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1. Types of Adoption: Before delving into the legal process, it’s essential to understand the various types of adoption. In Texas, adoptions can be categorized into several types: a. Agency Adoption: In an agency adoption, a licensed adoption agency facilitates the adoption process. This can be a public agency (such as the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services) or a private adoption agency. The agency conducts a home study, matches adoptive parents with a child, and oversees the legal process. b. Private or Independent Adoption: Private or independent adoptions involve the direct placement of a child by the birth […]

Adoption in Texas