Introduction to the Adoption Process

Adoption can be a complex legal process and a costly social process.

It can also be the answer to a couple’s prayers.

There are several types of adoptions:

  1. domestic private, through an agency or direct
  2. domestic foster care
  3. international private
  4. foreign or domestic special needs

Eachy type of adoption typically imposes different costs and expense, offers different potential tax benefits and other government support and follows a somewhat different process.

Read more in this Southgate [MI] News Herald article: Adopting a child can be a long, costly journey.