How do I become a foster and/or adoptive parent?

Attend an Orientation Meeting

  • Mandatory for parents wanting to get their adoption and/or foster license.

  • Attending an Orientation Meeting does not commit you to become an adoptive and/or foster family.  You are welcome to learn more about the process and decide at a later time.

  • Orientation are held at the main office located at 5151 Flynn Parkway, Suite 106, unless otherwise noted.

 

What will the Orientation Meeting cover?​

  • Agency History, vision, and mission​

  • Overview of the relevant and applicable rules of TXHHS Minimum Standards.​

  • Philosophy, organizations structure, and policies.

  • Description of the services and programs offered.

  • Needs and characteristics of children served.

  • Agape Harbor's Policies and Procedures

  • Frequently asked questions and definitions

  • Costs related to getting licensed

  • Calendar of trainings

Orientation Meeting Dates​​​​​​​​

  • August 9, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • August 20, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

  • September 13, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • *September 17, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    • *Location: Community of Faith, 6606 Weber Rd.

  • October 4, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • October 22, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

  • November 5, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

  • November 15, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • December 3, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

  • December 13, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Choose a date and register below.