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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:

August 2017

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings


Cass County

Tuesday, August 8th, 12:00 PM

DFPS Office (CPS Office Conference Room)
305 E. Thomas St.
Atlanta, TX 75551

Contact: Cherrell Stuart (903) 791-3277


Harrison County

Tuesday, August 22nd, 12:00 PM                                                       

DFPS Office                                                                                                                                                                    
4105 Victory Drive
Marshall, TX 75672

Contact: Melinda Powell (903) 927-0328


Gregg County

Wednesday, August 23rd, 12:00 PM                                                       

DFPS Office
2130 Alpine Rd
Longview, TX 75601

Contact: Shela Fondel (903) 233-5255

Gun Barrel City

Henderson County

Tuesday, August 29th, 6:00 PM                                                       

The Jalapeno Tree Restaurant
916 W. Main St.
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156

Contact: Danielle Loe (903) 258-5383

September 2017

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mount Pleasant

Titus County

Wednesday, September 6th, 12:00 - 1:00 PM

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

RSVP: Katie Campbell (903) 263-3742


Lamar County

Thursday, September 7th, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Health & Human Services Building (CPS Office)
1460 19th NW
Paris, TX  75460

Contact: Kim Story (903) 737-0282


Gregg County

Thursday, September 14th, 12:00 PM

DFPS Office
2130 Alpine Road
Longview, TX 756021

Contact: Shelly R Johnson (903) 233-5256


Wood County

Monday, September 25th, 5:30 PM

DFPS Office
305 Goodwin
Quitman, TX 75783

Contact: Melinda Stout (903) 563-0710

Heart Gallery

heart gallery

View our online Heart Gallery:

Heart Gallery of North East Texas


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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