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Region 2, Abilene 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:

August 2018

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor County

Thursday, August 2nd, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

Wichita Falls

Wichita County

Monday, August 13th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

New Horizons
4722 Taft Blvd., Ste. 8
Wichita Falls, TX 76308

September 2018

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor County

Thursday, September 6th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

October 2018

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor County

Thursday, October 4th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

Wichita Falls

Wichita County

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018, 6:00 pm

Non-Profit Center Second Floor
2301 Kell E Blvd # 218
Wichita Falls, TX 76308

November 2018

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Abilene

Taylor County

Thursday, November 1st, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

St. James United Methodist Church
3100 Barrow St.
Abilene, TX 79605

Wichita Falls

Wichita County

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018, 6:00 pm

Non-Profit Center Second Floor
2301 Kell E Blvd # 218
Wichita Falls, TX 76308

December 2018

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Wichita Falls

Wichita County

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018, 6 pm

Non-Profit Center Second Floor
2301 Kell E Blvd # 218
Wichita Falls, TX 76308

Heart Gallery

EventS

Heart Gallery of North West Texas

The Heart Gallery of North West Texas exists to connect children who are available for adoption, due to abuse or neglect, with loving families who are interested in adoption. This Heart Gallery is a traveling portrait collection. Photographers give their talents to capture the hearts of our children who have entered the care of Child Protective Services. Volunteers give their time and their voices to display these portraits at events, businesses, churches, and organizations. The mission of The Heart Gallery of North West Texas is to help connect waiting children with adoptive parents.

Website coming soon!

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