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Region 8, San Antonio and surrounding area

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

If you reside in Bexar countY If you reside in one of these counties:

Family Tapestry is responsible for Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings for Bexar County. For additional information please visit: or contact Family Tapestry’s Director of Community Engagement, Bethany Evans at (210) 503-4538.

Family Tapestry, is now in a partnership with DFPS as part of Community-Based Care. Community-Based Care is a new way of providing foster care and case management services. It's a community-based approach to meeting the individual and unique needs of children, youth, and families. For more information, visit the Community-Based Care section of the DFPS website.  

For information on fostering or adopting a child from out of state, contact the State Office ICPC.

  • Atascosa
  • Bandera
  • Calhoun
  • Comal
  • DeWitt
  • Dimmit
  • Edwards
  • Frio
  • Gillespie
  • Goliad
  • Gonzales
  • Guadalupe
  • Jackson
  • Karnes
  • Kendall
  • Kerr
  • Kinney
  • La Salle
  • Lavaca
  • Maverick
  • Medina
  • Real
  • Uvalde
  • Val Verde
  • Victoria
  • Wilson
  • Zavala

Please find Information Meeting details below.

Recruitment Staff

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

* 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.*

Texas Map divided by  DFPS Regions 1 - Northwest District 2 - Northwest District 3 - Arlington District 4 - East Central District 5 - East Central District 7 - East Central District 6 - Houston District 8 - South Texas District 11 - South Texas District 9 - Northwest District 10 - Northwest District

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 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings


Victoria County

Thursday, December 12th, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

Contact: Barbara Watson at (361) 571-8209


Medina County

Tuesday, December 17th, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
410 Carter, Room 201
Hondo, TX 78861

Contact: Cheronda Tillman at (210) 246-2199
Call or Text upon arrival.

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.

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