In 2014, We Had
30,406 Kids in Texas Foster Care.
The Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards is a nonprofit organization led by a board of directors representing 11 regional councils and over 220 county child welfare boards.
There are 220 child welfare boards in the state of Texas serving 40,000 children each year.
Mark your calendars! Friday, April 7th, 2017 has been announced as the official Texas GO BLUE Day for 2017. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and thousands of Texans will wear blue, the official color of prevention, to show their support for children. …
AUSTIN — Half of the 10 people who run Texas Child Protective Services’ regional offices have been fired or have retired, an agency spokesman confirmed Tuesday.
Thousands of Texans will wear blue, the official color of prevention, to show their support for children. Many community events and activities are scheduled throughout the month to emphasize the critical importance of preventing child abuse and neglect and keeping children…
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.