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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:

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:

January 2020

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings


Bowie County

Saturday, January 4th, 10:00 am

3103 Summerhill Road
Texarkana, TX 75503

Contact: Andrea Smith at (903) 559-4988


Henderson County

Tuesday, January 14th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Athens CPS Office
420 Athens Brick Rd.
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Adam Hollifield at (903) 916-9966


Gregg County

Friday, January 17th, 12:00 pm

Longview CPS Office
1230 Alpine Rd
Longview, TX 75601

Contact: Tara Allen at (903) 503-4399

Mount Vernon

Franklin County

Monday, January 27th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

Contact: Melinda Stout at (903) 563-0710

February 2020

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mount Pleasant

Titus County

Monday, February 3rd, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

CPS Office
303 E. 11th St.
Mount Pleasant, TX 75455

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 263-3742


Wood County

Monday, February 3rd, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Quitman DFPS Office
305 Goodwin Street
Quitman, TX 75783

Contact: Melinda Stout at (903) 563-0710


Rusk County

Saturday, February 8th, 10:00 am

DFPS Office
700 Zeid Blvd.
Henderson, TX 75652

Contact: Brittney Rountree at (903) 655-6211


Gregg County

Thursday, February 20th, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

CPS Office
2130 Alpine Road
Longview, TX 75601

Contact: La Toyia Smith at (903) 715-7620

Heart Gallery

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View our online Heart Gallery:
Heart Gallery of North East Texas

Recruitment Staff

Answers questions for the community on how to become foster and adoptive families.

Brittney Rountree, (903) 655-6211

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