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Region 4, Tyler 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:

February 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mount Pleasant

Titus County

Tuesday, February 5th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Jo’s Downtown Coffee Shop
102 N Jefferson
Mount Pleasant, TX  75455

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 263-3742

Atlanta

Cass County

Thursday, February 7th, 12:00 pm

Atlanta CPS Office
305 E Thomas St.
Atlanta, TX 75751

Contact: La Toyia Bennett-Smith at (903) 715-7620

Gilmer

Upshur County

Wednesday, February 13th, 12:00 pm

Gilmer CPS Office Conference Room
324 Yapaco St.
Gilmer, TX  75644

Contact: Skye Vetter-Hayes at (903) 843-4206 Please RSVP

Athens

Henderson County

Tuesday, February 19th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Athens CPS Office
420 Athens Brick Rd
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Adam Hollifield at (903) 916-9966

Carthage

Panola County

Tuesday, February 26th, 5:00 pm

*CANCELLED*

Sammy Brown Library
319 S Market St.
Carthage, TX 75633

Contact: Melinda Powell (903) 241-2453 if you have any questions.

March 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Texarkana

Bowie County

Monday, March 4th, 12:00 pm

Texarkana CPS Office
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

Contact: Cherrell Stuart at (903) 791-3277

Athens

Henderson County

Wednesday, March 13th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Athens CPS Office
420 Athens Brick Rd
Athens, TX  75751

Contact: Adam Hollifield at (903) 916-9966

April 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Atlanta

Cass County

Thursday, April 11th, 12:00 pm

Atlanta CPS Office
305 E Thomas St.
Atlanta, TX 75751

Contact: La Toyia Bennett-Smith at (903) 715-7620

 

Heart Gallery

heart gallery

September 4th through October 4th
Jo’s Coffee Shop
102 N. Jefferson Ave., Mount Pleasant, TX  75455

View our online Heart Gallery:

Heart Gallery of North East Texas

or

Visit the permanent exhibit located at:
Mobberly Baptist Church
625 E Loop 281
Longview, TX 75605
(903) 663-3100

Recruitment Staff

Answers questions for the community on how to become foster and adoptive families.

Brittney Rountree, (903) 655-6211

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