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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:

August 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, August 3rd, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

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

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

Bay City

Matagorda County

Saturday, August 10th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bay City Library                       
1100 7th Street
Bay City, TX 77414                                                                                  

Contact: (979) 245-6931

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, August 13th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

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

*This is a Spanish speaking meeting.*

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, August 15th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Doss Activity Building
2500 Frick Road
Houston, TX 77038

Hempstead

Waller County

Thursday, August 15th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Cooperative Extension Office
846 6th Street
Hempstead, TX  77445              

Contact: Cindy McCorkle at (979) 826-7651 with any questions

This date is open for collaboration with other Child Placement Agencies. Please RSVP before your agency representatives attend so that the necessary accommodations can be made.

Anahuac

Chambers County

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

Chambers Public Library
202 Cummings Street
Anahuac, TX 77514

Contact: (409) 267-2550

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, August 24th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

Mont Belvieu

Chambers County

Thursday, August 29th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

First United Methodist Church Mont Belvieu
10629 Eagle Drive
Mont Belvieu, TX 77523

Contact: (281) 576-1832

September 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Anahuac

Chambers County

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

Chambers Public Library
202 Cummings Street
Anahuac, TX 77514

Contact: (409) 267-2550

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, September 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.

Rosenburg

Fort Bend County

Thursday, September 12th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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

Houston

Harris County

Monday, September 16th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Royalwood Church                       
7803 Uvalde Rd.
Houston, TX 77049

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, September 19th, 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

Saturday, September 21st, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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

Contact: (936) 442-7727

Pearland

Brazoria County

Monday, September 23rd,  6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Pearland Public Library
3522 Liberty Drive
Pearland, TX 77581

Contact: (281) 652-1677    

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

Houston

Harris County

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

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

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

Contact: (936) 442-7727

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

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

Contact: (281) 652-1677

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

Contact: (979) 885-7469

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

 

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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