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Region 3

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

If you reside in one of these counties:

  • Tarrant

  • Hood

  • Erath

  • Somervell

  • Parker

  • Palo Pinto

  • Johnson

Our Community, Our Kids is responsible for Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings for your area. Please find more information at www.thefosteringcommunity.org or call 844-644-9240.

For information on fostering or adopting a child from out of state, contact the state ICPC office.

If you reside in one of these counties:

  • Dallas
  • Denton
  • Cooke
  • Wise
  • Fannin
  • Grayson
  • Collin
  • Rockwall
  • Hunt
  • Kaufman
  • Ellis
  • Navarro

Please find Information Meeting details below.

* 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:

July 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Richardson

Collin County

Tuesday, July 4th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Pathways Youth & Family Services
888 S. Greenville Ave
Suite 127
Richardson, TX 75081

Garland

Dallas County

Thursday, July 6th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Jonathan’s Place (Children's Services Center Bldg.)
6065 Duck Creek Drive
Garland, TX 75043

Grand Prairie

Dallas County

Thursday, July 6th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Tony Shotwell Life Center
2750 Graham Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 304-1272 if you have any questions.

Greenville

Hunt County

Monday, July 10th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Children’s Hope
111 Taylor Plaza Dr.
Greenville, TX 75402

Contact Susan Dagenaais at (903) 454-2627 if you have any questions.

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, July 10th, 6:30 - 8:00 PM

North Side Baptist Church (The Children’s Building, Room 128)
910 N. Main St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Duncanville

Dallas County

Tuesday, July 11th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Duncanville Public Library
201 James Collins Blvd.
Duncanville, TX 75116

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 304-1272 if you have any questions.

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, July 11th, 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Christian Services Center
1905 West Pearl St.
Grandbury, TX 76048

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Wednesday, July 12th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

ACH (ERC Bldg., Room 117)
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Contact Tara Sims or call (682) 808-5055 if you have any questions.

Frisco

Collin County

Wednesday, July 12th, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Joint Information Meeting - PCHAS

Faithbridge Presbyterian Church
10930 College Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75035

Contact Blaine Hamilton or call (919) 412-5231 if you have any questions.

Denton

Denton County

Thursday, July 13th, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

DFPS Office
535 S. Loop 288
Denton, TX 76205

Contact Jennifer Teele or call (817) 781-2475 if you have any questions.

Forest Hill

Tarrant County

Monday, July 17th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Kids First Inc.
4900 SE Loop 820
Suite 100
Forest Hill, TX 76140

Contact Carla Johnson or call (682) 200-1800 if you have any questions.

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Tuesday, July 18th, 6:15 - 7:15 PM

Joint Information Meeting

Jonathan’s Place
777 Main Street
Suite 600
Fort Worth, TX

Contact Jennifer Maddox or call (972) 303-5303 Ext. 214 if you have any questions.

Dallas

Dallas County

Wednesday, July 19th, 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Hope Cottage
609 Texas Street
Dallas, TX 75204

Contact Marci Addo or call (469) 781-6858 if you have any questions.

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, July 24th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting - Children’s Hope

Kaufman Co. Library
3790 S. Houston St.
Kaufman, TX

Contact Susan Dagenaais at (903) 454-2627 if you have any questions.

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, July 24th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Brazos Church
428 SW Johnson Ave
Burleson, TX

Arlington

Tarrant County

Monday, July 24th, 6:30 - 7:30 PM

CK Family Services
320 Westway Place #530
Arlington, TX 76018

Plano

Collin County

Sunday, July 30th, 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting

CK Family Services
710 East Park Blvd.
Plano, TX

August 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Duncanville

Dallas County

Tuesday, August 1st, 6:30-8:00 PM

Duncanville Public Library
201 James Collins Blvd.
Duncanville, TX 75116

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 304-1272 if you have any questions.

Grand Prairie

Dallas County

Thursday, August 3rd, 6:30-8:00 PM

Tony Shotwell Life Center
2750 Graham Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 304-1272 if you have any questions.

Heart Gallery

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Heart Gallery of North Texas

Recruitment Staff

Faith-Based Staff

Home Studies

Out of state and private adoption agency families: Please mail or fax your home study to us if you are interested in children from this area. If you are a DFPS family, you do not need to do this since DFPS staff can obtain your study.
Our mailing address:

Department of Family and Protective Services
Recruitment Unit
P. O. Box 200697
Arlington, TX 76006

Region 3 Recruitment Unit:
Phone: (817) 792-4409
Fax: (817) 276-3569

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