News

January 19, 2016  |  Region 01

Texas Panhandle Community Partners to host Color 5K Run

Join the Texas Panhandle Community Partners for their annual 5K Fun Run/Walk.

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January 6, 2016  |  Region 01

Region 1 to hold “Poverty Simulation Training” – Public Welcome

CPS is aware that there is a need for greater exposure to cultures through training. This awareness has led to CPS collaborating with DFPS Center for Learning and Organizational Excellence (CLOE) to procure and develop courses in working with African…

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January 4, 2016  |  Statewide

“Aunt Bertha” – New online resource to find food, health, housing and more

“Aunt Bertha” began with a simple idea – that every person and family should have one place online where they can find help in a time of need – and they have been transforming the way social services information is organized and…

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November 23, 2015  |  Region 06

3PM – A New Initiative in Harris County

3PM “People Putting Permanency in Motion”  is the name for the Texas title IV-E waiver and new initiative in Harris County. READ MORE

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October 13, 2015  |  Statewide

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  |  Region 06

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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October 1, 2015  |  Region 09

Child Welfare Board Supporting “Drive 4 Change”

MASON (MASON COUNTY NEWS)  -The Mason Child Welfare Board would like to introduce a campaign being offered through the Texas Department of Transportation to help promote awareness of Child Abuse Prevention, as well as raise funds for children in the…

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September 28, 2015  |  Statewide

Texas Child Welfare Boards Raise Child Abuse Awareness with a Drive4Change

Across the State of Texas local Child Welfare Boards are working to spread Child Abuse Awareness in a “Drive4Change” campaign.

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