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Family Link Adoption and Foster Care Services
FamilyLink, a non-profit, licensed Christian foster care, child foster, free adoption and adoption agency in Austin, Texas that finds
healing homes for children by encouraging families for foster children care and family adoption to open their hearts and homes.
Foster In Texas Story
Children in foster care have talent and dreams just like every other child in Texas. But these children are also being rescued from tragic circumstances. Foster In Texas is one of the largest providers of foster care and adoption services in Texas, connecting
loving families to children in need of a safe stable home.
Former Foster Care Child - Michael Gundling
Orphan Care Solutions of Texas presents an interview with Michael Gundling about his experiences as a foster child who was eventually adopted. Michael is currently a Youth and College Minister in Lubbock, Texas. For more information, please visit OrphanCareSolutions.com.
2016 National Foster Care Month
May is National Foster Care Month, an annual event dedicated to increasing awareness of the need for safe and loving families for children who have been removed from their homes, often due to abuse or neglect. The current foster care crisis in Texas has already put this issue in newsfeeds this year.
In 2016, the foster care system in Texas has experienced several challenges—leadership transitions, structural changes, increasing numbers of children being removed from their homes—leaving...
From: Buckner International
National Adoption Day to celebrate children finding forever homes
ORANGE - Orange County along with Child Protective Services hosted National Adoption Day to celebrate children finding Forever Families.A year ago, more children were adopted from Texas foster care than ever before, but there was still need for more adoptions.November is National Adoption Awareness Month, so the focus now is to find homes for these children in Southeast Texas.About 6,500 children in Texas foster care are waiting to be adopted. And, two thirds of them are not living with someone...
From: KFDM YouTube
Multiple adoptions finalized in Orange County
ORANGE COUNTY - More than a dozen Orange County children formally became a part of their "Forever Family" on Thursday.
The county says that although adoptions from Texas Foster Care have more than doubled in the last decade, there are still more than 6,500 children waiting to be adopted.
Also, learn more about adopting a child in Texas. Click here.
From: Fox Beaumont
Forever Families Adoption - Sophia Davis Fields Houston Texas
Forever Families is a non-profit 501 © 3 organization that provides adoptive and foster placements for children within Texas. With over 12 years of experience in foster care and adoption, we are well qualified to meet the needs of our foster and adoptive families. We currently have the capacity to serve families in the Texas area.
We welcome parents who are of any gender, religious belief, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and culture to join our program. We...
Adoption Stories by Gladney - Krystin's New Beginning
Of about 30,000 Texas children living under Child Protective Services care, some 3,000 annually are permanently removed from their homes by the courts and languish in foster care awaiting adoption. These Waiting Children are top of mind among Gladney's New Beginnings team members as they work closely with CPS agencies across the state to match them with Gladney's carefully recruited, trained, approved and waiting adoptive parents.
Watch Krystin's adoption story unfold from what could have...
From: Gladney Center
Thinking about becoming a foster parent?
KFDM News - If you've thought about becoming a foster or adoptive parent, now is the time to step up, according to Shari Pulliam with Child Protective Services. Pulliam, a public information officer, says more Texas children are entering the foster care system with
30,000 in foster care now, and 4,000 waiting on their forever home. Angela and Shane Gotts have two biological children and decided to
become foster parents three years ago. Since then, they've opened their
home to 10...
From: KFDM YouTube
Fostering a Dream
In Texas, at the end of May of 2016 there were approximately over 30 thousand children in the foster care system. The need for families to take care of these children and teens is great. Kristin Diaz talks to local Child Protective Services and adoption and foster agencies to understand the issue and how it affects our next generation.
From: Kristin Diaz