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Region 8, San Antonio 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. *

*Meeting will start promptly at the designated time. A fifteen minute grace period is given; thereafter participants will not be permitted to enter.*

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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:

October 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Victoria

Victoria County

Infromation meeting flyer

Thursday, October 4th, 1:30-3:30 pm

Houston House Apartments
103 Cornwall Drive
Victoria, TX 77904

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, October 6th, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Pleasanton

Atascosa County

Monday, October 8th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Trinity Baptist Church
1219 N. Bryant
Pleasanton, Texas 78064

Contact: D. N. Pate at (210) 508-0986 (cell) or (830) 393-5418 (office) for more information.

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Thursday, October 11th, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

First United Methodist Church
710 N. Austin St.
Seguin, Texas 78155

Contact: Udonna Williams at (830) 608-3244 for more information

Kerrville

Kerrville County

Saturday, October 13th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library
505 Water Street
Kerrville, Texas 78028

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, October 18th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Thursday, October 18th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
612 Jefferson St.
Seguin, Texas 78155

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, October 18th, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

University of Houston- Victoria
3007 N Ben Wilson St.
Victoria, TX 77901

LOCATION:  Multipurpose Room on the first floor of the University North building, building 3 on the map at this link https://www.uhv.edu/media/uhv/content-assets/images/ABT/campusmap.jpg
Special event parking is in Lot T, adjacent to our fenced-in soccer field, The Cage. However, parking is free and open on this campus, so as long as you do not park in a spot marked as Reserved, you will be fine.

Jourdanton

Atascosa County

Friday, October 19th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Jourdanton Community Library
1101 Campbell Ave
Jourdanton, TX 78026

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Saturday, October 20th, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Seguin Library
313 W Nolte Street
Seguin, Texas 78155

Uvalde

Uvalde County

Foster Care and Adoption Meeting October 25

Thursday, October 25th, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

El Progresso Library
301 W Main Street
Uvalde, TX 78801

November 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, November 1st, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Victoria Public Library
302 N Main Street
Victoria, TX 77901

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, November 3rd, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

*CANCELLED*

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Floresville

Wilson County

Monday, November 5th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
310 Paloma
Floresville, Texas 78114

Contact: D. N. Pate at (210) 508-0986 (cell) or (830) 393-5418 (office) for more information.

Pearsall

Frio County

Wednesday, November 7th, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm (stop in at any time-come and go!)

Pearsall Public Library
200 E Trinity Street
Pearsall, TX 78061

Uvalde

Uvalde County

Thursday, November 8th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

El Progreso Memorial Library
301 W Main Street
Uvalde, TX 78801

Edna

Jackson County

Thursday, November 8th, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Edna AGRILIFE Extension
411 N Wells
Edna, TX 77957

Hondo

Medina County

November Foster Care and Adoption Information Meeting

Tuesday, November 20th, 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm (stop in at any time-come and go!)

Hondo Public Library
2003 Avenue K
Hondo, TX 78861

December 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Pleasanton

Atascosa County

Monday, December 3rd, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Trinity Baptist Church
1219 N. Bryant
Pleasanton, Texas 78064

Contact: D. N. Pate at (210) 508-0986 (cell) or (830) 393-5418 (office) for more information.

Yoakum

Lavaca County

Thursday, December 6th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Carl & Mary Welhausen Library
810 Front Street
Yoakum, TX 77995

Hondo

Medina County

Saturday, December 8th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Hondo Library
2003 Avenue K
Hondo, Texas 78861

San Antonio Heart Gallery Events

Date & Location

EventS

San Antonio

Bexar County

 

Heart Gallery Exhibits
Come view photos of children awaiting adoptive families.

San Antonio Heart Gallery
Click on link to see photos of some of the children available for adoption.

Recruitment Staff:

  • General questions, (210) 337-3117
  • Cheronda Tillman, Foster Care and Adoption Recruiter, (210) 337-3528

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