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.

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Taking the Next Step: Starting the Journey to Adoption

This month we sat down with a local Austin realtor, Kate (Kat) Stanley who has recently taken steps on her journey to foster and/or adopt. Knowing that the process can be intimidating, she sat down with Support Services Director Erin Argue on a chilly Friday over tacos and tea to get a better understanding of…

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5 Ways to Get Involved: Supporting Foster Youth in Central Texas

One of the amazing things about Partnerships for Children is the array of programming we offer designed to directly serve youth and families connected to Child Protective Services throughout Central Texas. There are plenty of ways to get involved and support your local foster care community!   Here are 5 ways to get involved!   Getting involved with the Heart…

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Looking Forward

“Identify your problems, but give your power and energy to solutions.” -Tony Robbins The past two years have thrown all of us some crazy obstacles. Keeping children as close to home as possible always seems like an uphill battle, but one that Foster Community continues to climb with the help of so many others. It’s easy for us to…

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