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

Recent News

October 13, 2015

Next Catchment Area for Foster Care Redesign

DFPS is pleased to announce the next area of Texas that will benefit from the Foster Care Redesign project.  The newest catchment area is DFPS Region 2, which includes the following counties:  Archer, Baylor, Brown, Callahan, Clay, Coleman, Comanche, Cottle,…

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October 8, 2015

Largest Attendance Record Since 2001 for Partners In Prevention Conference

Over 500 advocates participated in the Partners In Prevention Conference held October 1-2, 2015 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston, Texas. The multi day training opportunity was  co-sponsored for the first time by the Prevention and Early Intervention Division of DFPS and the…

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Upcoming Events

November 19, 2015

Region 7 Council Meeting

All Meetings are held at the Salado United Methodist Church.

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January 25, 2016

Prevent Child Abuse Conference 2016

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2014 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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