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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:

May 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Tyler

Smith County

Monday, May 7th, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

DFPS Office, Room 623
3303 Mineola Hwy
Tyler, TX 75702

Contact: Stephanie Clowers at (903) 203-7713 for more information.

Texarkana

Bowie County

 

Monday, May 7th, 12:00 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                               
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

Please RSVP: Cherrell Stuart at (903) 748-7417

Gilmer

Upshur County

Wednesday, May 9th, 12:00 PM

DFPS Office, Conference Room
324 Yapaco Street
Gilmer, TX 75644

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

Longview

Gregg County

Monday, May 14th, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Joint Inforamtion Meeting

Mobberly Baptist Church
The Bridge Room 103-104
625 E. Loop 281, Longview, Texas 75605

Contact: Tonya Fuller at (903) 216-5878 for more information.

Jacksonville

Cherokee

Thursday, May 31st, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Jacksonville Public Library
502 S Jackson Street
Jacksonville, TX 75766

Contact: Abilgail Sullins at (903) 343-9861

Overton

Rusk County

Thursday, May 31st, 6:00 PM

McMillan Memorial Library
401 S Commerce St
Overton, TX 75684

Contact: Brittney Rountree at (903) 812-3515 for more information.

June 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mt Pleasant

Titus County

 

Tuesday, June 5th, 5:30 PM – 6:30PM

CASA of Titus, Camp and Morris Counties Office
307 E 5th Street
Mount Pleasant, TX 75455

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 577-4577 for more information.

Linden

Cass County

Tuesday, June 5th, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                    
213 N Highway 8
Linden, TX 75563

Contact: La Toyia Bennett at (903) 715-7620 for more information.

Tyler

Smith County

Wednesday, June 27th, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Tyler Junior College West Campus, Room 110
1530 S SW Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701

Contact: Jennie Boulden at (903) 748-7412

July 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Sulphur Springs

Hopkins County

Monday, July 9th, 5:00 pm

DFPS Office
1400 College St, Suite 274
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

Contact: Laci Livingston at (903) 497-2010 for more information.

Texarkana

Bowie County

 

Tuesday, July 24th, 6:00 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                               
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

Please RSVP: Cherrell Stuart at (903) 748-7417

August 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Paris

Lamar County

 

Tuesday, August 7th, 5:30 PM

Health and Human Services Building        
1460 19th NW
Paris, TX  75460

Contact:  Kim Story at (903) 737-0282 or (903) 495-5974

Linden

Cass County

Tuesday, August 7th, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                           
213 N Highway 8
Linden, TX 75563

Contact: La Toyia Bennett at (903) 715-7620 for more information.

September 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mt Pleasant

Titus County

 

Tuesday, September 4th, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                        
303 E 11th St
Mt Pleasant, TX  75455

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 577-4577 for more information.

Texarkana

Bowie County

Wednesday, September 5th, 12:00 pm

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                               
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

Please RSVP: Cherrell Stuart at (903) 748-7417

October 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Linden

Cass County

 

Tuesday, October 9th, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                     
213 N Highway 8
Linden, TX 75563

Contact: La Toyia Bennett at (903) 715-7620 for more information.

November 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Texarkana

Bowie County

 

Thursday, November 1st, 5:30 pm

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                               
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

Please RSVP: Cherrell Stuart at (903) 748-7417

December 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mt Pleasant

Titus County

 

Tuesday, December 4th, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

DFPS (CPS) Office                                                                                                                               
303 E 11th St
Mt Pleasant, TX  75455

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 577-4577 for more information.

 

Heart Gallery

heart gallery

Friday, May 4th to Thursday, May 31st
For the Sake of One
422 Hickory St.
Texarkana, AR 71854

Friday, June 1st to Saturday, June 30th
CASA of Titus, Camp, and Morris Counties
307 E 5th Street
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Thursday, May 17th to Sunday, May 27th
Green Acres Baptist Church
1607 Troup Hwy.
Tyler, TX 75701

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

Faith-Based Staff

Works with Faith Based Organizations, answers questions for the community on how to become foster and adoptive families.

Tonya Fuller, (903) 683-3847

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