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There are 220 child welfare boards in the state of Texas serving 40,000 children each year.

Recent News

April 16, 2016

Kids Are Dying on CPS’ Watch. “If We Want Change, We’re Going To Have To Pay For It”

Austin – (TEXAS STANDARD)  The state’s Child Protective Services is at the center of the firestorm – the agency placed the child in the grandmother’s custody just weeks before his death. It’s a story that is becoming increasingly common. Children are…

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April 12, 2016

Texas CPS’ parent agency gets new leaders as Gov. Abbott promises overhaul

AUSTIN — (DALLAS MORNING NEWS) Gov. Greg Abbott’s administration has turned to the former head of the fabled law enforcement agency the Texas Rangers and one of his former child-support managers at the attorney general’s office to run Texas’ troubled…

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Upcoming Events

May 19, 2016

Region 7 Council Awards Luncheon

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June 15, 2016

TCCWB Executive Committee Summer Planning

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2016 Child Welfare Training Toolkit

Comprehensive training and orientation for Child Welfare Board members is necessary for a successful and effective partnership between the Board, CPS and the community. The local CWB is encouraged to work with the local CPS liaison and TCCWB to obtain ongoing training to gain further understanding of CPS and the role of the Board.

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