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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:

August 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mount Pleasant

Titus County

Tuesday, August 6th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Jo’s Downtown Coffee Shop
102 N Jefferson
Mount Pleasant, TX 75455

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 263-3742

Atlanta

Cass County

Thursday, August 7th, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Atlanta DFPS Office
305 E Thomas St.
Atlanta, TX 75551

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

Bogata

Red River County

Monday, August 19th, 5:30 pm

Bogata First Assembly of God
640 Mount Pleasant Rd.
Bogata, TX 75417

Contact: Katie Campbell at (903) 263-3742

Texarkana

Miller County, Arkansas

Thursday, August 22nd, 6:30 pm

Cathedral Heights Church
4010 Fairground Road
Texarkana, AR 71854

Contact: Andrea Smith at (903) 559-4988

Athens

Henderson County

Thursday, August 29th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Athens CPS Office
420 Athens Brick Rd
Athens, TX 75751

Contact: Adam Hollifield at (903) 916-9966

September 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Longview

Gregg County

Wednesday, September 4th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Mobberly Baptist Church
The Bridge Room 105
625 E Loop 281
Longview, TX 75605

Contact: Tonya Fuller at (903) 216-5878 or (903) 503-4399

Texarkana

Miller County, Arkansas

Thursday, September 5th, 6:30 pm

Christ United Methodist
5204 Rondo
Texarkana, AR 71854

Contact: Andrea Smith (903) 559-4988

Tyler

Smith County

Friday, September 6th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Central Baptist Church
Adult Education Building - Gideon Classroom
1343 E. Grande Blvd
Tyler, TX 75703

Contact: Stephanie Clowers at (903) 203-7713

Atlanta

Cass County

Thursday, September 12th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Atlanta DFPS Office
305 E Thomas St
Atlanta, TX 75551

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

Marshall

Harrison County

Thursday, September 12th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

DFPS Office
4105 Victory Drive
Marshall, TX 75672

Contact Melinda Powell at (903) 241-2453 if you have any questions.

Texarkana

Miller County, Arkansas

Sunday, September 22nd, 2:30 pm

For the Sake of One
422 Hickory
Texarkana, AR 71854

Contact: Andrea Smith at (903) 599-4988

Athens

Henderson County

Tuesday, September 24th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Athens CPS Office
420 Athens Brick Rd
Athens, TX  75751

Contact: Adam Hollifield at (903) 916-9966

October 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Mount Vernon

Franklin County

Monday, October 7th, 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

 

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Recruitment Staff

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

Brittney Rountree, (903) 655-6211

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