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PCHAS Couple Named Texas Foster Parents of the Year

Sep 21, 2018

​It’s no surprise, once you get to know them, that Carol and Larry Green are foster parents. What is surprising is that the Wichita Falls couple have cared for 71 children in their home, and continue to care for children in need today. Though they have exceeded the age when most consider caring for children full-time (that Carol is 68 and Larry is 80), the Greens continue to feel called to make a difference and maintain their licensing to foster through PCHAS. Because of their dedication and unending love for the children that come into their home, the Greens have been named Foster Parents of the Year in Texas. Read More

Transcend - An Evening of Art, Fashion and Philanthropy

Jun 19, 2017

Join us August 19th at 8 p.m. at the Artists' Quarter in Dallas for an evening of art, fashion and philanthropy. Ten artists have transformed the life stories of 12 children cared for by Presbyteria... Read More

Shifting Gears

Jun 15, 2017

Learning to drive is a rite of passage for many teenagers, a major step toward self-sufficiency. The girls at Ashley House, our Transitional Living program in Springfield, are as eager as any teenager... Read More

Backpack and School Supplies Drive

Jun 06, 2017

Friends, we invite you to assemble backpacks with the school supplies listed below. Please deliver them to one of our program locations or contact the Development Officer in your area for assistance i... Read More

Children and Resilience

May 15, 2017

by Richard Wooldridge, Therapeutic Mentor Recently I read an article, Eight Things to Remember about Child Development. It was published by Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child and add... Read More

Diana's Story

Apr 30, 2017

Adoption specialists speak of two traumas faced by most children in foster care, the first trauma of losing a parent(s) and the second of losing a sibling. Diana suffered both of these traumas at the ... Read More

5 Reasons to Participate in Your Local Giving Day

Apr 27, 2017

Online “giving days” are days that are set aside to raise money for nonprofits. Have you ever heard of Amplify Austin or East Texas Giving Day? They are just a few of the giving days that Presbyteri... Read More