Home Study Services Only
Generations provides home studies, as well as post placement visits for Domestic and International Adoption for families in Texas. Generations also provides the International Parent Education training required to comply with Hague standards. We have regional caseworkers in Houston, the DFW metroplex, in the Austin area, as well as staff in our office in Waco to assist you.
PLEASE NOTE: Generations Adoptions does not provide home study services for families adopting independently or through facilitators. Families who are adopting internationally must be working with a Hague Accredited agency.
Home Study Process
Generations Adoptions offers home studies and post placement reports for families in the state of Texas. Our staff will work with each family to make the home study process encouraging and educational. After contacting our office, you will be provided with a detailed information packet to guide you through the home study process. Our caseworkers will be able to begin your home study in a timely manner and work quickly with you to complete your home study. The first step is to call our office to begin your home study process. Call 254-741-1633 or 1-866-530-HOPE. Our caseworker will take your information, set a date for your home visit, and instruct you on the home study process.
Eligibility Requirements Include:
- Married husband and wife for at least three years.
- Both parents are Christian, active in a local church, and in agreement with Generations Statement of Faith.
Home Study fees are as follows:
- Application Fee: $500 due with application
- Home Study Fee: $2000 plus mileage*
- Post Placement Visit Fee: $350 per visit plus mileage*
Mileage is charged at the IRS rate, if over 30 miles. Depending upon distance, lodging and/or meals may apply. When more than one visit is required for home study or post placement visits, some of the visits may take place at our office.
We have done home studies for these countries: