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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 2020

Location

Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

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

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Monday, October 5th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Wednesday, October 7th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

This is a virtual meeting for residents who reside in the following counties: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Fort Bend, Galveston, Liberty, Montgomery, Matagorda, Walker, Waller and Wharton

Harris County Residents: Please contact Alondra Torres

Thursday, October 8th, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm (CDT)

*Registration for this meeting is full*

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting

You will receive the link and password  for the meeting after you have been assigned to the meeting and have completed an inquiry form. Limited slots are available
Please join this meeting from your computer or tablet.

Please include your phone number and the county that you live in. If the slots are full, you will have to schedule for another meeting.

Please RSVP to Harryl Hale at (713) 553-6989

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Tuesday, October 13th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Thursday, October 15th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Wednesday, October 21st, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

This is a virtual meeting for residents who reside in the following counties: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Fort Bend, Galveston, Liberty, Montgomery, Matagorda, Walker, Waller and Wharton

Harris County Residents: Please contact Alondra Torres

Saturday, October 24th , 11:00 am – 12:30 pm (CDT)

*Registration for this meeting is full*

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting

You will receive the link and password  for the meeting after you have been assigned to the meeting and have completed an inquiry form. Limited slots are available
Please join this meeting from your computer or tablet.

Please include your phone number and the county that you live in. If the slots are full, you will have to schedule for another meeting.

Please RSVP to Harryl Hale at (713) 553-6989

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Saturday, October 24th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Collaborative meeting (with agencies that contract with the State)
Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Monday, October 26th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Online

Harris County Residents only. Residents of an Outlying County Must Attend a Meeting from that Area.

Wednesday, October 28th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Foster/Adopt Virtual Information Meeting
Limited slots are available.

Please contact Alondra Torres to complete an inquiry form and schedule a meeting.

Recruitment Staff

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

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