Conference News

2014 TFFA Award Nominations

Posted by on May 17, 2014

Someone always stands out among the rest…Nominate that ‘someone’ today!    Throughout the year we all run across someone that goes that ‘extra’...

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You Need to Know

Enjoy our newest issue of the FOCUS…

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014

Read the latest issue of the TFFA magazine. In this publication we cover current legislative issues, articles of interest, and upcoming events and education opportunities. Previous...

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Alerts!

ACTION ALERT:

Posted by on Jun 19, 2014

Call Congress to Pass the Family Connections Grants Now! Concern: Congress is dragging their feet to pass the bipartisan Adoption Incentives reauthorization that had passed the...

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Podcast

Ginny Judson, guest on Dr. John DeGarmo’s Radio Program

Posted by on Apr 29, 2014

Texas’ own, the wonderful Ginny Judson, was a guest on this week’s Foster Talk with Dr. John. If you missed the show, click on the link to listen to the archive...

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Recent Posts

TFFA Uses Social Media

SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE TEXAS FOSTER FAMILY ASSOCIATION When is the last time you went to the Yellow Pages to find a service or company? It’s a new world! People don’t use traditional outreach/marketing such as direct mailers. It’s time to jump on the social media engagement bandwagon!!  If we don’t engage in conversations on social media, we risk losing...

Enjoy our newest issue of the FOCUS…

Read the latest issue of the TFFA magazine. In this publication we cover current legislative issues, articles of interest, and upcoming events and education opportunities. Previous issues can be found on the FOCUS page of this website. July-Aug Focus Share this:SharePrintEmailLike this:Like...

Are you interested in being a Foster Parent?

The foster care system of Texas recruits solid families who are interested in sharing their blessings with a child or sibling group in need of a safe and nurturing environment. One does not need to be a candidate for Sainthood to apply and begin the process. One does not need to be married to be a Foster Parent. Becoming a Foster Parent Foster care is a very...

Read the August/September 2014 F.O.C.U.S.

Read the latest issue of the TFFA magazine. In this publication we cover current legislative issues, articles of interest, and upcoming events and education opportunities. Previous issues can be found on the FOCUS page of this website. August/September 2014 Share this:SharePrintEmailLike this:Like...

Kids Data Report

In Its 25th Edition, New KIDS COUNT Data Book Highlights Wins in Child Well-Being Since 1990 Demographic, social and economic shifts since 1990, combined with federal and state policy efforts, have significantly shaped child well-being today, says the Annie E. Casey Foundation in its 2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book. Looking back on major trends in child health and...