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Region 3

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

If you reside in one of these counties:

  • Tarrant

  • Hood

  • Erath

  • Somervell

  • Parker

  • Palo Pinto

  • Johnson

Our Community, Our Kids is responsible for Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings for your area. Please find more information at www.thefosteringcommunity.org or call 844-644-9240.

For information on fostering or adopting a child from out of state, contact the state ICPC office.

If you reside in one of these counties:

  • Dallas
  • Denton
  • Cooke
  • Wise
  • Fannin
  • Grayson
  • Collin
  • Rockwall
  • Hunt
  • Kaufman
  • Ellis
  • Navarro

Please find Information Meeting details below.

* 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. *

Texas Map divided by  DFPS Regions 1 - Northwest District 2 - Northwest District 3 - Arlington District 4 - East Central District 5 - East Central District 7 - East Central District 6 - Houston District 8 - South Texas District 11 - South Texas District 9 - Northwest District 10 - Northwest District

Recruitment Events and Foster/Adopt Information Meetings:

June 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Garland

Dallas County

Thursday, June 1st, 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting

Jonathan’s Place
6065 Duck Creek Drive
Garland, TX 75043

Richardson

Collin County

Tuesday, June 6th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting

Pathways Youth & Family Services
888 S. Greenville Ave
Suite 127
Richardson, TX 75081

Duncanville

Dallas County

Tuesday, June 6th, 6:30-7:30 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Duncanville Public Library
201 James Collins Blvd.
Duncanville, TX 75116

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 792-4954 if you have any questions.

Denton

Denton County

Thursday, June 8th, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

DFPS Office
535 S. Loop 288
Denton, TX 76205

Contact Jennifer Teele or call (817) 781-2475 if you have any questions.

Grand Prairie

Dallas County

Thursday, June 8th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Tony Shotwell Life Center
2750 Graham Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 792-4954 if you have any questions.

Mineral Wells

Palo Pinto and Parker Counties

Thursday, June 8th, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce
511 E. Hubbard St.
Mineral Wells, TX 76067

Contact Lindsey Stewart or call (817) 502-1332 if you have any questions.

Dallas

Dallas County

Thursday, June 8th, 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Buckner Children and Family Services
5200 S. Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75227

Contact Mayra Vargas or call (214) 319-3455 if you have any questions.

Greenville

Hunt County

Monday, June 12th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting

Children’s Hope
111 Taylor Plaza Dr.
Greenville, TX 75402

Fort Worth

Tarrant County

Monday, June 12th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

ACH (Program Services Bldg., Room 220)
3712 Wichita St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Contact Tara Sims at (682) 808-5055 if you have any questions.

Frisco

Collin County

Monday, June 12th, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Collin Expo Embrace - The Second Story Child to Family Connection

Grace Church
8440 Grace St.
Frisco, TX 75034

Contact Terra Towne at (214) 914-1453 if you have any questions.

Weatherford

Parker County

Monday, June 12th, 6:30 - 8:00 PM

North Side Baptist Church (The Children’s Building, Room 128)
910 N. Main St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

Granbury

Hood County

Tuesday, June 13th, 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Christian Services Center
1905 West Pearl St.
Grandbury, TX 76048

Benbrook

Tarrant County

Saturday, June 17th, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Tarrant Co. Second Story Match Event

HighRidge Church
10100 Rolling Hills Drive
Benbrook, TX

Dallas

Dallas County

Sunday, June 25th, 2:00-3:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting

CK Family Services
2550 Beckleymeade Ave #100
Dallas, TX 75237

Kaufman

Kaufman County

Monday, June 26th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting - Children’s Hope

Kaufman Co. Library
3790 S. Houston St.
Kaufman, TX

Burleson

Johnson County

Monday, June 26th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Brazos Church
428 SW Johnson Ave
Burleson, TX

Cleburne

Johnson County

Thursday, June 29th, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Joint Information Meeting

ACH
1200 W Henderson St.
Suite F
Cleburne, TX 76033

Contact Tara Sims at (682) 808-5055 if you have any questions.

Sherman

Grayson County

Thursday, June 29th, 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Joint Information Meeting - CK Family Services

Sherman Bible
2515 W Lamberth Rd
Sherman, TX 75092

July 2017

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Grand Prairie

Dallas County

Thursday, July 6th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Tony Shotwell Life Center
2750 Graham Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 792-4954 if you have any questions.

Duncanville

Dallas County

Thursday, July 11th, 6:30-8:00 PM

CPS Agency Meeting Only

Duncanville Public Library
201 James Collins Blvd.
Duncanville, TX 75116

Contact La Queena Warren or call (817) 792-4954 if you have any questions.

Heart Gallery

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View our online Heart Gallery:

Heart Gallery of North Texas

Recruitment Staff

Faith-Based Staff

Home Studies

Out of state and private adoption agency families: Please mail or fax your home study to us if you are interested in children from this area. If you are a DFPS family, you do not need to do this since DFPS staff can obtain your study.
Our mailing address:

Department of Family and Protective Services
Recruitment Unit
P. O. Box 200697
Arlington, TX 76006

Region 3 Recruitment Unit:
Phone: (817) 792-4409
Fax: (817) 276-3569

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