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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

The Making of a Family: The Urquharts

Nov 07, 2017

Zach and Whitney Urquhart always knew they wanted to adopt. They even talked about it while they were dating. So when the couple had trouble getting pregnant they knew it was a sign. Though they had... Read More


Board President Retiring Dec. 31

Nov 01, 2017

Dr. Ed Knight, president and CEO of Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services of Texas and Louisiana, will retire at the end of 2017. Dr. Knight has served PCHAS of Texas and Louisiana for 30 years a... Read More


Therapeutic Mentoring Scores a Home Run

Oct 31, 2017

Simone Zachary, like all our Therapeutic Mentors, looks for strengths in the children she serves. One of her mentees, Channelle, loves playing softball. Zachary enrolled her in the Redbird Rookies&mda... Read More


Thanks for participating!

Oct 26, 2017

We appreciate the support of all who attended our Hope for the Children luncheons in September and October. For information about how you can be involved in next year's events, please call (314) 989... Read More


Helping Women Seeking Refuge: Mari Molina

Oct 24, 2017

All kinds of women come to the Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services (PCHAS) campus in San Antonio seeking refuge. No one knows that better than Mari Molina, PCHAS’ single parent family and trans... Read More


PCHAS Opens Campus Homes for Harvey Evacuees

Oct 10, 2017

As the winds of Hurricane Harvey began to batter the Texas coastline on August 25, few residents of the region could have imagined the destruction those gusts would leave behind. Evacuees and displace... Read More