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REGION 6

Greater Houston Area
13 Child Welfare Boards 
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REGION 6

Houston, Texas

REGION 6 Council President

Jeanette Elias

region6@tccwb.org

Community Initiatives Specialist

(Outlying Counties)

Evelyn Jacobs

evelyn.jacobs@dfps.texas.gov

Phone: (832) 449-0643

Community Initiatives Specialist

(Harris County)

Josie Jones

josie.jones@dfps.texas.gov

Phone: (713) 394-4051

Regional councils provide training and information on regional and statewide issues, especially issues impacting services to families and children

  • Each regional council operates according to the region’s needs and wishes.  In most instances, each county CWB sends one or two delegates as their representative to the regional council

  • Each regional council elects two or three delegates to represent their region at the Texas Council of Child Welfare Board meetings.

REGION 6 CWB REPRESENTATIVES BY COUNTY 

AUSTIN COUNTY 
Adam Lopez, Chair
adamlopez93@yahoo.com


BRAZORIA COUNTY
Greg Anderson, Chair
greg.anderson@danburyisd.org


CHAMBERS COUNTY
Ashley Sammon, Chair
ashleypritchettrow@outlook.com


COLORADO COUNTY
Walt Glascock, Chair
mawpawprints@peoplepc.com

FORT BEND COUNTY 
David M Lanagan, Chair
drlanagan@gmail.com


GALVESTON COUNTY
Charity Eames, Chair
ceames@depelchin.org

HARRIS COUNTY
Alysa Elliot-Wilson, Contact
alysa.elliotwilson@dfps.texas.gov


 

WALKER COUNTY 
Jessie Ferguson, Chair
jferg-1@hotmail.com


WALLER COUNTY
Sherry McIntyre, Chair
wccwb2019@gmail.com


WHARTON COUNTY
Lynda Richter, Chair cps.wharton.matagorda@gmail.com

PLEASE NOTE: 

The CWB Board Representatives List above and the Rainbow Room lists attached are being updated at this time. 

If you have updated information to submit for either the County Representative or a Rainbow Room, please send us a message with the information to

tccwbwebsite@gmail.com or CONTACT US HERE  

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE! 

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A Rainbow room is an emergency resource center available to CPS caseworkers to help them meet the critical needs of abused and neglected children. It consists of a store-like setting that allows Child Protective Services workers to go "shopping" for the children and families on their caseloads. The room is stocked with new items such as clothing, shoes, toys and games, diapers, formula, school supplies, hygiene products and cleaning products. Every item is the Rainbow Room is donated or purchased from donations. 

REGION 6 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

2023

JAN -   NATIONAL MENTOR MONTH

    11 - (Wed) HUMAN TRAFFICKING AWARENESS DAY

FEB - 

MAR - 

APR -   NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

     14    (Fri) GO BLUE DAY

    30    (Sun) BLUE SUNDAY

MAY NATIONAL FOSTER PARENT APPRECIATION MONTH

             NATIONAL CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

             NATIONAL WATER SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH

     2      (Tue) NATIONAL FOSTER CARE DAY

    11     (Thur) Children's Mental Health Awareness Day

    25     (Thur) NATIONAL MISSING CHILDREN'S DAY

JUN -   FAMILY REUNIFICATION MONTH

JUL

AUG

SEP

OCT -    NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWENESS MONTH

              NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION MONTH

NOV -    NATIONAL ADOPTION MONTH

    18 -    NATIONAL ADOPTION DAY

DEC -    

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Report Suspected Abuse

Call 1-800-252-5400 or

Visit www.txabusehotline.org

MAKE A GIFT, MAKE A DIFFERENCE.​

MAKE A DONATION

LIBERTY COUNTY
Cyndie Abshire, Chair
cyndieabshire@yahoo.com

MATAGORDA COUNTY
Lynda Richter, Chair
cps.wharton.matagorda@gmail.com

MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Leland Dushkin, Chair
leland.dushkincpa.com

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