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Region 6, Houston 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. *

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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 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, October 5th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Harris County Education Center
6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX 77022 

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

The Woodlands

Montgomery County

Saturday, October 5th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

South Regional Public Library
2101 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, October 10th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Agape Church                       
12320 Beechnut St.
Houston, TX 77072

Rosenburg

Fort Bend County

Thursday, October 10th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Texas Dept. of Family & Protective Services
1110 Avenue G
Rosenburg, TX 77340

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies. Please RSVP.

Pearland

Brazoria County

Wednesday, October 16th,   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Pearland Public Library
3522 Liberty Drive
Pearland, TX 77581

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, October 22nd, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

DFPS Office, Room D-36
2525 Murworth
Houston, TX 77054 

Sealy

Austin County

Thursday, October 24th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Gordon Memorial Public Library
917 N. Circle Drive
Sealy, TX 77474

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, October 26th, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

November 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, November 2nd, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Harris County Education Center
6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX 77022 

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

Liberty

Liberty County

Saturday, November 2nd, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Texas Dept. of Family & Protective Services
1405 Monta Street
Liberty, TX 77575

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, November 7th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

DFPS Office, Room D-36
2525 Murworth
Houston, TX 77054 

Sealy

Austin County

Thursday, November 7th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Gordon Memorial Public Library
917 N. Circle Drive
Sealy, TX 77474

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, November 12th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Doss Activity Building
2500 Frick Road
Houston, TX 77038

Sealy

Austin Count

Thursday, November 14th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Gordon Memorial Public Library 
917 N. Circle Drive
Sealy, TX 77474


This date is open for collaboration with other Child Placement Agencies. Agency representatives please email Harryl Hale if you plan to attend.   

Texas City

Galveston County

Thursday, November 21st, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Texas Dept. of Family & Protective Services
2000 Texas Avenue, Suite 800
Texas City, TX 77590

Entrance is located on the side of the strip center building.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, November 23rd, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

December 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Rosenberg

Fort Bend County

Thursday, December 5th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Texas Dept. of Family & Protective Services
1110 Avenue G.
Rosenberg, TX 77340

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, December 7th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Harris County Education Center
6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX 77022 

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

Texas City

Galveston County

Saturday, December 7th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Texas Dept. of Family & Protective Services
2000 Texas Avenue, Suite 800
Texas City, TX 77590

Entrance is located on the side of the strip center building.

Pearland

Brazoria County

Monday, December 9th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Pearland Public Library
3522 Liberty Drive
Pearland, TX 77581

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, December 10th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Doss Activity Building
2500 Frick Road
Houston, TX 77038

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, December 12th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

DFPS Office, Room D-36
2525 Murworth
Houston, TX 77054 

The Woodlands

Montgomery County

Thursday, December 19th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

South Regional Public Library
2101 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380

This date is open for collaboration with other Child Placement Agencies. Agency representatives please let me know if you are planning to attend.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, December 28th, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

 

Recruitment Staff

  • Michele Broussard, Foster/Adopt Development Specialist (Harris County): (713) 394-4262
  • Elizabeth Bolling, Foster/Adopt Specialist (Harris County): (713) 394-4227
  • Harryl Hale, Foster/Adopt Recruiter (Outlying Counties): (281) 847-7061

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