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Region 8, San Antonio 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. *

*Meeting will start promptly at the designated time. A fifteen minute grace period is given; thereafter participants will not be permitted to enter.*

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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:

December 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings


Atascosa County

Monday, December 3rd, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Trinity Baptist Church
1219 N. Bryant
Pleasanton, Texas 78064

Contact: D. N. Pate at (210) 508-0986 (cell) or (830) 393-5418 (office) for more information.


Lavaca County

Thursday, December 6th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Carl & Mary Welhausen Library
810 Front Street
Yoakum, TX 77995


Medina County

Saturday, December 8th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Hondo Library
2003 Avenue K
Hondo, Texas 78861

January 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings


Victoria County

Thursday, January 3rd, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

New Braunfels

Comal County

Wednesday, January 16th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
115 Green Valley E., #200
New Braunfels, TX 78130

Contact: Udonna Williams at (830) 608-3244

February 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings


Victoria County

Thursday, February 21st, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

Port Lavaca

Calhoun County

Thursday, February 28th, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Port Lavaca Library
200 W Mahan St.
Port Lavaca, TX 77979


San Antonio Heart Gallery Events


Heart Gallery Exhibits
Come view photos of children awaiting adoptive families.

San Antonio Heart Gallery
Click on link to see photos of some of the children available for adoption.

Recruitment Staff:

  • General questions, (210) 337-3117
  • Cheronda Tillman, Foster Care and Adoption Recruiter, (210) 337-3528

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