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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:

May 2016

Location

Information Meeting

Abilene

Taylor and Jones Counties

Thursday, May 5th, 5:30-7:00 pm

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

Bowie

Montague County

Monday, May 9th, 6:00-7:30 pm

First United Methodist Church of Bowie
1515 North Jefferson Street
Bowie, TX 76230

Comanche

Comanche County

Thursday, May 12th, 5:30-7:00 pm

First United Methodist Church Comanche
217 East Grand Avenue
Comanche, TX 76442

June 2016

Location

Information Meeting

Abilene

Taylor and Jones Counties

Thursday, June 2nd, 5:30-7:00 pm

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

Eastland

Eastland County

Thursday, June 9th, 5:30-7:00 pm

First Baptist Church Eastland
405 South Seaman
Eastland, TX 76448

Vernon

Wilbarger County

Monday, June 13th, 6:00-7:30 pm

First Baptist Church Vernon
2003 Fannin St
Vernon, TX 76384

July 2016

Location

Information Meeting

Abilene

Taylor and Jones Counties

Thursday, July 7th, 5:30-7:00 pm

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

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

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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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