Solomon Family Solutions
Adoption Home Studies

Adoption Home Studies

“Where you go, I will go…your people, will be my people.”

Ruth 1:16

Thank you for considering Solomon Family Solutions to assist you with your adoption home study needs.
We are a Licensed TN Child Placement Agency and offer this service on a sliding scale based upon the client’s gross household income.  
Adoption home studies are completed as expeditiously as possible (~ 2 to 6 months). 
If expedited service is required (i.e., less than 2 weeks) please notify us immediately. Additional fees may apply.
Direct all questions or concerns regarding adoptions to Andrea Chase via email andrea@solomonfamilysolutions.com or text 423-599-9968
We feel so blessed to be a part of this special journey and truly look forward to having an opportunity to get to know you and your family. 

STEPS TO BEGIN

1. To begin this process, please fill out and submit our adoption home study application (see link below that will take you to a Google Form). 

2. Once the application is received by our office, a case manager will contact you via email.  If you submitted your application and have not yet received an email from a case manger within 24-48 hours, please email Andrea Chase, our Supervising Child Placement Manager at andrea@solomonfamilysolutions.com to verify that we received your application. 

3. An invoice via PayPal may be emailed to you after we receive your application, or you are welcome to remit payment online via solomonfamilysolutions.org – Make A Payment.  A minimum 25% of your total adoption fee is due to start the adoption home study process.  If opting to make the minimum payment, please plan on making payments at least once a month until paid in full.  Preliminary approvals and final approvals require that the adoption home study fee is paid in full.  Household Annual income is based upon your current income as of the day of your application and will be verified during the adoption home study investigation via pay stubs, bank statements, and/or federal tax returns.

THE FOLLOWING FEES ARE ONLY FOR FAMILIES RESIDING IN:
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 10 – BRADLEY, POLK, MCMINN, & MONROE COUNTIES
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 11 – HAMILTON COUNTY

Household Annual Income

Total Fee

25%

$0-$30,000

$650

$162.50

$30,001-$50,000

$800

$200

$50,001-+

$1,000

$250

4. Once application and payment are received, you will receive further instructions, forms, and a checklist to move forward in your adoption home study journey via email. Please make sure them email provided on your application is correct.  Please allow 48 – 72 hours to receive this email from our office.  If you do not receive an email, check your email’s spam folder (sometimes our emails go to spam :sadface:) if it’s not there then do not hesitate to contact Andrea Chase via email andrea@solomonfamilysolutions.com or via text message 423-599-9968

PRICING FOR OTHER COUNTIES: TOTAL FEE AS LISTED ABOVE PLUS ADDED FEE AS SHOWN BELOW
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 5: BLOUNT COUNTYADD $50
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 6: KNOX COUNTYADD $50
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 7: ANDERSON COUNTYADD $50
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 9: LOUNDON, MEIGS, MORGAN, & ROANE COUNTIESADD $50
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 12: BLEDSOE, FRANKLIN, GRUNDY, MARION, RHEA, & SEQUATCHIE COUNTIESADD $50
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 4: COCKE, GRAINGER, JEFFERSON, & SEVIER COUNTIESADD $100
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 8: CAMPBELL, CLAIBORNE, FENTRESS, SCOTT, & UNION COUNTIESADD $100
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 13: CLAY, CUMBERLAND, DEKALB, OVERTON, PICKETT, PUTNAM, & WHITE COUNTIESADD $100
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 1: CARTER, JOHNSON, UNICOI, & WASHINGTON COUNTIESADD $150
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 2: SULLIVAN COUNTYADD $150
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 3: GREENE, HAMBLEN, HANCOCK, & HAWKINS COUNTIESADD $150
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 14: COFFEE COUNTYADD $150
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 15: JACKSON, MACON, SMITH, TROUSDALE, & WILSON COUNTIESADD $200
JUDICIAL DISTRICT 16: CANNON & RUTHERFORD COUNTIESADD $200
ALL OTHER COUNTIES TBD

The link below is the Google form application. Please make sure to complete all 9 sections before hitting submit button.

Online Adoption Home Study Application

If you would prefer to print the application please use the application link below. Please return the completed application to us via email to andrea@solomonfamilysolutions.com

The link below is the Personal Reference Questionnaire.

Adoption Personal Reference Questionnaire

Solomon Family Solutions’ Commitment 

Solomon Family Solutions does not discriminate against applicants/clients on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations including adoption home studies.  Please address any questions or concerns regarding this policy to Andrea Chase via email andrea@solomonfamilysolutions.com