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Region 1, Lubbock and surrounding area

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings

* If accomodations 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:

Saint Francis Ministries is responsible for Foster Care and Adoption Information Meetings for all of Region 1 Counties. Please find Information Meeting details below.

Saint Francis Ministries is now in 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.texas.gov/Child_Protection/Foster_Care/Community-Based_Care/  

For information on fostering or adopting a child from out of state, contact the State Office ICPC

January 2023

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings
Lubbock

Lubbock and Surrounding Counties

Monday January 9th, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm 
 
Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/487131161417

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532
Amarillo

Potter, Randall, and
Surrounding Counties

Monday, January 16th, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/491970686567

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532 

 

February2023

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings

Lubbock 

Lubbock and Surrounding Counties 

Thursday, February 9th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 
 
Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/492024367127

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532
Amarillo

Potter, Randall, and
Surrounding Counties

Thursday, February 16th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/492051849327

 

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532 

 

March 2023

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings
Lubbock

Lubbock and Surrounding Counties

Monday, March 13th, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm 
 
Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lubbock-area-foster-care-and-adoption-information-session-tickets-520872773487

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532
Amarillo

Potter, Randall, and
Surrounding Counties

Monday, March 20th, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/492053634667

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532 

April 2023

Location Foster/Adopt Information Meetings
Lubbock

Lubbock and Surrounding Counties

Thursday April 13th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 
 

Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/492045871447

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-0532

 

Amarillo

Potter, Randall, and
Surrounding Counties

Thursday April 20th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 
 

Virtual Meeting – Online registration needed: 
 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/492053724937

For more information, please contact: Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Texas, at (806) 549-053 


 

Recruitment Staff

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

  • Tereasa Mansfield, Saint Francis Ministries: (806) 549-0532

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