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Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order, Implements Statewide Essential Services and Activities Protocol

Mar 31 2020
Governor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order implementing Essential Serv...

Governor Abbott Extends Social Distancing Measures Through April 30; Closes schools until May 4

Mar 31 2020
Texans must adhere to social distancing statewide through April 30, Gov. Greg Ab...

Texas HHSC Launches Statewide COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line

Mar 31 2020
This new resource offers COVID-19-related mental health support for all Texans. ...

Saint Francis Issues Plea to Help Foster Agencies During COVID-19 Outbreak

Mar 30 2020
Saint Francis Ministries of Lubbock has issued a plea for assistance for assista...

Governor Abbott Adds Road Travelers from Louisiana to Coronavirus Quarantine

Mar 30 2020
Significantly expanding a mandatory quarantine order for travelers from coronavi...

TACFS Publishes Updated FFPSA Matrix for Community Organizations

Mar 30 2020
FFPSA Update: The Title IV-E Prevention Services Clearinghouse of the Administra...

TACFS Publishes "Working Together to Support Children and Families During Coronavirus"

Mar 26 2020
Delivering quality information and resources to Texas Community Organizations an...

Governor Abbott orders flyers from New York Area into Texas to Self-Quaratine

Mar 26 2020
People flying into Texas from airports in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut or N...

Governor Abbott Announces Increased PPE Supply, Issues Executive Order To Strengthen Reporting Capabilities

Mar 26 2020
Governor Greg Abbott held a press conference to provide an update on incoming su...

In a Shelter-in-Place County? AG Paxton: State Government Offices and Agencies Should Remain Fully Operational During COVID-19 Disaster Declaration

Mar 26 2020
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today issued a letter explaining that local sh...

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