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Celebrating the Easter Season at Home: Palm Sunday

Apr 03, 2020

Rev. Peter D. Couch, PCHAS Senior Vice President for Development, shares ways to help your family experience the journey of Jesus from Palm Sunday’s parade, to the table of Good Friday, to the empty tomb of Easter. Read More

Educating at Home

Mar 19, 2020

PCHAS Director of Education Services Gayle Jordan shares tips for parents educating at home. Read More

Tips for Children's Activities While Out of School

Mar 19, 2020

While many of us are nervous about the current crisis, we are also grateful for our health and for quality time with the children in our care. We are able to spend time connecting with them and building our relationships. Read More

Helping Your Family Stay Connected to Community While Social Distancing

Mar 18, 2020

Moments like this tend to highlight the people and practices in our lives that truly anchor us—what brings us peace, joy or a big sigh of relief. One way we can feel “anchored” is to reach out for each other, not just our immediate loved ones, but to the community at large. Read More

Helping Your Child Reduce Anxiety Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Mar 18, 2020

Children look to adults for guidance on how to manage stressful situations. Here are some guidelines for helping children and teens manage anxiety during this difficult time. Read More

Watch: PCHAS Response to COVID-19

Mar 13, 2020

A message from PCHAS President David Thompson about the agency's response to COVID-19. Read More

Hair Love in Texas

Mar 11, 2020

Cornrows. Box braids. Puff Cuffs and headwraps. PCHAS foster and adoptive parents have become familiar with these terms at a recent workshop created by two members of the PCHAS staff aimed at empowering those who are parenting transracially and the children they love. Read More