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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:

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 for more information.

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.

Longview

Gregg County

Wednesday, August  8th, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mobberly Baptist Church
625 E Loop 281
Longview, TX 75605

Contact:  Tonya Fuller at (903) 216-5878 or (903) 812-3515 for more information.

Wichita Falls

Wichita County

Tuesday, August 14th, 6:00 pm

The Non-Profit Center
2301 Kell E Blvd.
Suite 217 (Second Floor)
Wichita Falls, Texas

Gilmer

Upshur County

Tuesday, August 14th, 12:00 PM

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

Please RSVP: Skye Vetter-Hayes at (903) 843-4206 for more information.

Tyler

Smith County

Wednesday, August 15th, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

DFPS Office, Conference Room 302
3303 Mineola Hwy
Tyler, TX 75702

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

Quitman

Wood County

Monday, October 15th, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Wood County DFPS Office
305 Goodwin
Quitman, TX 75783

Contact: Melinda Stout at (903) 563-0710 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

Mount Vernon

Franklin County

Monday, December 3rd, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Franklin County DFPS Office
606 I-30 West
Mount Vernon, TX 75457

Contact: Melinda Stout at (903) 563-0710 for more information.

Mt Pleasant

Titus County

 

Tuesday, December 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.

Heart Gallery

heart gallery

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

Monday, June 4th to Thursday, July 5th
Bar None Cowboy Church
9162 Hwy. 43
Tatum, TX 75691

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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