Financial Assistance is Available for You!
Frequently Asked Questions
A: No. Adoption does not cost the birthmother anything.
A: Yes. Under Michigan law, you can get financial assistance with rent, groceries, utilities, cellphone, maternity clothing, counseling, medical expenses and legal expenses.
A: Usually the adoptive family you selected will pay for these expenses.
A: In Michigan, your expenses can be covered for up to six weeks after birth.
A: No. You do not have to pay back the expenses if you changed your mind.