Resources: Financial Support
The Law Offices of Laurie B. Goldheim go above and beyond a traditional law firm in supporting our clients through their family-building journeys. We realize that our clients’ adoption and assisted reproduction paths are oftentimes costly. Below are some recommended adoption and infertility resources that may be able to assist with financial support.
Family Formation Charitable Trust
Provides financial assistance to those individuals and nonprofit organizations seeking to build families through adoption and assisted reproductive technology.
Gift of Adoption
If you have a completed home study and need the last bit of funding to bring your child home, this funding resource can help.
A national 501(c)(3) financial grant program that helps couples and individuals (regardless of race, religion, gender, marital status and/or sexual orientation) with the costs of their adoptions (domestic, international, special needs or foster care) by awarding adoption grants of up to $15,000.
Internal Revenue Service – Adoption Tax Credit
Internal Revenue Service’s official statement regarding the Adoption Tax Credit.
National Adoption Foundation
Dedicated to providing financial assistance, services and support to families, before, during and after their adoptions are finalized.
Assisted Reproductive Technology Assistance
Advanced Reproductive Care, Inc.
The ARC website seeks to be the definitive resource for potential patients and other members of the public to understand infertility and its related conditions, locate a physician and other resources for diagnosis and treatment of infertility (via IVF, ICSI, IUI etc.), become aware of the benefits, programs and services offered by ARC and its Member physicians and provide access to these offerings of ARC, called “The ARC Fertility Program”®
The Angels of Hope Foundation – Creating Miracles Grant
Angels of Hope, Inc., was created in July 2005 to serve as beacons of hope for those suffering from the emotional and physical absence of a child. Twice a year, in April and September, the Angels of Hope Foundation dispenses its Creating Miracles Grant to financially burdened couples in Illinois who need fertility treatments to conceive a child.
BabyQuest Foundation is a non-profit organization whose goal is to grant financial assistance to those who cannot afford infertility treatments such as IUI, IVF, egg donation, and surrogacy. Applications are accepted from heterosexual, same sex couples, and singles.
Bonei Olam’s mission is to help couples that are experiencing infertility realize their dreams of enjoying these moments. Provides financial assistance for fertility treatments.
The International Council on Infertility Information Dissemination, Inc. (INCIID)
Offers support and help to people dealing with infertility.
The JFCS Fertility Fund: A Gift From the Heart
Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia (JFCS) has a fund to help Jewish individuals and families who are confronted with infertility and the financial burden of fertility treatments that are not covered by insurance. To learn about the qualifications and how to apply call 866.JFCS.NOW or visit their website.
A nonprofit organization dedicated to providing reproductive information, resources and financial support to survivors whose cancer and its treatment present risks to their fertility.
Pay It Forward Fertility Foundation
Pay it Forward Fertility Foundation works with their Partner Fertility Clinics to help couples who otherwise would not be able to achieve their dream of a family without financial assistance. Working with partner clinics who offer discounts to qualified grant and assistance recipients, they have helped to deliver the miracle of life with 18 babies born from treatments using the program.
PUAH Institute is comprised of individuals who are world-renowned experts in the field of fertility medicine and Jewish Law, working in tandem under the leadership of a Rabbi.
The Tinina Q. Cade Foundation (TQCF)
TQCF is a non-profit organization that serves the needs of families battling infertility. The TQCF also provides financial assistance to families pursuing infertility treatment or domestic adoption through the Tinina Q. Cade Foundation Family Building Grant.