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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:

 

Please find Information Meeting details below.

  • 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

Belong is responsible for Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings for Region 8b. For additional information please contact Belong’s Chief Operating Officer, Rachel Richter at (210) 454-1213.

Belong 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.

* 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.

July 2021

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Virtual

Bexar County

Thursday, July 16th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

GoToMeeting: Information Meetings

Contact: Diana Menchaca LMSW at (210) 508-2320
Virtual

Bexar County

Monday, July 26th, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

GoToMeeting: Information Meetings

Contact: Diana Menchaca LMSW at (210) 508-2320

August 2021

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Virtual

Bexar County

Thursday, August 12th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Microsoft Teams Information Meetings
Email to register and receive meeting invitation:

Contact: Diana Menchaca LMSW at (210) 508-2320
Virtual

Bexar County

Monday, August 23rd, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Microsoft Teams Information Meetings
Email to register and receive meeting invitation:

Contact: Diana Menchaca LMSW at (210) 508-2320

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