DFPS holds public meetings to get input on DFPS programs and initiatives. These forums are open to everyone. Click on the links below to get information about upcoming meetings or updates on past meetings.

Family and Protective Services Council Meetings

The Family and Protective Services Council advises the Commissioner regarding management and operation of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Meeting Dates & Details | Rulemaking | Past Meetings |Video Archive

Advisory Committee Meetings

DFPS maintains several advisory committees to get feedback, study important issues, and develop new ways to better serve the vulnerable citizens of Texas. These committees meet on a regular basis. [Advisory Committee Meeting details]

Adoption and Foster Care Meetings

There is no charge to attend a foster or adopt information meeting in your area, and you do not have to make a reservation. The foster care and adoption information meetings are open to the public. [Adoption and Foster Care Meeting details]

Family First Prevention Services Act Hearing Meetings

DFPS is seeking public comment concerning the implementation of the Family First Prevention Services Act. [Family First Prevention Services Act Meeting details]