January 12, 2015  |  Statewide

Missed Signs. Fatal Consequences.

AUSTIN (AMERICAN STATESMAN) – In 2009, the Legislature ordered Child Protective Services to publicly record every abuse- and neglect-related death in the state in hopes of identifying patterns and discovering ways to prevent abuse deaths. But the Statesman has learned…

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December 11, 2014  |  Statewide

New Child Abuse Prevention Structure Moves Forward

The Sunset Advisory Commission approved a recommendation to consolidate child abuse prevention programs under a proposed new Health and Human Services Commission division focusing on medical and social services. The move would consolidate all home visiting programs, including those currently…

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December 9, 2014  |  Region 11

Toy Drive at Aaron’s Furniture

By Melissa Cantu Trevino Aaron’s furniture store of Alice donated toys to the Duval County Child Services Welfare Board on Monday to help bring Christmas joy to children in the community. “We all have kids and it can be hard…

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December 7, 2014  |  Region 04

Gregg County Child Welfare Board Seeking Christmas Gifts

Longview Posted: Sunday, December 7, 2014 4:00 am From Staff Reports The Gregg County Child Welfare Board is seeking gifts for children in the county who are in foster care. Wish lists are available at the Texas Bank and…

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November 13, 2014  |  Region 08

Help for Bandera’s At-Risk Children Becoming a Reality

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November 6, 2014  |  Region 07

7 Minutes to Live: Crisis in the Child Protective Service Courts

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Too many cases of child abuse and too little time to make a life or death decision. KXAN News found Travis County judges have less than 10 minutes on cases involving abused and neglected children. Cases like…

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November 1, 2014  |  Statewide

Texas GO BLUE Day Set for Friday April 10th 2015

Mark your calendars to join TCCWB and child advocates across Texas in raising Child Abuse Awareness.  

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October 17, 2014  |  Region 02

The Phased In Project

The Phased In Project Every year thousands of teens “age out” of foster care and are left to make it on their own. Kile and Patti Bateman are taking these kids who have “phased out” of the system and are…

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