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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:

September 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Duncanville

Dallas County

Tuesday, September 5th, 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. RSVP is not needed.

Aledo

Parker County

Wednesday, September 6th, 6:00-7:00 pm

ACH Joint Information Meeting

East Parker County Library
201 N FM Rd 1187
Aledo, TX 76008

Garland

Dallas County

Thursday, September 7th, 6:00-7:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Jonathan’s Place
6065 Duck Creek Dr.
Garland, TX 75043

Greenville

Hunt County

Monday, September 11th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Children's Hope
2703 Wesley St.
Greenville, TX 75401

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, September 11th, 6:30-7:30 pm

Our Community, Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

North Side Baptist Church
The Children's Building, Rm 128
910 N. Main St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, September 12th, 6:30-8:00 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Christian Service Center
1905 West Pearl Street
Granbury, TX 76048

Cleburne

Johnson County

Wednesday, September 13th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

ACH
1200 W Henderson St.
Cleburne, TX 76033

Hurst

Tarrant County

Thursday, September 14th, 6:00-7:00 pm

ACH Joint Information Meeting

Hurst Public Library
901 Precinct Line Rd.
Hurst, TX 76053

Mineral Wells

Palo Pinto County

Thursday, September 14th, 6:30-8:30 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce
511 E. Hubbard St.
Mineral Wells, TX 76067

Grand Prairie

Dallas County

Thursday, September 14th, 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. RSVP is not needed.

Dallas

Dallas County

Saturday, September 16th, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Dallas PCHAS EXPO

Juliette Fowler Communities
1234 Abrams Rd.
Dallas, TX 75214

Dallas

Dallas County

Monday, September 18th, 6:30-7:30 pm

Joint Information Meeting

CK Family Services
2550 Beckleymeade Avenue
Dallas, TX

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, September 19th, 6:00-7:00 pm

ACH Joint Information Meeting

Hood County Library
222 N. Travis St.
Granbury, TX 76048

Terrell

Kaufman County
You are welcome to attend if you reside in any of these counties: Dallas, Denton, Cooke, Wise, Fannin, Grayson, Collin, Rockwall, Hunt, Kaufman, Ellis, Navarro.

Tuesday, September 19th, 6:00-7:30 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Riter C. Hulsey Public Library
301 N. Rockwall St.
Terrell, TX 75160

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 304-1272 if you have any questions. RSVP is not needed.

Sherman

Grayson County

Tuesday, September 19th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

DFPS Office
902 Cottonwood Drive
Sherman, TX 75090

Contact Nikki Thomas or call (940) 368-0819 if you have any questions. RSVP is not needed.

North Richland Hills

Tarrant County

Thursday, September 21st, 6:00-7:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Angelheart
9141 Belshire Dr.
North Richland Hills, TX 76182

Plano

Collin County

Sunday, September 24th, 2:00-3:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

CK Family Services
710 E. Park Blvd #100
Plano, TX 75074

Denton

Denton County

Monday, September 25th, 6:00-8:00 pm

CPS Agency Meeting Only

DFPS Office
535 S. Loop 288
Suite 2001
Denton, TX 76205

Contact Nikki Thomas or call (940) 368-0819 if you have any questions. RSVP is not needed.

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, September 25th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Children's Hope Joint Information Meeting

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

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, September 25th, 6:00-7:00 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Brazos Church
428 SW Johnson Ave.
Burleson, TX

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Tuesday, September 26th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

ACH
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Dallas

Dallas County

Wednesday, September 27th, 12:00-1:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Hope Cottage
609 Texas Street
Dallas, TX

October 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Richardson

Collin County

Tuesday, October 3rd, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

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

Garland

Dallas County

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

Joint Information Meeting

Jonathan’s Place
6065 Duck Creek Dr.
Garland, TX 75043

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, October 9th, 6:30-8:00 pm

Our Community, Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

North Side Baptist Church
The Children's Building, Rm 128
910 N. Main St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, October 10th, 6:30-8:00 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Christian Service Center
1905 West Pearl Street
Granbury, TX 76048

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Thursday, October 12th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

ACH
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Dallas

Dallas County

Thursday, October 12th, 6:30-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Buckner Children and Family Services
5200 S. Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75227

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Monday, October 16th, 6:00-7:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Gladney Center for Adoption
6300 John Ryan Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76132

Arlington

Tarrant County

Tuesday, October 17th, 6:00-7:00 pm

ACH Joint Information Meeting

Arlington Public Library - Lake Arlington Branch
4000 W. Green Oaks Blvd.
Arlington, TX 76016

North Richland Hills

Tarrant County

Thursday, October 19th, 6:00-7:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Angelheart
9141 Belshire Dr.
North Richland Hills, TX 76182

Keller

Tarrant County

Saturday, October 21st, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Tarrant County Second Story Match Event

Fellowship of the Parks
9900 N. Beach St.
Keller, TX 76244

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, October 23rd, 6:00-8:00 pm

Children's Hope Joint Information Meeting

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

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, October 23rd, 6:00-7:00 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Brazos Church
428 SW Johnson Ave.
Burleson, TX

Lewisville

Denton County

Monday, October 23rd, 6:00-8:00 pm

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Westside Baptist Church
900 Bellaire Blvd.
Lewisville, TX  75067

Contact Nikki Thomas or call (940) 368-0819 if you have any questions. RSVP is not needed.

Dallas

Dallas County

Wednesday, October 25th, 12:00-1:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Hope Cottage
609 Texas Street
Dallas, TX

November 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Thursday, November 2nd, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

ACH
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Mineral Wells

Palo Pinto County

Saturday, November 4th, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Hope for Palo Pinto
3801 Ram Blvd.
Mineral Wells, TX 76067

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Monday, November 6th, 6:00-7:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Gladney Center for Adoption
6300 John Ryan Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76132

Richardson

Collin County

Tuesday, November 7th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

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

Coppell

Dallas County

Thursday, November 9th, 7:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Cozby Library and Community Commons
177 N. Heartz Rd.
Coppell, TX 75019

Arlington

Tarrant County

Sunday, November 12th, 2:00-3:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

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

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, November 13th, 6:00-7:00 pm

ACH Joint Information Meeting

Weatherford Public Library
1014 Charles St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, November 13th, 6:30-8:00 pm

Our Community, Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

North Side Baptist Church
The Children's Building, Rm 128
910 N. Main St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, November 14th, 6:30-8:00 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Christian Service Center
1905 West Pearl Street
Granbury, TX 76048

North Richland Hills

Tarrant County

Thursday, November 16th, 6:00-7:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Angelheart
9141 Belshire Dr.
North Richland Hills, TX 76182

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, November 27th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Children's Hope Joint Information Meeting

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

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, November 27th, 6:00-7:00 pm

OCOK Joint Information Meeting

Brazos Church
428 SW Johnson Ave.
Burleson, TX

Dallas

Dallas County

Wednesday, November 29th, 12:00-1:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

Hope Cottage
609 Texas Street
Dallas, TX

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Wednesday, November 29th, 6:00-8:00 pm

Joint Information Meeting

ACH
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

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Heart Gallery of North Texas

Recruitment Staff

  • Region 3 Recruitment Unit: (817) 792-4409

  • Foster/Adopt Recruiter:
    La Queena Warren

    Cell: (817) 304-1272

  • Recruitment Supervisor:
    Jennifer Teele
    Office: (817) 792-4421
    Cell: (817) 781-2475

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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