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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:

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 for more information.

Athens

Henderson County

Wednesday, September 26th, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Sand Springs Baptist Church
1212 FM 1616
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Kristi Haxton at (903) 603-5482 for more infomration.

Tyler

Smith County

Wednesday, September 26th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
                                                   

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

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

Longview

Gregg County

Thursday, September 27th, 5:00pm
                                                   

DFPS Office
2130 Alpine Road
Longview, TX 75601

Contact: Shelly Johnson at (903) 233-5256 for more information.

Overton

Rusk County

Thursday, September 27th, 6:00 pm                                                   

McMillan Memorial Library
401 S Commerce St
Overton, TX 75684

Contact:  Brittney Rountree at (903) 655-6211 for more information.

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.

Athens

Henderson County

Wednesday, October 24th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Sand Springs Baptist Church
1212 FM 1616
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Kristi Haxton at (903) 603-5482 for more infomration.

Henderson

Rusk County

Saturday, October 27th, 10:00 am                                                       

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                                      
700 Zeid Blvd
Henderson, TX 75652

Contact:  Brittney Rountree at (903) 655-6211 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 for more information.

Tyler

Smith County

Thursday, November 8th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm                                                   

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

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

Athens

Henderson County

Wednesday, November 28th, 12:00 pm- 1:30 pm

Sand Springs Baptist Church
1212 FM 1616
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Kristi Haxton at (903) 603-5482 for more infomration.

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.

Mount 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.

Longview

Gregg County

Thursday, December 13th, 12:00 pm                                                   

DFPS Office
2130 Alpine Road
Longview, TX 75601

Contact: Shelly Johnson at (903) 233-5256 for more information.

Athens

Henderson County

Wednesday, December 19th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Sand Springs Baptist Church
1212 FM 1616
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Kristi Haxton at (903) 603-5482 for more infomration.

Heart Gallery

heart gallery

September 4th through October 4th
Jo’s Coffee Shop
102 N. Jefferson Ave., Mt. Pleasant, TX  75455

September 12th
Cheatham Memorial Methodist Church
205 S. Houston St., Edgewood, TX 75117

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

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