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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. *

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Recruitment Events and Foster/Adopt Information Meetings:

May 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, May 5th, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Floresville

Wilson County

Monday, May, 7th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
310 Paloma
Floresville, Texas 78114

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

Jourdanton

Atascosa County

Friday, May 11th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Jourdanton Community Library
1101 Campbell Ave
Jourdanton, TX 78026

Kerrville

Kerr County

Saturday, May 12th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library
505 Water Street
Kerrville, Texas 78028

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, May 17th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

New Braunfels

Comal County

Monday, May 21st, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

Contact: Udonna Williams at 830.608.3244 for more information.

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, May 21st, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Victoria Library
301 N Main St
Victoria, TX 77901

Del Rio

Val Verde County

Thursday, May 31st, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Val Verde County Library
300 Spring Street
Del Rio, TX 78840

June 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, June 2nd, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Pleasanton

Atascosa County

Monday, June, 4th, 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.

Gonzales

Gonzales County

Monday, June 11th, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Gonzales Library
301 St. Joseph Street
Gonzales, TX 78629

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Tuesday, June 12th, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Texas Lutheran University, Dunne Conference Room
Tschoepe Hall, Room 115
1000 W. Court Street
Seguin, TX  78155

Prior to attending, please contact Udonna Williams by email or at (830) 608-3244 for a Campus Map and Parking Permit.

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Wednesday, June 13th, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Texas Lutheran University, Dunne Conference Room
Tschoepe Hall, Room 115
1000 W. Court Street
Seguin, TX  78155

Prior to attending, please contact Udonna Williams by email or at (830) 608-3244 for a Campus Map and Parking Permit.

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, June 14th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, Texas 77901

Contact: Barbara Watson at (361) 571-8209 for more information.

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Thursday, June 14th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
612 Jefferson St.
Seguin, Texas 78155

New Braunfels

Comal County

Saturday, June 16th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

New Braunfels Public Library
700 E Common Street
New Braunfels, Texas 78130

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, June 21st, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Uvalde

Uvalde County

Wednesday, June 27th, 3:30 pm - 8:00pm

DFPS Office
Conference RM 122
112 Joe Carper Drive
Uvalde, TX 78801

July 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Floresville

Wilson County

Monday, July 2nd, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
310 Paloma
Floresville, Texas 78114

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

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, July 7th, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Yoakum

Lavaca County

Thursday, July 12th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

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

Hondo

Medina County

Saturday, July 14th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Hondo Library
2003 Avenue K
Hondo, Texas 78861

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, July 19th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Pearsall

Frio County

Saturday, July 21st, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Pearsall Public Library
200 E. Trinity Street
Pearsall, Texas 78061

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, July 23rd, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Victoria Mall
7800 N Navarro
Victoria, TX 77904

Nixon

Gonzales County

Wednesday, July 25th, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Aphne Pattillo Nixon Public Library
401 N. Nixon Ave.
Nixon, Texas 78140

Contact: Barbara Watson at (361) 571-8209 for more information.

New Braunfels

Comal County

Monday, July 30th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

Contact: Udonna Williams at 830.608.3244 for more information.

August 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Del Rio

Val Verde County

Thursday, August 2nd, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Val Verde County Library
300 Spring Street
Del Rio, TX 78840

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, August 4th, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Pleasanton

Atascosa County

Monday, August 6th, 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.

Port Lavaca

Calhoun County

Tuesday, August 7th, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Calhoun County AGRILIFE Extension 
186 Co Rd 101
Port Lavaca, TX 77979

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, August 9th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Victoria Public Library
302 N Main Street
Victoria, TX 77901

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Thursday, August 9th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
612 Jefferson St.
Seguin, Texas 78155

Cuero

DeWitt County

Monday, August 13th, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Cuero Library
207 E Main St.
Cuero, TX 77954

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, August 16th, 6:00 am - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Saturday, August 25th, 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Seguin Library
313 W Nolte Street
Seguin, Texas 78155

September 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Uvalde

Uvalde County

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

El Progreso Memorial Library
301 W Main Street
Uvalde, TX 78801

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, September 8th, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Pearsall

Frio County

Thursday, September 13th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Pearsall Public Library
200 E. Trinity Street
Pearsall, Texas 78061

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, September 20th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

New Braunfels

Comal County

Monday, September 24th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

Contact: Udonna Williams at 830.608.3244 for more information.

October 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, October 04th, 6:30-8:30 pm

DFPS Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, October 6th, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Kerrville

Kerrville County

Saturday, October 13th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library
505 Water Street
Kerrville, Texas 78028

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, October 18th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Thursday, October 18th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
612 Jefferson St.
Seguin, Texas 78155

Jourdanton

Atascosa County

Friday, October 26th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Jourdanton Community Library
1101 Campbell Ave
Jourdanton, TX 78026

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Saturday, October 27th, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Seguin Library
313 W Nolte Street
Seguin, Texas 78155

November 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, November 1st, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Victoria Public Library
302 N Main Street
Victoria, TX 77901

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, November 3rd, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Uvalde

Uvalde County

Thursday, November 8th, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

El Progreso Memorial Library
301 W Main Street
Uvalde, TX 78801

Edna

Jackson County

Thursday, November 8th, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Edna AGRILIFE Extension
411 N Wells
Edna, TX 77957

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, November 15th, 6:00 am - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

December 2018

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

San Antonio

Bexar County

Saturday, December 1st, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

Yoakum

Lavaca County

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

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

Hondo

Medina County

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

Hondo Library
2003 Avenue K
Hondo, Texas 78861

San Antonio

Bexar County

Thursday, December 20th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

DFPS Office
3635 S.E. Military Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78223

San Antonio Heart Gallery Events

Date & Location

EventS

San Antonio

Bexar County

 

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

Faith-Based Staff

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