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#TACFSAdoption: Advantage Adoptions- One Church, One Child

Nov 27 2019
Advantage Adoptions OCOC is a child placing agency in Fort Worth that specialize...

#TACFSAdoption: Rainbow of Love USA

Nov 20 2019
Rainbow of Love USA is a social service, child placement and adoption agency tha...

5 Key Ways Adoptive Families Can Seek Post Adopt Support in Texas

Nov 15 2019
While National Adoption Month is a month of celebrating the growth of families t...

#TACFSAdoption: Children's Hope

Nov 13 2019
Children’s Hope has helped several children in their Residential Treatment...

#TACFSAdoption: Divinity Family Services

Nov 6 2019
“Divinity's mission is to change the face of foster care. The goal is to l...

Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing and TACFS Launch Permanency Project Opportunity for Child Placing Agencies

Oct 22 2019
Attention all child placing agencies in CPS regions 2, 6, and the border area of...

TACFS Publishes Document Explaining Benefits Available to Kinship Caregivers

Oct 9 2019
The Texas Legislature passed House Bill 1884 earlier this year which requires bo...

Congratulations to Conference Award Winners!

Oct 9 2019
At our Texas Child Care Administrators Conference last week, we announced the aw...

TACFS Releases Resource Guide to Help Community Organizations Navigate the DFPS Foster Care Needs Assessment

Sep 20 2019
This resource guide is designed to bring the context of Community Organizations&...

#CommunityResilience: Enrique Davila, Administrator of Child Crisis Center of El Paso

Sep 24 2019
Regardless of the obstacles and differences that might separate a community, in ...

Upcoming TACFS Events


Strategy, Training and Research Consortium (STaRC) - TACFS members only

Join us as TACFS finishes year two of our Strategy, Training, and Research Conso...


STARHealth Webinar: Understanding the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study

This training reviews the concepts and results of the Adverse Childhood Experien...


Symposium on the Public Health Approach to Child Welfare

TACFS and The Children's Shelter invite you to attend the Texas Center for ...