News

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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August 24, 2015

“Stop Child Abuse” License Plate Funding Available

In an effort to bring awareness to the “Stop Child Abuse” Specialty License Plate, TCCWB has created an easy way for local child welfare boards to participate and receive their portion of funds generated by license plates sold within their…

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August 14, 2015  |  Statewide

Homeless Survey of Persons Formerly in Foster Care

The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs is forwarding the survey below which is being conducted by the National Foster Care Youth and Alumni Policy Council (“Council”). One of the tasks of the Council is to develop recommendations for…

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July 27, 2015  |  Region 01

Announcing the 2014-2015 TCCWB Award Winners

TCCWB would like to thank all the boards for their participation by submitting outstanding nominations from their communities. The TCCWB Awards Luncheon will be held on September 11 2015, in Austin, Texas. For further details It is with great pleasure that we recognize the…

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June 30, 2015  |  Region 08

Lucille Celebrates Her 100th Birthday!

Lucille Rochs, long-time leader and supporter of the TCCWB, celebrated her 100th birthday in Fredericksburg with over 120 people from the communities she has served. Pictured seated are Lucille Rochs and Liz Althaus, Gillespie County CPS Board. Standing left to…

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