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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:

February 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Atlanta



Cass County

Monday, February 5th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
                                                   

DFPS Office
305 E. Thomas St.
Atlanta, Texas 75551

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

Gilmer

 

Upshu County

 

Wednesday, February 7th, 12:00 pm

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

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

Tyler


Smith County

Monday, February 12th, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
                                                       
DFPS Office, Small Conference Room 623    
3303 Mineola Hwy
Tyler, TX  75702

Contact: Stephanie Clowers at (903) 203-7713

Longview


Gregg County

Thursday, February 15th, 4:00 pm

DFPS Office
2130 Alpine Rd
Longview, TX 75601

Contact: Shela Fondel at (903) 233-5255

March 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Texarkana

Bowie

Thursday, March 1st, 5:00 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                               
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

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

Mt Pleasant

Titus County

Tuesday, March 6th, 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.

Paris

Lamar County

 

Tuesday, March 6th, 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.

Tyler

Smith

Wednesday, March 21st, 12:00 PM

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

Contact: Jennie Boulden at (903) 748-7412 for more information.

April 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Linden

Cass

 

Monday April 9th, 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.

Sulphur Springs

Hopkins County

Monday, April 16th, 5:00 PM

DFPS Office, Conference Room 216
1400 College St, Suite 274
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

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

May 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Texarkana

Bowie County

 

Thursday, May 7th, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                               
3103 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75501

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

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.

June 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mt Pleasant

Titus County

 

Tuesday, June 5th, 5:30 PM – 6:30PM

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

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

Linden

Cass

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.

July 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

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

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

 

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

 

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

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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