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Region 4, Tyler 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. *

These information meetings are open to all the Region 4’s counties of 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. If you live outside this area, please select your region using the map below.

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.

August 2022

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Virtual

Bowie and Surrounding Region 4 Counties

Wednesday, August 3rd, 12:00 pm

Region 4 Information Meeting Flyer

Microsoft Teams meeting
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Click here to join the meeting
Or call in (audio only)
+1 469-998-7368,,517921088#   United States, Dallas
Phone Conference ID: 517 921 088#
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RSVP to Andrea Smith at (903) 559-4988

Henderson

Rusk and Surrounding Region 4 Counties

Thursday, August 11th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

This Information Meeting will be held in person at:                        
Henderson DFPS Office
700 Zeid Blvd.
Henderson, TX 75652

Please RSVP to attend to (430) 244-0461 or (903) 530-9057

Virtual

Region 4 Counties

Wednesday, August 17th, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Microsoft Teams meeting
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Or join by entering a meeting ID
Meeting ID: 298 051 045 568
Passcode: CzjUeW
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+1 469-998-7368,,944503476#   United States, Dallas
Phone Conference ID: 944 503 476#
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No need to RSVP.

Contact: Chassity Ross at (903) 503-4396 for questions

Virtual

Region 4 Counties

Monday, August 22nd, 1:00 pm

This information meeting will be held online through Microsoft Teams.
RSVP is required in order to receive link to meeting.

RSVP to Lizbeth Mendez at (903) 258-8017

Virtual

Region 4 Counties

Friday, August 26th, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This information meeting will be held online through Microsoft Teams.
Please contact the worker in order to receive link to meeting.

Contact: La Toyia Bennett-Smith

Tyler

Smith and Surrounding Counties

Tuesday, August 30th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

DFPS Office, Room 302
3303 Mineola Hwy.
Tyler, Texas 75702

RSVP: Craig Huff at (903) 258-7564

September 2022

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Virtual

Bowie and Surrounding Region 4 Counties

Wednesday, September 7th, 12:00 pm

Region 4 Information Meeting Flyer

Microsoft Teams meeting
Join on your computer or mobile app
Click here to join the meeting
Or call in (audio only)
+1 469-998-7368,,517921088#   United States, Dallas
Phone Conference ID: 517 921 088#
Find a local number | Reset PIN
Learn More | Meeting options

RSVP to Andrea Smith at (903) 559-4988

October 2022

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Virtual

Bowie and Surrounding Region 4 Counties

Wednesday, October 5th, 12:00 pm

Region 4 Information Meeting Flyer

Microsoft Teams meeting
Join on your computer or mobile app
Click here to join the meeting
Or call in (audio only)
+1 469-998-7368,,517921088#   United States, Dallas
Phone Conference ID: 517 921 088#
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Learn More | Meeting options

RSVP to Andrea Smith at (903) 559-4988

Recruitment Staff

Answers questions for the community on how to become foster and adoptive families.

Candice Howard, (903) 927-0311

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