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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.

May 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

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

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, May 9th, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

Contact: Barbara Watson at (361) 571-8209

New Braunfels

Comal County

Tuesday, 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

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Tuesday, May 21st, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

DFPS Office
612 Jefferson Street
Seguin, TX 78155

June 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Del Rio

Val Verde County

Saturday, June 1st, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Val Verde County Library
300 Spring Street
Del Rio, TX 78840

Hondo

Medina County

Tuesday, June 4th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

DFPS Office
410 Carter
Hondo, TX 78861

Floresville

Wilson County

Monday, June 10th, 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, June 13th, 5:00 pm -7:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

Contact: Barbara Watson at (361) 571-8209

Kerrville

Kerr County

Saturday, June 15th, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

DFPS Office
819 Water Street
Kerrville, TX 78028

Seguin

Guadalupe County

Tuesday, June 18th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

DFPS Office
612 Jefferson Street
Seguin, TX 78155

Cuero

DeWitt County

Thursday, June 20th, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Cuero Library
207 E Main St.
Cuero, TX 77954

July 2019

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Pleasanton

Atascosa County

Monday, July 8th, 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

Del Rio

Val Verde County

Saturday, July 13th, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Val Verde County Library
300 Spring Street
Del Rio, TX 78840

Hondo

Medina County

Tuesday, July 16th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

DFPS Office
410 Carter
Hondo, TX 78861

Victoria

Victoria County

Thursday, July 25th, 3:00 pm -5:00 pm

DFPS Victoria Office
2306 Leary Lane
Victoria, TX 77901

Contact: Barbara Watson at (361) 571-8209

Uvalde

Uvalde County

Saturday, July 27th, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

DFPS Office
112 Joe Carper Drive
Uvalde, TX 78801

New Braunfels

Comal County

Wednesday, July 31st, 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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