Foster Care and Adoption

Who Can Become a Foster or Adoptive Family?

Apr 15, 2024

We’re not trying to find “perfect” parents; we’re looking for people who are willing to join a child’s story and become the safe, loving, nurturing family they need. Read to learn more about the requirements for becoming a foster or adoptive family. Read More

How Are Foster Care & Adoption Case Managers Prepared to Help Families?

Apr 10, 2024

Eddie Castlow joined the PCHAS team with years of experience in ministry, as a human services case manager, and as a foster and adoptive dad. Read about how PCHAS has equipped him to support foster and adoptive families. Read More

What You Need to Know About Foster Care in Texas - 2024

Mar 26, 2024

Today, most foster care referrals are for school-aged kids, sibling groups and African American or Hispanic children. Read More

What Kind of Experience Do Foster Care & Adoption Case Managers Have?

Mar 18, 2024

Ashley Flach was a PCHAS Foster Parent for five years. She had worked in other areas of child welfare but wanted to work directly with kids. PCHAS had an opening for a Foster Care & Adoption Case Manager, and Ashley was a great fit. She's a vital part of the team. Read More

"Mama Elaine"

Feb 27, 2024

“I’m single, and I knew I wouldn’t have a huge family, but I still wanted to make an impact for a kid.” Read about how "Mama Elaine" gathered the village of support she needed so she could make a difference in the life of a kid in foster care. Read More

Connection Is Key

Feb 17, 2024

“Support will keep you going. Support keeps you, well... supported. I suppose you can do it without support, but you will lose passion, feel isolated, and want to give up.” Read More