If you are an Expectant Mother or a Prospective Adoptive Parent interested in adopting or placing your baby for adoption in the Lubbock, Texas area, you will find information regarding local agencies, home study providers, and several foster care resources below. Other additional resources can be found on our Texas Adoption page.

Completing the Home Study in Lubbock

One of the main requirements for the adoption process includes completing a home study. Visit our page to learn more about the adoption home study requirements in Texas. The following is a list of home study providers in Lubbock:

Lubbock Adoption Agencies

Are you ready to adopt a child or place your baby for adoption? Lubbock offers several adoption and foster care resources. Visit our page to learn more about the adoption process. Here are a few local adoption agencies that you may want to consider:

  • Smithlawn Home
  • 806-745-2574
  • “The Smithlawn Maternity Home of Lubbock, Texas began in 1960 by a group of concerned Christians who recognized the need for a very specific ministry. Their goal was to provide a refuge or safe-haven for young women with an unplanned pregnancy.”
  • Special Delivery
  • 806-793-1115
  • “Special Delivery is a Christian ministry that is committed to placing children in Godly homes.”

Foster Care Resources

For more information about fostering a child near in Lubbock, you can contact these local foster care resources:

  • Benchmark Family Services
  • 806-795-0623
  • “Benchmark’s mission is to work alongside referring agencies to provide stable and caring placements for youth in need of out-of-home care.”
  • Children’s Hope
  • 806-897-9735
  • “Our mission is to facilitate hope and healing for abused and neglected children within Texas through the building of healthy, functional parenting and peer relationships.”
  • DePelchin Children’s Center
  • 806-745-3222
  • “Our mission is to strengthen the lives of children by enhancing their mental health and physical well-being.”
  • Texas Boys Ranch
  • 806-747-3187
  • “Fostering is a ministry. Matthew 9:37 “… ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few.” Foster parents do what they do because of their compassion for children.”
  • The Bair Foundation
  • 806-797-2247
  • “The Bair Foundation will provide Christ-centered quality care and services dedicated to the treatment, restoration and empowerment of children, youth and families.”
  • The Children’s Home of Lubbock
  • 806-762-0481
  • “Working in creative collaboration to provide quality care that transforms the lives of at-risk children and their families through the active compassion of Christ.”

Hospitals in Lubbock

Adoptive Parents and Birth Mothers welcoming a new baby will need to create a hospital plan with your adoption professional and the hospital staff. Below you will find a list of some of the hospitals in Lubbock area:

County Courts

To complete the adoption process, a finalization hearing is required. You can learn more about your local court system below.

  • Hale County
  • 806-291-5254
  • 242nd District Court, 225 Broadway Street #3, Plainview, TX 79072
  • Hockley County
  • 806-894-8240
  • Hockley County Courthouse, 802 Houston Street Levelland, Texas 79336

Local Attractions

The local attractions of Lubbock are a must-see. There are various science & historic museums to choose from. There is also an awesome attraction of Prairie dogs you must check out. These sites will be sure to keep you entertained and amazed. See more local attractions below: