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.
TCCWB Executive Committee is compiling a list of published articles that are relevant to the field of Child Protective Services.
AUSTIN – (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) A federal judge, frustrated by the lack of progress overhauling Texas’ “broken” foster care system now has investigators cramming a year’s worth of work into four months. Judge Janis Graham Jack of the Southern District of Texas approved…
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.