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Adoption in Corpus Christi, TX

Corpus Christi Adoption Agencies, Lawyers and More

Adoption in Corpus Christi — or anywhere else, for that matter — can be overwhelming at times. But you should never feel like you have to go through it on your own.

  • With American Adoptions, you’ll have a trained professional by your side with personal adoption experience. Whenever you have questions, you’ll be able to reach out at any time.

  • By working with a national adoption agency, you’ll have access to some incredible resource that you’ll have a hard time finding anywhere else, including 24/7 counseling, financial assistance for prospective birth parents, a risk-sharing program for adoptive parents, and so much more.

  • With multiple locations throughout Texas, you’ll have the benefits of working with a national professional with the feel of a local professional near you.

Whether you want to find adoptive parents for your baby, or you’re interested in adopting a child in Corpus Christi, American Adoptions will be there to help you through it all.

We’ve helped people like you through the adoption process for more than 25 years. And with our personal experience in adoption, we know how confusing it can feel, especially at the beginning. This guide will help, as will an adoption specialist with American Adoptions.

If you’re ready to begin the Texas adoption process, or if you’d like to learn more about adoption in Corpus Christi, simply call 1-800-ADOPTION or get free adoption information online. In the meantime, you can learn more about other professionals and resources that can help you through the Corpus Christi adoption process in the guide below.

Adoption Agencies in Corpus Christi, TX [What You Should Look For]

If you’re considering adoption in Corpus Christi, Texas, the agency you choose will be crucial to the success of your adoption process. But no matter if you’re a pregnant woman considering adoption or a family ready to settle down in Texas, the right agency for you might be American Adoptions.

American Adoptions is a national adoption agency, which can offer many benefits over a local or regional adoption agency. National agencies offer the full range of services needed to complete an adoption in Corpus Christi from start to finish, as well as additional benefits that many smaller local agencies just can’t match. Some of these benefits include:

  • 24/7 availability for pregnant women and prospective birth parents placing a baby for adoption in Corpus Christi. You’ll never have to worry about finding someone to talk to, because we’ll always be there to listen.

  • We know that the unknowns in an adoption can make any family worry, which is why we offer Adoption disruption insurance to protect adoptive families’ investment to let you rest easier.

  • Finding the perfect family can be a challenge, especially if you only have a local pool to choose from. But by working with a national adoption agency, like American Adoptions, you’ll have even more hopeful adoptive parents to choose from across the country

  • One of the hardest parts about adopting is waiting to meet the newest member of your family. Luckily, working with American Adoptions means that you’ll experience shorter average adoption wait times.

  • And much more

Additionally, American Adoptions has unique expertise in completing Texas adoptions that rivals that of any local agency — we are fully licensed in Texas and have office locations throughout the Lone Star State! This also means we are able to complete important steps like the home study for hopeful adoptive parents in Corpus Christi, along with other helpful services for prospective birth parents. Our nearest office for adoption in Corpus Christi is located at: 

1100 NW Loop 410
Suite 700
San Antonio, TX 78213

So, no matter what you’re looking for, you can call us any time to start your Corpus Christi adoption journey at 1-800-ADOPTION.

Foster Care Adoption in Corpus Christi

Some families dream of adopting a child through foster care in Corpus Christi. For more information on how to adopt in Corpus Christi through the foster care system, contact any of the following resources:

International Adoption in Corpus Christi [Expanding Your Options]

If you’re considering adopting a child from another country, the closest Corpus Christi adoption agencies that provide international adoption placements are the following:

Corpus Christi Adoption Lawyers

Whether you’re considering adoption for your baby, or you’re thinking about adopting a child in Texas, learning adoption laws for your state can be overwhelming. Thankfully, you won’t have to learn everything on your own. Your Corpus Christi adoption attorney is there to help you understand all the legal steps of adoption in Texas. This includes educating you about adoption consent if you’re “giving a baby up” for adoption in Corpus Christi and walking your through the adoption finalization process if you’re adopting a child.

American Adoptions retains an adoption attorney on your behalf, no matter if you’re an adoptive family or a prospective birth mother. So you don’t have to worry about locating your own adoption attorney in Corpus Christi. Additionally, prospective birth parents will never have to worry about legal fees, thanks to adoption financial assistance.

But, if you want to search for outside attorneys, any of these local attorneys may be able to help:

Home Study Professionals in Corpus Christi [An Important Step]

All adoptive families must first be approved by a home study with a Texas-licensed home study professional before they’re able to adopt in Corpus Christi. American Adoptions is licensed to complete home studies in Texas, so you won’t have to work with multiple Corpus Christi adoption professionals.

The following professionals can also provide you with home study services:

Corpus Christi Hospitals for Maternity Care and Delivery [Prepare for the Big Day]

When you’re thinking about adoption for your unborn baby, you’ll have the opportunity to create a personal adoption plan, which includes a hospital plan where you’ll outline how you want your delivery to go. Making a birth and hospital plan with your adoption specialist can give you more peace of mind throughout your pregnancy.

Our staff is made up of birth parents and adoptive families who have experienced this step of the process themselves. We know it can feel overwhelming, and we are here for you. You’ll have everything you need for a positive hospital experience with our support.

One of the biggest decisions you’ll make in your hospital plan is choosing where you’d like to deliver. Corpus Christi hospitals that you can consider in your adoption plan include:

3236 Reid Drive, Suite D, Corpus Christi, TX 78404

(361) 883-2229

5950 Saratoga Boulevard, Corpus Christi, Texas 78414

(361) 985-5000

7101 S. Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412

(361) 761-1000

If you have any questions at all about making a hospital plan or about what to include in your adoption plan, you can give us a call at any time at 1-800-ADOPTION. We’ll walk you through everything you need to know, and even help you make an adoption plan if we’re the right agency for you. We want to help you in whatever way we can, from finding a family to choosing the right hospital, so please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.

“You could tell they [American Adoptions] weren’t just putting on a front to make you want to do it or push you into it,” Angelica said. “They want whatever you want, and that’s what they told me during the whole process. It wasn’t up to them; they were just going to be there for me no matter what decision I made.”

Corpus Christi Adoption Finalization Courts

Your adoption finalization typically occurs several months after placement at your local county district court. You can find more information about your Corpus Christi county court for adoption finalization below:

If you're ready to begin your adoption in Corpus Christi, TX, you can always contact us at 1-800-ADOPTION for free adoption information, whether you want to learn more about “giving a baby up” for adoption in Corpus Christi or about adopting a child in Texas. And if you’re a pregnant woman looking for someone to talk to about your options, you are always welcome to reach out to Michelle, one of our birth mother specialists who is also a birth mother herself, for any questions you might have.

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