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Region 7, Austin 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. Please note that children are not able to attend information meetings due to the potential sensitive subject matter discussed. Any attendees arriving 15 minutes late or more will not be admitted. Child Placing Agencies must RSVP 72 hours in advance prior to attending the information meeting.*

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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.

November 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Austin (North)

Travis County

Tuesday, November 12th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
14000 Summit Drive
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78728

Please contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 for any questions.

Austin (South)

Travis County

Tuesday, November 12th, 6:00 pm

Austin Ridge Bible Church – Southwest Campus
7416 W TX-71
Austin, TX 78735

Please contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 for any questions.

Bastrop

Bastrop County

Tuesday, November 12th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
3809 E. Loop 150, Suite 102
Bastrop, Texas 78602

Please contact Julianne Urban at (512) 629-7235 for any questions.

Temple

Bell County

Wednesday, November 13th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
4501 S General Bruce Drive, Suite 20
Temple, TX 76502

Please contact Jenny Sykes at (254) 247-5398 or Katy Haydon at (254) 449-4792 for any questions.

Bryan

Brazos County

Thursday, November 14th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
2400 Osborn Lane
Bryan, TX 77803

Please contact Benjamin Glade at (979) 324-0518 for any questions.

Waco

McLennan County

Monday, November 18th, 5:30 pm

DFPS Office
801 Austin Avenue, Suite 150
Waco, TX 76701

Please contact Dawn Engeldinger at (254) 716-6618 for any questions.

December 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Waco

McLennan County

Monday, December 9th, 5:30 pm

DFPS Office
801 Austin Avenue, Suite 150
Waco, TX 76701

Please contact Regena Robinson at (254) 931-6358 for any questions.

Austin (North)

Travis County

Tuesday, December 10th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
14000 Summit Drive
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78728

Please contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 for any questions.

Austin (South)

Travis County

Tuesday, December 10th, 6:00 pm

Austin Ridge Bible Church – Southwest Campus
7416 W TX-71
Austin, TX 78735

Please contact Shelby Rosenquist at (512) 834-4705 for any questions.

Killeen

Bell County

Tuesday, December 10th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
405 E Elms Road
Killeen, TX 76542

Please contact Michelle Carr at (254) 228- 7214 or Therza Adkins at (254) 291-1295 for any questions.

Lampasas

Lampasas County

Tuesday, December 10th, 6:00 pm

DFPS Office
204 Riverview Rd.
Lampasas, TX 76550

Please contact Terri Parsons at (512) 715-3536 for any questions.

January 2020

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Burnet

Burnet County

Saturday, January 11th, 9:30 am

DFPS Office
1104 W. Buchanan Dr., Ste. 2
Burnet, TX 78611

Please contact Terri Parsons at (512) 715-3536 for any questions.

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