If you are interested in adopting, placing your baby for adoption, or becoming a foster parent in the Corpus Christi, Texas area, you will find information regarding home study providers, local agencies, foster care resources, hospitals, and county courts below. For additional resources, visit our Texas Adoption page.

Completing the Home Study in Corpus Christi

One of the most important aspects of the adoption process is the home study; it is required for every adoption. The purpose of a home study is to assess the suitability and capability of prospective Adoptive Parents. It generally includes questions about family history, personal background, health & financial information. The following is a list of home study providers/adoption agencies in & near the Corpus Christi area:

  • Circles of Care
  • 361-852-3812
  • “Circles of Care is a private, nonprofit organization. Circles of Care provides adoption services and foster care. Our staff includes program and clinical supervision services by Masters level staff with experience in dealing with children.”
  • Texas Adoption Center
  • 844-893-7943
  • “We are a highly professional agency, and we pride ourselves on that. But we also pride ourselves on our personal touch: we are caring, understanding, sensitive to your needs. Adoption is a beautiful experience, but it can also be scary and stressful at times—and we are there for you, walking you through all of the ups and downs of your adoption journey.”

Corpus Christi Adoption Agencies

Like the home study, there are several basic adoption requirements all Adoptive Parents will need to know. If you are interested in adopting a baby in the Corpus Christi area, contact these local adoption agencies below:

Foster Care Resources

Is Foster Adoption right for you? Are you interested in adopting an infant from foster care? Contact these local foster care resources to see if the role of Foster Parent is your best fit.

  • Beacon of Hope
  • 361-334-5357
  • “Beacon of Hope is a Texas Based Foster Care and Adoption Agency located in Corpus Christi Texas. We are a small, dedicated group of professionals that work exclusively in the South Texas region to provide individualized attention to foster and adoptive parents.”
  • Benchmark Family Services
  • 361-444-4977
  • “Benchmark’s mission is to work alongside referring agencies to provide stable and caring placements for youth in need of out-of-home care. We advocate for children by ensuring reasonable opportunities for healthy physical, psychological and emotional growth and development in the most normal and least restrictive setting possible.”
  • Foster Angels of South Texas
  • 361-949-1670
  • “Foster Angels of South Texas offers foster children what they need most at just the right moment-their moment of need. That moment of need for children in foster care is not next week or next month. It’s today, right now. And at Foster Angels, we believe it’s that one moment of caring, given at just the right time that often translates into a lifetime of difference.”
  • The Open Arms Agency
  • 361-299-2639
  • “The Open Arms Agency is comprised of caring individuals dedicated to restoring humanity in children that need unconditional love, consistency, structure and open arms. The Open Arms Agency seeks and utilizes highly skilled, loving foster parents that have a genuine compassion for the children they care for.”

Hospitals in Corpus Christi

Adoptive Parents and Birth Mothers will need to prepare a hospital plan that will meet all their hopes and needs. Finding the right hospital with the right staff will ensure a comfortable stay when welcoming their new baby. Below is a list of hospitals near Corpus Christi:

County Courts

To complete the adoption process, a finalization hearing is required. If you would like to learn about the adoption laws in Texas, check out our Adoption Laws by State page. Contact these county courts regarding the finalization hearing:

Local Attractions

outdoors near the water or want to explore various kinds of flora and fauna, this city offers beautiful beaches and botanical gardens. These sites will be sure to keep you amazed and entertained. See more local attractions below: