified as “special needs.” Sometimes these subsidies can apply to international children.