Region 2, Abilene and surrounding area

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

* If accomodations such as a sign language interpreter are needed in order to attend an information meeting please call the Recruitment Staff listed below 3 days prior to the meeting if possible *

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Recruitment Events and
Foster/Adopt Information Meetings:

The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is looking for caring foster and adoptive families in your area. To learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent through our agency, we will be having the following information meetings in your area:

April 2015


Information Meeting

Wichita Falls

Wichita County

Monday, April 13th, 6:00 pm

Collaborative Information Meeting - CPA's Welcome
Workforce Solutions Board of North Texas
901 Indiana
Suite 180
Wichita Falls, Texas 76301


Runnels County

Saturday, April 18th

Ballinger Rotary Club's 2015 Adoption Carnival
Approved Adoptive families are invited to enjoy this fun event filled with food, games, prizes, pictures and more! Further details will be provided once your family is registered.

Register through your family worker by April 3. Contact Amy Elizondo or 325-260-7857 to register.

Contact Amy Elizondo or 325-260-7857


May 2015


Information Meeting


Young County

Monday, May 11th, 6:00 pm

Collaborative Information Meeting - CPA's Welcome
North Central Texas College
928 Cherry Street
Graham, Texas


Heart Gallery of Northwest Texas




Heart Gallery of Northwest Texas

Exhibit will travel community at different venues.

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Recruitment Staff

  • Herb Brister, Faith-based Recruiter, Wichita Falls and surrounding counties, (940) 521-5028
    Answers questions for the faith community on how to recruit and license foster and adoptive families from their congregations

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