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Region 7, Austin and surrounding area

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

* If accommodations 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:

November 2017

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Brenham

Washington County

Tuesday, November 7th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
2248 S. Market Street
Brenham, TX 77833

Contact: Christi Yackel at (979) 830-6121 (office) or (979) 203-6931 (cell) with any questions.

College Station

Brazos County

Thursday, November 9th, 6:00 pm

Aldersgate United Methodist Church
2201 Earl Rudder Freeway
College Station, TX 77845

Contact: Benjamin Glade at (979) 324-0518 if you have any questions.

Waco

McLennan County

Monday, November 13th, 5:30 pm

DFPS Office
801 Austin Avenue
Suite B-30
Waco, TX 76701

Contact: Regena Robinson at (254) 931-6358 if you have any questions.

Temple

Bell County

Tuesday, November 14th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
4501 South General Bruce Drive
Suite 20
Temple, TX 76502

Contact: Jenny Sykes at (254) 247-5398 or Katy Haydon (254) 449-4792 if you have any questions.

Austin (North)

Travis County

Tuesday, November 14th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
14000 Summit Dr.
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78728

Contact: Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834 -4705 if you have any questions.

Austin (South)

Travis County

Tuesday, November 14th, 6:00 pm

Bannockburn Church
7100 Brodie Ln.
Austin, TX 78745

Contact: Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834 -4705 if you have any questions.

December 2017

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Killeen

Bell County

Monday, December 4th, 6:00 PM
DFPS Office
405 E Elms Road
Killeen, TX 76542

Contact: Michelle Carr at (254) 228-7214 or Therza Adkins at (254) 291-1295 for more information.

Bastrop

Bastrop County

Thursday, December 7th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
3809 Loop 150 E
Bastrop, TX 78602

Contact: Julianne Urban at (512) 629-7235 if you have any questions

Waco

McLennan County

Monday, December 11th, 5:30 pm

DFPS Office
801 Austin Avenue
Suite B-30
Waco, TX 76701

Contact: Dawn Engeldinger at (254) 716-6618 if you have any questions

Georgetown

Williamson County

Monday, December 11th, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Georgetown Health Foundation - Community Room
2423 Williams Drive
Suite 101
Georgetown, TX 78628

Please contact Albert Lucio at (512) 954-5466 to R.S.V.P as there is limited seating

Austin (North)

Travis County

Tuesday, December 12th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
14000 Summit Dr.
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78728

Contact: Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834 -4705 if you have any questions.

Austin (South)

Travis County

Tuesday, December 12th, 6:00 pm

Bannockburn Church
7100 Brodie Ln.
Austin, TX 78745

Contact: Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834 -4705 if you have any questions.

Bryan

Brazos County

Thursday, December 14th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
2400 Osborn Lane
Bryan, TX 77803

Contact: Kelsie Locklin at (979) 213-0417 if you have any questions.

January 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Georgetown

Williamson County

Monday, January 8, 6:00 pm

Georgetown Health Foundation - Community Room
2423 Williams Drive
Suite 137
Georgetown, TX 78628

Please contact Albert Lucio at (512) 954-5446 or Tiffany Cook at (254) 319-6178 to R.S.V.P. as there is limited seating.

Waco

McLennan County

Monday, January 8, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
801 Austin Ave
Suite B-30
Waco, TX 7671

Contact Kara Crawford at (254) 717-3886 if you have any questions.

Austin (North)

Travis County

Tuesday, January 9, 6:00 pm
DFPS Office
14000 Summit Drive
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78728

Ccontact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 if you have any questions.

Austin (South)

Travis County

Tuesday, January 9, 6:00 pm
Bannockburn Church
7100 Brodie Lane
Austin, TX 78745

Contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 if you have any questions.

Brenham

Washington County

Tuesday, January 9, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
2248 South Market Street
Brenham, TX 77833

Contact Christi Yackel at (979) 203-6931 if you have any questions.

Bryan

Brazos County

Thursday, January 11, 6:00 pm

Aldersgate United Methodist Church
2201 Earl Rudder Freeway
College Station, TX 77845

Contact Benjamin Glade at (979) 324-0518 for any questions.

Lampasas

Lampasas County

Saturday, January 13, 6:00 pm
DFPS Office
204 Riverview Drive
Lampasas, TX 76550

Contact Anne Curtis at (512) 564-0379 or Kathaleen Kilpatric-Johnson at (512) 839-3304 if you have any questions.

Bastrop

Bastrop County

Monday, January 29, 6:00 pm
DFPS Office
3809 East Loop 150
Suite 102
Bastrop, TX 78602

Contact Julianne Urban at (512) 629-7235 for any questions.

February 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Temple

Bell County

Wednesday, February 7, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office     
4501 South General Bruce Drive
Suite 20
Temple, TX 76502

Contact Jenny Sykes at (254) 247-5398or Katy Haydon (254)449-4792 if you have any questions.

Bryan

Brazos County

Thursday, February 8, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
2400 Osborn
Bryan, TX 77803

Contact Kelsie Locklin at (979) 213-0417 if you have any questions.

Waco

McLennan County

Monday, February 12, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
801 Austin Avenue
Suite B-30
Waco, TX 76701

Contact Sherry Harris at (254) 495-9653 if you have any questions.

Austin (North)

Travis County

Tuesday, February 13, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
14000 Summit Drive
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78728

Contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 if you have any questions.

Austin (South)

Travis County

Tuesday, February 13, 6:00 pm

Bannockburn Church
7100 Brodie Lane
Austin, TX 78745

Contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 if you have any questions.

 

Heart Gallery

heart Gallery

The Heart Gallery of Central Texas

View portraits of and learn more about children waiting for adoption in Central Texas.

 

Recruitment Staff:

Faith-Based Staff

  • Teoahnna Mayo, Faith-based Recruiter/Austin and surrounding counties, (254) 220-6819

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