skip to content [x]  larger font [+]  smaller font [-]  normal font [o]
TARE Logo

Share this page with social media websites

Use the following links to share this page through common social media websites. Use screen reader reading keys, as the Tab key may not work for all links. To share this page with a social media service not listed here, select the "Share" link to open a frame that lists additional options. In the input field,

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. *

Texas Map divided by  DFPS Regions 1 - Northwest District 2 - Northwest District 3 - Arlington District 4 - East Central District 5 - East Central District 7 - East Central District 6 - Houston District 8 - South Texas District 11 - South Texas District 9 - Northwest District 10 - Northwest District

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:

September 2016

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor and Jones Counties

Thursday, September 1st, 5:30-7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

Comanche

Comanche County

Thursday, September 8th, 5:30-7:00 pm

First United Methodist Church Comanche 
217 E. Grand Ave.
Comanche, TX 76442

Iowa Park

Wichita County

Monday, September 12th, 6:00-7:30 pm

First Baptist Church Iowa Park 
300 N. Yosemite Street
Iowa Park, TX 76367

October 2016

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor and Jones Counties

Thursday, October 6th, 5:30-7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

November 2016

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor and Jones Counties

Thursday, November 3rd, 5:30-7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

Heart Gallery

heart gallery exhibit


                         We welcome you to view the new portraits on the Heart Gallery website at Heart Gallery of Northwest Texas.

View our calendar of events

Recruitment/Faith-Based 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.

[back to top]

                                                                                                                                                                   
DFPS home | website policies | Texas online | statewide search | contact us | download help | top of page