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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.

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. *

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Recruitment Events and Foster/Adopt Information Meetings:

February 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Grand Prairie

Dallas and surrounding counties

Thursday, February 2nd, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

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

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Arlington

Primarily for counties of Dallas, Collin, Cooke, Wise, Denton, Ellis, Fannin, Hunt, Rockwall, Grayson, Kaufman, and Navarro.

Tarrant and other counties qualify, but will be referred to Our Community, Our Kids.

Monday, February 6th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

DFPS Office
1200 East Copeland Rd.
1st Floor, Room 130
Arlington, TX 76011

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Dallas

Dallas County

Monday, February 6th, 6:30 PM

CK Family Services
2550 Beckleymeade Avenue #100
Dallas, TX 75237

Richardson

Dallas County

Tuesday, February 7th, 6:00 PM

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

Weatherford

Parker County

Tuesday, February 7th, 6:00 PM

Weatherford Public Library
1014 Charles St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Duncanville

Dallas and surrounding counties

Tuesday, February 7th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

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

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Dallas

Dallas County

Thursday, February 9th, 6:30 PM

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

Greenville

Hunt County

Monday, February 13th, 6:00 PM

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

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, February 13th, 6:00 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

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

Duncanville

Dallas and surrounding counties

Tuesday, February 14th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

Centro Familiar Cristiano Church
("Una Familia Para Tu Familia")
419 N. Cedar Ridge Drive
Duncanville, TX 75116

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, February 14th, 6:30 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

Christian Service Center
1905 West Pearl Street
Granbury, TX 76048

Denton

Denton County

Wednesday, February 15th, 6:00-8:00 PM

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

Dallas

Dallas County

Wednesday, February 15th, 6:30 PM

CK Family Services
2550 Beckleymeade Avenue #100
Dallas, TX 75237

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Thursday, February 16th, 6:00 PM

Kids First Inc.
4900 SE Loop 820
Fort Worth, TX 76140

Grand Prairie

Dallas and surrounding counties

Thursday, February 16th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

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

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Keller

Tarrant County

Saturday, February 25th, 10:00 AM

Second Story Tarrant County Matching Event
Fellowship of the Parks
9900 N. Beach St.
Keller, TX 76244

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, February 27th, 6:00 PM

Children's Hope
Kaufman County Library 
3790 S. Houston St. 
Kaufman, TX 75142

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, February 27th, 6:00 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

Brazos Christian Church
428 SW Johnson Ave
Burleson, TX 76028

March 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Plano

Collin County

Wednesday, March 1st, 6:30 PM

CK Family Services
710 East Park Boulevard
Plano, TX

Grand Prairie

Dallas and surrounding counties

Thursday, March 2nd, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

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

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Thursday, March 2nd, 6:00 PM

Tarrant ACH
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Arlington

Primarily for counties of Dallas, Collin, Cooke, Wise, Denton, Ellis, Fannin, Hunt, Rockwall, Grayson, Kaufman, and Navarro.

Tarrant and other counties qualify, but will be referred to Our Community, Our Kids.

Monday, March 6th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

DFPS Office
1200 East Copeland Rd.
1st Floor, Room 130
Arlington, TX 76011

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Richardson

Dallas County

Tuesday, March 7th, 6:00 PM

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

Weatherford

Parker County

Tuesday, March 7th, 6:30 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

Weatherford Public Library
1014 Charles St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Duncanville

Dallas and surrounding counties

Tuesday, March 7th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

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

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Denton

Denton County

Thursday, March 9th, 6:00-8:00 PM

DFPS Office
535 S. Loop 288
Denton, TX  76205

Grand Prairie

Dallas and surrounding counties

Thursday, March 9th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

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

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Mineral Wells

Palo Pinto County

Thursday, March 9th, 6:30 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

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

Greenville

Hunt County

Monday, March 13th, 6:00 PM

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

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, March 13th, 6:00 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

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

Duncanville

Dallas and surrounding counties

Tuesday, March 14th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only
(Bilingual Staff Available)

Centro Familiar Cristiano Church
("Una Familia Para Tu Familia")
419 N. Cedar Ridge Drive
Duncanville, TX 75116

Contact Esequiel Sanchez or call (817) 792-4418 if you have any questions.

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, March 14th, 6:30 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

Christian Service Center
1905 West Pearl Street
Granbury, TX 76048

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, March 27th, 6:00 PM

Children's Hope
Kaufman County Library 
3790 S. Houston St. 
Kaufman, TX 75142

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, March 27th, 6:00 PM

Our Community Our Kids (OCOK) Joint Information Meeting

Brazos Christian Church
428 SW Johnson Ave
Burleson, TX 76028

Garland

Dallas County

Tuesday, March 28th, 6:00 PM

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

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Recruitment Staff

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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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