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Helping Mom Helps Her Children

Feb 14, 2019

Jason was struggling, and his mom Samantha was desperate for help finding a job and parenting her sons when she began working with Mavis Matthews, a child and family specialist in Baton Rouge. Read More

A New Adventure

Nov 30, 2018

Matt and Kelsey Pinson were looking for a new adventure when they became group home parents at the PCHAS campus in Itasca, but they never anticipated that adoption was in their future. Read More


Dallas-area Families Celebrate on National Adoption Day

Nov 27, 2018

For families across the country, November 17 is a very special day; it’s National Adoption Day. In Dallas, two families celebrated the official start of their new lives together. Read More


Going the Extra Mile

Nov 16, 2018

In Wichita Falls, five of PCHAS' caseworkers are licensed foster parents. In the last year, three have adopted children they were fostering. Read More


Photos: Fall Luncheons

Feb 16, 2019

This fall, we've had the pleasure of hosting luncheons in San Antonio, St. Louis and North Texas. Read More


Defining Family with Positive Adoption Language

Nov 09, 2018

The holidays bring an abundance of family events and casual conversation about our relatives. We don’t often consider how many people may define family differently than what is socially typical. But words matter more than you might think. Read More


Foster Family Steps Up for Kids

Oct 25, 2018

​A PCHAS foster care case manager told Shirley and Jimmie Walker three children needed a home. The Walkers agreed to foster all three children—siblings ages 2, 3 and 5—to give them the stability of staying together. Read More