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Posted by on Feb 7, 2015

Foster Parents: Keys to Success Join us in Houston at the Omni Houston – WestSide Hotel on October 1-3, 2015 – MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW! We will have training on.. Trauma...

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CWLA News

Posted by on Apr 24, 2015

CWLA Advocates: Can’t make it to this year’s CWLA National Conference? You can still lend your voice to help children and families. This Tuesday, April 28th, while hundreds of...

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Alerts!

April is Nat’l Child Abuse Prevention Month!    Wear BLUE on 4.10.15

Posted by on Apr 2, 2015

 Reminder… Wear Blue – Child Abuse is Preventable! April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. On April 10, 2015, Wear Blue to School, to Work, with your Club, and...

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Alerts!

April is Nat’l Child Abuse Prevention Month!    Wear BLUE on 4.10.15

Posted by on Apr 2, 2015

 Reminder… Wear Blue – Child Abuse is Preventable! April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. On April 10, 2015, Wear Blue to School, to Work, with your Club, and...

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CWLA News

CWLA News

CWLA Advocates: Can’t make it to this year’s CWLA National Conference? You can still lend your voice to help children and families. This Tuesday, April 28th, while hundreds of children’s advocates visit the Hill to talk to their Members of Congress, you can join us virtually. Read this year’s Legislative Agenda and think about what the children and families in...

Region 3 offers training….

Region 3 offers training….

Tarrant County Foster Parent Association has secured a Behavioral Intervention Trainer for Saturday, May 2nd from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM located at Calvary Lutheran Church 7620 Baker Blvd. Richland Hills, TX 76118 REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED…. To register for this training please go to http://tcfpabit.eventbrite.com **Childcare is available however is...

Draft Implementation Plan for Foster Care Redesign in Texas

Draft Implementation Plan for Foster Care Redesign in Texas

Foster Care Redesign (FCR) is a significant element of the Department’s Child Protective Services Transformation Plan.  The purpose of FCR is to enhance partnerships, increase foster care capacity and improve the quality of services offered to children and youth in the foster care system. Since the inception of the Redesign effort in 2010, work has been guided...

Data can improve educational outcomes for foster youth.

Data can improve educational outcomes for foster youth.

Join us and @EdDataCampaign<https://twitter.com/eddatacampaign> in a Twitter chat on May 1 to learn how data can be used to improve educational outcomes for youth in foster care. Use #FosterData<http://bit.ly/1Db04N5> to track the live discussion on May 1 from 1-2 PM EST. As you all know, studies show that foster care youth have lower graduation...

Home Visiting: Passes /Education: Reported Out

Home Visiting: Passes /Education: Reported Out

Home Visiting and CHIP Extended For Two Years Late last Tuesday the Senate gave final approval to the Medicare SRG “doc fix” and in doing so also extended by two years the home visiting program (Maternal and Infant Early Childhood Home Visiting—MIECHV) and the CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program). The Senate followed the House in an overwhelming vote of...