Adoption in Fort Worth, TX
Fort Worth Adoption Agencies, Lawyers and More
Whether you are a hopeful parent or a prospective birth mother considering adoption in Fort Worth, there is one agency that can meet all your needs: American Adoptions.
As a Texas-licensed, full-service national adoption agency, American Adoptions helps both birth and adoptive families by providing everything they need to complete the process in its entirety.
With our personal experience in adoption, we can know what you'll need at every step of the process. And because many of our staff are adoptees, birth parents and adoptive parents themselves, you'll always have someone to talk to know who knows what you're going through.
One of the best things about our agency is that we have several local offices within Texas. So, if you've been looking for an agency close to home, we can be that and so much more.
Our scope and size allows us to provide many services and benefits not commonly found at other Fort Worth adoption agencies. But, with our Texas office located nearby in Southlake, we also offer the convenience of a local agency many potential adoptive and birth parents value. You can find us at:
700 N Carroll Avenue
Southlake, TX 76092
If you're a prospective birth mother who is reading this article, then you're probably worried about how to find unplanned pregnancy help and information on how to put a baby up for adoption. We can help! You can always call 1-800-ADOPTION to speak with one of our specialists, or you can click here to speak with Michelle, one of our birth mothers for additional support.
Need help finding more Fort Worth adoption resources? If what you’re looking for to adopt a child isn’t listed below, you can always call 1-800-ADOPTION for free information.
With the help of our adoption specialists and this guide to adoption in Fort Worth, you’ll be confident and prepared to take your next step in the adoption journey.
Fort Worth Adoption Agencies
Working with a national adoption agency in Fort Worth, TX, offers a number of benefits for both prospective birth mothers and adoptive parents. The adoption agency you choose to work with will make or break your experience during the process. It’s unfortunate, but not all agencies are created equal.
In fact, here’s what Jennifer, one of our adoptive moms, had to say about her family’s switch from a local adoption agency to American Adoptions:
“It’s not like, ‘Okay, here we are; thanks for the paycheck,’” Jennifer said. “American gives both the birth parents and the adoptive parents more support ongoing… We never felt rushed on the phone with anybody, and we felt supported.”
With more than 25 years of service, American Adoptions has helped thousands of prospective birth mothers and hopeful adoptive families. We work across the country and hold ourselves to the highest standards of excellence. We also pride ourself on our personal adoption experience, so we know just what you're going through at every step of the process. Since we are fully licensed, you can trust that American Adoptions does things the right way.
American Adoptions can provide all of the services you need to complete the adoption process from start to finish. A few of the things that we're known for are:
Birth parent living expenses: We know how stressful an unplanned pregnancy can be. With so much to think about, the last thing we want you to worry about is your financial situation.
24/7 counseling: Everyone needs someone to talk to — especially if you're considering placing your baby up for adoption. That's why whenever you need help, you'll always find someone ready to listen.
A Risk-Sharing Program to protect adoptive parents’ finances: Unfortunately, adoption disruptions do happen. But with this program, you can rest a little bit easier. Home studies for adoptive parents in Fort Worth: If you decide to work with American Adoptions, you won't have to worry about juggling multiple professionals. We can do everything, including your home study, all in one place!
For domestic adoptions in Fort Worth, contact our agency at 1-800-ADOPTION.
Foster Care Agencies in Fort Worth
For Fort Worth residents interested in becoming a foster parent or fostering to adopt in Texas, look into the following organizations:
International Adoption Agencies in Fort Worth
International adoption can be a beautiful way to build a family. These local resources offer international adoption resources to the Fort Worth area:
America World Adoption – Fort Worth branch
Adoption Answers, Inc. (international adoption home study services only)
Fort Worth Adoption Attorneys
An adoption attorney is required to assist during the adoption finalization process and to walk you through the legal side of adoption in Fort Worth. Through American Adoptions, we can retain legal counsel for both birth and adoptive parents, so there’s no need to worry about finding separate providers. If you are a prospective birth parent, you won’t have to worry about legal fees, either. Those will be covered by adoption financial assistance.
But, if you need to find an attorney for adoption in Fort Worth on your own, contact any of the following:
Home Study Professionals in Fort Worth [Working with One Professional]
In order to adopt a child in the U.S., a prospective adoptive family must be home study-approved by a Texas-licensed home study professional first. American Adoptions is licensed to conduct home studies in the state of Texas, so we can provide home study services for adoptive parents in Fort Worth, regardless of whether or not they adopt through our agency.
If you are interested in considering other home study professionals, call 1-800-HOMESTUDY or browse their database here.
Maternity Hospitals in Fort Worth [Choosing the Location Where You Feel Most Comfortable]
Having a hospital plan in place is part of the adoption planning process for expectant mothers with American Adoptions. It can help to know what you want to happen at the hospital before you go into labor so you don’t have to stress about it later.
As you create your hospital plan, it’s important to consider where you’d feel most comfortable delivering. Here are several good hospitals in Fort Worth that can take care of your pregnancy and delivery needs:
Harris Methodist Hospital
1301 Pennsylvania Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Baylor Scott & White – Andrews Women’s Hospital
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Medical City Alliance
3101 N Tarrant Pkwy
Fort Worth, TX 76177
If you have any questions about how to start the process of placing a baby up for adoption in Fort Worth, or if you're looking for more unplanned pregnancy information, we'd be happy to help! We know how stressful the adoption process can be, which is why we’re always here to support you no matter which stage of the adoption you’re at.
"While I will always have questions, I will never have doubts."
-Jennifer, an American Adoptions Birth Mother
You can give us a call at 1-800-ADOPTION any time to speak with one of our specialists.
Fort Worth Adoption Finalization Courts
After placement, the adoption will need to be legally finalized in your local Fort Worth county court. Find your court for Fort Worth adoptions below:
That’s a lot of information to take in, and you probably have more questions. We’re here to help. If you need any additional guidance, get free information here to get started today. If you are ready to start your adoption in Fort Worth, TX, or if you have questions about how to place a baby up for adoption, just know that our adoption specialists are only a phone call away. You can call 1-800-ADOPTION to learn more.
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