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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:

December 2017

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, December 5th, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

*Spanish Speaking Meeting*

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, TX 77054

Contact Alonso Martinez at (713) 394-4232 if you have any questions.                                

Rosenberg

Fort Bend County

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

DFPS Office
1110 Ave. G
Rosenberg, TX 77471

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

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

Collaborative Information Meeting

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, TX 77054

Contact Yolette Sneed at (713) 394-4239 if you have any questions.                                

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, December 12th, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, TX 77054

Contact Yolette Sneed at (713) 394-4239 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, December 12th, 12:30 - 3:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, TX 77054

Contact Yolette Sneed at (713) 394-4239 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, December 16th, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, TX 77054

Contact Yolette Sneed at (713) 394-4239 if you have any questions.

The Woodlands

Montgomery County

Saturday, December 16th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Collaborative Information Meeting

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

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Texas City

Galveston County

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

Texas City Family Center (located on side of building)
2000 Texas Ave
Texas City, TX 77590

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Brookshire

Waller County

Thursday, December 28th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Brookshire Library
3815 6th Street
Brookshire, TX 77423

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

January 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Conroe

Montgomery County

Thursday, January 4th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Collaborative Information Meeting

DFPS Office
2017 N. Frazier, Suite 1
Conroe, Texas 77301
(936) 756-1551

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, January 6th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Collaborative Information Meeting

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, January 11th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Kingwood United Methodist
1799 Woodland Hills Dr
Kingwood, Texas 77339
(281) 358-2137

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Rosenburg

Fort Bend County

Thursday, January 11th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

DFPS Office
1110 Avenue G
Rosenberg, Texas 77471 
(832) 595-3000

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

Wednesday, January 17th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Houston

Harris County

Wednesday, January 17th, 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Conroe

Montgomery County

Thursday, January 18th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm                                            

DFPS Office
2017 N. Frazier, Suite 1
Conroe, Texas 77301
(936) 756-1551

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.   

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, January 20th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Sealy

Austin County

Saturday, January 27th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Gordon Memorial Library                                                                 
917 N. Circle Drive
Sealy, Texas 77474                                                               
(979) 885-7469

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

February 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Brookshire

Waller County

Thursday, February 1st, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Collaborative Information Meeting

Brookshire Library                                                                                     
3815 6th Street
Brookshire, Texas 77423                                                  
(281) 375-5550

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

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

Collaborative Information Meeting

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Texas City

Galveston County

Thursday, February 8th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Texas City Family Center                                                                            
2000 Texas Avenue
Texas City, Texas 77590                                                       
(409) 948-3481

Note: Entrance is located on the side of the building.

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, February 17th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Texas City

Galveston County

Saturday, February 17th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Texas City Family Center                                                                            
2000 Texas Avenue
Texas City, Texas 77590                                                       
(409) 948-3481

Note: Entrance is located on the side of the building.

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Brookshire

Waller County

Thursday, February 22nd, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Brookshire Library                                                                                     
3815 6th Street
Brookshire, Texas 77423                                           
(281) 375-5550

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

March 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Galveston

Galveston County

Thursday, March 1st, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

DFPS Office
123 Rosenberg Avenue
Galveston, Texas 77550
(409) 763-0277

Note: Same building as the Railroad Museum

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

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

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Bellville

Waller County

Saturday, March 10th, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Collaborative Information Meeting

DFPS Office
800 E. Wendt Street
Bellville, Texas 77418
979-865-9168

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Brookshire

Waller County

Thursday, March 15th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Brookshire Library                                                                                     
3815 6th Street
Brookshire, Texas 77423
(281) 375-5550

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, March 17th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

DFPS Office
2525 Murworth Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054

Contact Kenya Ricks-Bonnie at (713) 394-4221 for more information.

Bellville

Waller County

Thursday, March 22nd, 6:30 p.m. -8:30 p.m.

800 E. Wendt Street
Bellville, Texas 77418
(979) 865-9168

Contact Harryl Hale at (281) 847-7061 if you have any questions.

Recruitment Staff

  • Region 6 Foster Care and Adoption Inquiry line: (713) 394-4234
    Staff will answer general questions about becoming a foster and/or adoptive parent.

  • Kenya Ricks-Bonnie, Foster/Adopt Recruiter (Harris County): (713) 394-4221

  • Harryl Hale, Foster/Adopt Recruiter (Outlying Counties): (281) 847-7061

Faith-Based Staff

  • Ashley Smalls, Faith-based Specialist (Harris County): (713) 394-4219 (office) or (713) 410-1384 (cell)

  • Leslie Labarre, Faith-based Specialist (Outlying Counties): (832) 454-7283 (cell)

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