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Region 6, Houston 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. *

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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:

May 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Sealy

Austin County

Thursday, May 2nd, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Gordon Memorial Library
917 N. Circle Drive
Sealy, TX 77474                                                                                      

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, May 4th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Harris County Educational Center
6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX 77022   

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, May 14th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

DFPS Office, Room D-36
2525 Murworth
Houston, TX 77054   

Huntsville

Walker County

Thursday, May 16th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm 

DFPS Office
2507 Lake Road
Suite B
Huntsville, TX 77340

Site location is in the strip center at the end of the complex.

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, May 18th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

Rosenberg

Fort Bend County

Thursday, May 23rd, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
DFPS Office
1110 Avenue G
Rosenberg, TX 77471

This date is open for collaboration with other Child Placement Agencies. Please RSVP before your agency plans to attend, so that the necessary accommodations can be arranged.

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, May 28th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Doss Activity Building
2500 Frick Road
Houston, Texas 77038             

Contact: (281) 353-8100

Brookshire

Waller County
Thursday, May 30th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Brookshire Public Library
3815 6th Street
Brookshire, TX 77423

June 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, June 1st, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Harris County Educational Center
6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX 77022   

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

Rosenberg

Fort Bend County

Saturday, June 8th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm  

DFPS Office
1110 Avenue G
Rosenberg, TX 77471

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, June 11th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

DFPS Office, Room D-36
2525 Murworth
Houston, TX 77054   

Houston

Harris County

Thursday, June 13th, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Bayou Fellowship Church- Student Center
12715 Telge Rd.
Cypress, TX 77429

Texas City

Galveston County

Thursday, June 20th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

DFPS Office
2000 Texas Avenue
Suite 800
Texas City, TX 77590

The office is located at the corner end of the complex.

This date is open for collaboration with other Child Placement Agencies. Please RSVP before your agency plans to attend, so that the necessary accommodations can be arranged.                  

Pearland

Brazoria County

Saturday, June 22nd, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Pearland Public Library
3522 Liberty Drive
Pearland, TX 77581

The Woodlands

Montgomery County

Thursday, June 27th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm  

Woodland Library
2101 Lake Robbins Dr.
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, June 29th, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

July 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, July 6th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Harris County Educational Center
6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX 77022   

This is a Collaborative Meeting with other Child Placing Agencies.

The Woodlands

Montgomery County

Saturday, July 6th, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

South Regional Library
2101 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Friendswood

Harris County

Tuesday, July 16th, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Trinity Fellowship
301 Leisure Lane
Friendswood, TX 77546

Bay City

Madagorda County

Saturday, July 20th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bay City Public Library
1100 7th street
Bay City, Texas 77414

Houston

Harris County

Tuesday, July 23rd, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

DFPS Office, Room D-36
2525 Murworth
Houston, TX 77054   

The Woodlands

Montgomery County

Thursday, July 25th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

South Regional Library
2101 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Houston

Harris County

Saturday, July 27th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

*No RSVP necessary to attend Information meetings*

Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055

 

Recruitment Staff

  • Michele Broussard Foster/Adopt Development Specialist (Harris County): (713) 394-4262
  • Elizabeth Bolling Foster/Adopt Specialist (Harris County): (713) 394-4242
  • Harryl Hale, Foster/Adopt Recruiter (Outlying Counties): (281) 847-7061

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