TACFS Blog

News Coverage Highlights Storm's Impact on Vulnerable Kids and Families

Feb 23 2021
Last week’s historic storm again showed the struggles that Texas’ mo...

Commentary: End Systemic Racism in Child Welfare

Feb 22 2021
As we celebrate Black History Month, we must also reflect on the unique challeng...

Governor’s Proposed Budget Spotlights Foster Care

Feb 5 2021
Governor Greg Abbott released a budget proposal on Friday that prioritizes a num...

Preventing CSEY: Insights for Caregivers of Exploited Youth

Feb 6 2021
With prevention program offices based out of Houston, Texas, and serving the Uni...

Elevating Black History Month 2021

Feb 4 2021
February is Black History Month. Black leaders have made a significant impact on...

Human Trafficking Awareness Resources to Explore, Share

Jan 26 2021
Throughout January, we have brought focus to an issue that tragically impacts ch...

Get to Know a TACFS Partner: The Dell Foundation

Jan 18 2021
Meet Nichole Aston, Program Manager for the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation&...

COVID exacerbates need to invest in foster care workforce

Jan 21 2021
When children and youth enter foster care, they have often experienced severe tr...

Policy Update: Tight Revenue Outlook Could Impact Child Welfare Services

Jan 14 2021
On the eve of this week’s start of the legislative session, Texas Comptrol...