September 2, 2022
Giving Back with Syndey Sheehan
Throughout my family’s time fostering, we learned about the help that is needed to support children and families involved in the Texas foster care system, the trauma these children go through, and what it takes to be a family that continues to foster.
August 15, 2022
Taking the Heart Gallery Statewide
For many years, PFC has led efforts to coordinate statewide collaborations to better serve the children and youth waiting for their forever homes. Our Heart Gallery program has become the model for adoption recruitment and our state leadership has taken notice.
July 20, 2022
Angel Pittman appointed new Executive Director!
We are a rapidly growing Austin-based nonprofit committed to making tomorrow better than today by supporting and empowering children, youth, and families involved with Texas Child Protective Services (CPS) and we have hired a new Executive Director to lead us through our next chapter of growth, Angel Pittman.
June 21, 2022
It’s National Reunification Month!
Did you know that safely reuniting children with their families is the ultimate the goal of foster care? The reunification of children placed in foster care significantly improves permanency outcomes for children and birth parents because it means that a family is healing, and children won’t have to lose the people they love the most.…
May 16, 2022
Spread the word! May is National Foster Care Month
Many folks want to support children & families who are connected to the Texas foster care system, but they may not be in a position to open their homes to a child or young adult in foster care. You might ask: Is it still possible to get involved and help? And the answer is, Absolutely! Here…
April 18, 2022
Creating a Home for Foster-to-Adopt
When starting to foster, your home is an important ingredient in making a child feel at home. Whether taking in children under the age of five, or a little older, you’ll want to create a personal sanctuary for them when entering a new place. Here are a few ways to make your house, their home,…