Christina is a sweet, caring, active 16 year old girl

Christina is a sweet, caring, active 16 year old girl, who is very social and does very well interacting with adults and other children.

While Christina enjoys playing outside with other children, she prefers to be indoors, watching a good movie on tv, or learning to play instruments such as guitar and drums.

Christina also likes to spend her time reading and drawing, noting her favorite book at the moment is “Scythe” by Neal Shusterman. Her current goal is to finish the authors series by the end of the summer.

Christina has fun spending time with her current caregivers, with movie nights and family outings to church, followed by eating out at various restaurants. Christina has a desire to share with life with a family who will love and care for her. one she can call her own forever family.

If you think you could be the forever family for Christina or for another Texas child, please contact the department at 1-800-233-3405, for more information about adoption or visit here ( where you can also find a schedule of online public information meetings, where you can learn more about the foster/adoption program.

Basic Requirements

The prospective foster/adoptive parents may be single or married and must:

be at least 21 years of age, financially stable, and responsible mature adults,

complete an application (staff will assist you if you prefer),

share information regarding their background and lifestyle,

provide relative and non-relative references,

show proof of marriage and/or divorce (if applicable),

agree to a home study which includes visits with all household members,

allow staff to complete a criminal history background check and an abuse/neglect check on all adults in the household, and attend free training to learn about issues of abused and neglected children