- DFPS Contracting Services
An adoption agency must have a contract with DFPS in order for a family to adopt a child in DFPS custody.
- ICPC Information
Provides general information on ICPC process in Texas, including conact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- Adoption Assistance
Select Texas to view more information on adoption assistance in Texas, courtesy of Child Welfare Information Gateway.
- College Tuition and Fee Waiver
Information on college tuition waiver program for children adopted from foster care.
- DePelchin Post-Adoption Services
DePelchin provides families with post-adoption services, including parent education, support groups, therapy, respite care, referrals, and more.
- DFPS Post-Adoption Services
Post-adoption services are available to families who adopted through DFPS and for families receiving Title IV-E and state adoption assistance from DFPS.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in Texas.