Frequently Asked Questions on Adoption Consultations through Military OneSource

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What types of information can I expect to receive from a Military OneSource adoption consultant?
A: Military OneSource consultants will offer assistance with beginning the adoption process, locating military-related financial assistance and identifying agencies that can help you with your specific adoption needs. Consultants will also provide callers with adoption agency information, support groups and general literature on adoption.
Q: Who is eligible for adoption consultations?
A: Military OneSource adoption consultations are available to active duty, National Guard and reserve service members (regardless of activation status) and their families.
Q: Does the military offer adoption reimbursement to families?
A: Yes, eligible service members can receive up to $2,000 per adopted child and up to $5,000 per calendar year. Learn more about DoD's Adoption Reimbursement Program at Military OneSource. Discover which adoption resources are available to you by contacting a Military OneSource consultant online or by phone at 800-342-9647.


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