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PCHAS Welcomes Two New Board Members

Dec 14, 2018

​The PCHAS Board of Directors is excited to welcome John Hamm and Gloria Lewis as the agency’s newest trustees. Read More

An Unexpected Family

Nov 21, 2017

Grady Gay was four months old when he met his mom and dad. Foster parents Chris and Danielle Gay had not planned to adopt. “It’s hard to explain how we knew he was the one even though we didn’t k... Read More


Healing Body and Soul

Nov 15, 2017

Jackie had been a good student and outgoing. By 5th grade, though, raising her hand at school was not an option anymore. She feared someone would see the bruises. In the 6th grade, her grades declin... Read More


Becoming A Forever Family

Nov 13, 2017

When Alfredo and Monica were unable to have children, they weren’t sure what was next. Monica’s mother suggested they learn about adoption. “I was scared at first,” says Monica. The couple didn’t p... Read More


Treatment Center Establishes Boy Scout Troop

Nov 10, 2017

Children in residential treatment have been through the trauma of abuse, abandonment or neglect. Although they are treated by staff who are compassionate and patient, they long to feel “normal.” For t... 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