Home Study Services Only
Nightlight Christian Adoptions (formerly Generations Adoptions) provides home studies, as well as post placement visits for Domestic, International, and Embryo Adoptions for families in Texas. We also facilitate the Parent Education training required to comply with State and Hague standards. We have regional Home Study Providers in Houston, the DFW metroplex, Austin area, as well as staff in our office in Waco to assist you, wherever you live in the state.
PLEASE NOTE: Families who are adopting internationally must be working with a Hague Accredited agency.
Home Study Process
Nightlight 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 Home Study Providers 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 at 254-741-1633 to begin your home study process. Our Home Study Coordinator will take your information and instruct you on beginning the home study process.
Home Study fees are as follows:
- Home Study Fee: $2000 plus mileage*
- Home Study Fee is paid in two separate payments – $500 when you submit your application and $1,500 at the time of the home visit
- 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: