map Region 1 includes Armstrong, Bailey, Briscoe, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hockley, Hutchinson, King, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Moore, Motley, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Terry, Wheeler, and Yoakum counties Region 2 includes Archer, Baylor, Brown, Callahan, Clay, Coleman, Comanche, Cottle, Eastland, Fisher, Foard, Hardeman, Haskell, Jack, Jones, Kent, Knox, Mitchell, Montague, Nolan, Runnels, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger, and Young counties Region 3 includes Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Fannin, Grayson, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise counties Region 4 includes Anderson, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Delta, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Henderson, Hopkins, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Panola, Rains, Red River, Rusk, Smith, Titus, Upshur, Van Zandt, and Wood counties Region 5 includes Angelina, Hardin, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, and Tyler counties Region 6 includes Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Colorado, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Walker, Waller, and Wharton counties Region 7 includes Bastrop, Bell, Blanco, Bosque, Brazos, Burleson, Burnet, Caldwell, Coryell, Falls, Fayette, Freestone, Grimes, Hamilton, Hays, Hill, Lampasas, Lee, Leon, Limestone, Llano, Madison, McLennan, Milam, Mills, Robertson, San Saba, Travis, Washington, and  Williamson counties Region 8 includes Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, 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, and Zavala counties Region 9 includes Andrews, Borden, Coke, Concho, Crane, Crockett, Dawson, Ector, Gaines, Glasscock, Howard, Irion, Kimble, Loving, Martin, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Midland, Pecos, Reagan, Reeves, Schleicher, Sterling, Sutton, Terrell, Tom Green, Upton, Ward, and Winkler counties Region 10 includes Brewster, Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, and Presidio counties Region 11 includes Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Cameron, Duval, Hidalgo, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, San Patricio, Starr, Webb, Willacy, and Zapata counties

find your DFPS region by county

Volunteers play an important role in helping DFPS accomplish its mission to protect our most vulnerable Texans. Local volunteer and community engagement coordinators can help you find a volunteer opportunity in your area, or help you make a non-monetary donation to a resource room.

Coordinators are listed by region and DFPS program:

City/Region Program Name Telephone
Lubbock - Region 1 APS Sue Ellen Stalder (432) 227-9502
Lubbock - Region 1 CPS Paige Belew (806) 472-5099
Abilene - Region 2 APS Sue Ellen Stalder (432) 227-9502
Abilene - Region 2 CPS Kathy Rios (940) 249-0260
Dallas/Fort Worth - Region 3 APS Lisa Scruggs (817) 487-6426
Dallas/Fort Worth - Region 3 APS Katrina Wall (469) 600-4961
Dallas - Region 3 East
Dallas, Collin, and eastern outlying counties
CPS Johnnae Jones-Cortez, primary contact (214) 689-7225
Dallas - Region 3 East
Dallas, Collin, and eastern outlying counties
CPS Bobby Chesher, secondary contact (972) 795-6516
Fort Worth - Region 3 West
Tarrant, Denton, and western outlying counties
CPS Stacey Jourdain (817) 792-5274
Tyler - Region 4 APS Stephanie McCoy (903)567-0233
Tyler - Region 4 CPS Rosemary Torres, primary contact (903) 806-1638
Tyler - Region 4 CPS Nancy Mumford (903) 885-9561
Beaumont - Region 5 APS Tracey Belin (936) 488-0196
Beaumont - Region 5 CPS Angel Gillispie, primary contact (903) 553-1604
Beaumont - Region 5 CPS Nancy Mumford (903) 885-9561
Houston - Region 6 APS Mary Anderson (713)-413-7029
Houston - Region 6 APS Rachel Portnoy (713) 767-2762
Houston - Region 6
Harris County
CPS Josie Jones (713) 394-4051
Houston - Region 6
Houston suburbs
CPS Evelyn Jacobs (832) 449-0643
Austin - Region 7 APS Samuel Cortina (512) 965-3194
Austin - Region 7 CPS Lauren McBee (254) 899-5087
San Antonio - Region 8 APS Lisa Senteno (210) 337-3246
San Antonio - Region 8 CPS Kimberly Hill (210) 337-3034
Midland - Region 9 APS Sue Ellen Stalder (432) 227-9502
Midland - Region 9 CPS Marci Leffler (432) 368-2605
El Paso - Region 10 APS Graciela Ortiz (915) 834-5772
El Paso - Region 10 CPS Sonia Avila (915) 996-3458
Corpus Christi - Region 11 APS Gustavo Salinas (956) 316-8348
Corpus Christi - Region 11 CPS Monica Alaniz (361) 290-2365
Edinburg - Region 11 CPS Sylvia Hernandez (361) 290-2365
Child Care Investigations CCI Kai Coates (512) 671-0151
State Office DFPS Rachel Naron (512) 438-4891
Statewide Intake SWI Porscha Roney (512) 929-6958
Texas Youth Helpline SWI Tammie Adams (512) 929-6448