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Live in Texas? Thinking About Adopting?

Texas couples interested in adopting a child through Upbring Adoption must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Both applicants must be between 25 and 60 years old; at least one must be between 25 and 45 years old
  • Are willing to meet the expectant mother/couple’s request for an open or closed adoption
  • Agree to a home study in accordance with Texas Department of Family & Protective Services standards
  • Have the ability to pay adoption fees based on a sliding fee scale ranging from $15,000 – $36,000 depending on your gross annual household income
  • Are single or married (same-sex couples are welcome); if married, you must be able to verify that your relationship is at least 2 years old
  • Can provide documentation from a medical provider of the following:
    • Psychological and physical health; If you have been diagnosed with a significant psychological or medical issue, your doctor must provide a letter supporting your adoption plans and outlining the prognosis
    • Inability or inadvisability to have a biological child

Adoption Inquiry Form

Click to view/download the Upbring Adoption – Adoption Inquiry Form. Call us at (800) 396-4611 or email us today for more information.

(NOTE: By submitting an inquiry form, you are not committing yourself to this particular program.)

Submit your completed form to:
Lutheran Adoption Services of Texas
Attention: Domestic Adoption
8305 Cross Park Drive
Austin, Texas 78754