Domestic Home Study Services

Domestic Home Study Only Program

All Illinois families are required to obtain a home study from an Illinois licensed child welfare agency. Adoption Center of Illinois provides home study services for Illinois prospective adoptive parents who are working with other placing resources (agencies, consultants, or attorneys).

ACI’s all-inclusive Phase I fee includes the following:

  • Initial Application Interview
  • Orientation
  • Home Study
  • Adoption Education/Training
  • Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children (ICPC)
  • Up to five post-placement/adoption reports for one child
  • Court report if required for an adoption finalization

Please call 773-334-2300 if you have specific questions about our Domestic Home Study Services program. We would be happy to speak with you. 

The first step is to return the application with the Phase I fee. You can view fees and download an Application on our Documents page.