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The Turning Point

Jan 16, 2020

In September a therapeutic mentor entered the picture. He was not involved in foster care or adoption and focused on just Donny – his schoolwork, his relationships, his fears and his goals. Read More

When the Phone Rings

Oct 09, 2018

A behind-the-scenes look at what happens when children are removed from an unsafe home. Read More

PCHAS Couple Named Texas Foster Parents of the Year

Sep 21, 2018

After caring for more than 70 children in their home with unending love and dedication, Carol and Larry Green have been named Foster Parents of the Year in Texas. Read More

Reaping the Benefits

Sep 14, 2018

When the Single Parent Family Program in Waxahachie grew a garden over the summer, families on the PCHAS campus reaped more than fruits and vegetables. Read More

How to Talk with Teens About Suicide

Sep 10, 2018

​“It is very common for clients to tell us that no one has ever asked if they were considering suicide, even when they had been crying out for help through their behavior,” says Susan Metzger. A licensed professional counselor, Metzger works with troubled teens at Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services’ residential treatment center in Farmington, Missouri. Read More

PCHAS Volunteer to Ride 1,000 Miles for PCHAS

Sep 06, 2018

Last year, PCHAS volunteer and cyclist Rick Presser set out to conquer “Ride Across Texas,” a bike ride from Tucumcari, New Mexico to Texarkana, Texas with one mission: to raise money and awareness for foster children in PCHAS’ care. This year, he's at it again. Read More

Connecting for Hope

Sep 05, 2018

“Mom, I really feel like our family is changing.” Thirteen-year-old Natalie stated this on day three of our Connect for Hope Camp. Read More