"Buckner has been so supportive in our journey and truly cares for the children in our home as well as us. I recommend them to anyone interested in fostering or adoption!"
– Holly Garcia, Buckner foster parent

Potential foster care and adoptive families: We’re so glad you’re ready to take the next step in your journey to open your home to children in need—whether for a time or forever. We know the licensing process may seem daunting, but Buckner is dedicated to walking with you and your family every step of the way. We unapologetically require a lot because we believe the children we serve are worth it. Get started by reviewing our requirements, attending a local information meeting, giving us a call at 1-855-264-8783, or filling out the form below.

As you begin your journey to learn more about foster care, respite care, kinship care, foster-to-adopt or Waiting Texas Children adoption, we're here to help. Fill out the form below to receive more information and get started with Buckner today.

*Adoptees and birth families: Whether you are seeking records, beginning a search for your birth family or seeking counsel, Buckner wants to help. Contact us today.


If you are interested in a domestic foster care or adoption ministry, call 855-264-8783, e-mail beafamily@buckner.org or request more information above.

If you are interested in an intercountry adoption ministry, download and complete a preliminary application or contact Sharon Hedrick at shedrick@buckner.org or 214-319-3414.

If you are interested in post-adoption and counseling services or to set up an appointment, contact Sharon Hedrick at shedrick@buckner.org or 214-319-3414.

If you are a church interested in partnering with Buckner Foster Care or Adoption, contact Emma Brezik at ebrezik@buckner.org or 214-758-8148.

If you are experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, call our 24-hour hotline at 800-441-2670.

Buckner Foster Care and Adoption offices:

AMARILLO
1422 South Tyler, Suite 100
Amarillo, TX 79101
Office: 806-373-1474

BEAUMONT
9055 Manion Drive
Beaumont, TX 77706
Office: 409-866-0976

CONROE/HOUSTON
407 Avenue F
Conroe, TX 77301
Office: 936-756-3639

DALLAS/FORT WORTH
5310 S. Buckner Blvd
Dallas, Texas 75227
Office: 214-328-3141

LONGVIEW
1014 South High St.
Longview, TX 75601
Office: 903-757-9383

LUBBOCK
129 Brentwood Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79416-1601
Office: 806-795-7151

LUFKIN
3402 Daniel McCall, Suite 21
Lufkin, TX 75904
Office: 936-637-3300

MIDLAND
425 W. Pecan Avenue
Midland, TX 79705
Office: 432-520-5588

RIO GRANDE VALLEY
3780 N. Bentsen Palm Drive
Mission, TX 78574
Office: 956-585-2041

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