Foster Care and Adoption

Called to Something Different

May 04, 2023

They sensed their family wasn’t complete, so they talked and prayed. “We just couldn’t go back. Kids needed families, and we wanted to be parents.” Read More

A Changed Mindset

May 04, 2023

Like many couples, Zach and Sarah had always considered adoption a possibility “in the future.” They began discussing it while dating and felt the world needed more families willing to adopt. And, like many families we meet, they felt ready to discuss adoption after having two children. Read More

Finding the Sweet Life

Apr 27, 2023

The journey to the sweetest parts of life can include some unexpected twists and turns. That’s what Brian and Kat experienced as they started on their path to becoming parents. Read More

Do Foster and Adoptive Families Have to Say "Yes" to Every Kid?

Apr 19, 2023

Foster and adoptive parents make themselves available for children needing a family, but it doesn’t mean they have to say “yes” to every kid. Here's how PCHAS works with families to find a good fit. Read More

Race and Foster Care in 2023

Mar 22, 2023

African American children spend longer in foster care than children of other races. What can we do about this? Read More

What You Need to Know about Foster Care in Texas

Mar 22, 2023

Infants and toddlers are not the only children who need foster and adoptive families. The kids most in need are school-aged and have siblings. Read More