financial resources

Agape Adoptions provides a FREE Personalized Adoption Finance Coaching Service with a customized adoption finance plan for our adopting families. This Service offers webinars, training videos and consultations with a coach help you create an adoption budget, and learn about fundraising, grants and more!

 According to the YAFC service,"Families that use Kelly's system of Tools to Finance Your Adoption, Grant Writing, Special Events and more, typically raise between $5,000 and $15,000 for their adoptions."

Click here to learn more about Adoption Finance Coaching Services. Once a family is accepted to Agape Adoptions, we will set you up with the Coaching Services.

A federal tax credit is available to eligible families. Visit (or look up IRS tax topic 607) to learn more. 


adoption Resources

Teen boy adopted from China

Family Support & Training

Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development TBRI Practitioner List

The Post Institute

The founders of the Post Institute are passionate about helping parents create healing from the wounds created by trauma, by providing parents an understanding of the impact of trauma and a proven effective, unique model of parenting.

Free Resources from the Child Trauma Academy  (Dr. Bruce Perry)

Show Hope Pre & Post Placement Support Resources

Attachment & Trauma Network

C.A.S.E. - Improving the lives of children who have been adopted or in foster care and their families through counseling, lifelong education, and a growing national network of trained professionals

Nurturing Attachments - a website that provides free articles and videos from Dr. Deborah Gray

Community Care (Seattle)

A children’s mental health agency that has provided care for youth and families in the Seattle area since 1997. Provides youth and family psychotherapy, behavior plan writing, one to one behavior specialists, and three seasonal special needs camps.

Empowered to Connect Conference

(Nationwide Simulcasts)

ReFresh Conference (WA)

Replanted Conference (Chicago)

Insight Conference (Indianapolis)

Medical Reviews

A  list of medical review providers around the United States

Adoption Related Organizations

National Council for Adoption

National Council For Adoption’s mission is to meet the diverse needs of children, birth parents, adopted individuals, adoptive families, and all those touched by adoption through global advocacy, education, research, legislative action, and collaboration.   

Adoptive Families digital magazine

Creating a Family - an infertility and adoption education nonprofit

Government Resources for Adoption

Quick Links for Agape Families