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Region 8, San Antonio and surrounding area

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

If you reside in the county of:

  • Bexar

 

Family Tapestry is responsible for Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings for Bexar County. For additional information please visit: www.familytapestry.org/foster-care 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 regarding Community-Based Care, please visit https://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Protection/Community-Based_Care  

 

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

If you reside in one of these counties:

  • 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.

March 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Pleasanton

Atascosa County

Monday, March 4th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Trinity Baptist Church
1219 N. Bryant
Pleasanton, TX 78064

Contact: David Pate at (210) 508-0986 or (830) 393-5418

Victoria

Victoria County

Tuesday, March 12th, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

New Braunfels

Comal County

Wednesday, March 20th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Contact: Udonna Williams at (830) 608-3244

April 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Gonzales

Gonzales County

Thursday, April 4th, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Gonzales Library
415 St. Matthew St.
Gonzales, TX 78629

Floresville

Wilson County

Monday, April 8th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

DFPS Office
310 Paloma
Floresville, TX 78114

Contact: David Pate at (210) 508-0986 or (830) 393-5418

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, April 11th, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

May 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, May 2nd, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

Pleasanton

Atascosa County
Monday, May 6th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Trinity Baptist Church
1219 N. Bryant
Pleasanton, TX 78064

Contact: David Pate at (210) 508-0986 or (830) 393-5418

New Braunfels

Comal County

Wednesday, May 14th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Contact: Udonna Williams at (830) 608-3244

 

San Antonio Heart Gallery Events

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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