Author: TFCA Communications

Region 3b Community-Based Care, Stage II, Announcement

DFPS is pleased to announce that it’s taken the next step toward expanding Community-Based Care (CBC) by executing a contract amendment to enter CBC Stage II in Region 3b.  Region 3b includes Tarrant, Palo Pinto, Parker, Johnson, Hood, Somervell, and Erath counties. Our Community Our Kids (OCOK), a division of ACH Child and Family Services, […]

TFCA Election Results

The Texas Foster Care Association’s (TFCA) Election Committee reports the following information related to the 2019 Board of Directors Election:  Pursuant to the by-laws, the TFCA membership had the opportunity to consider candidates for the positions of President, Second Vice President, Secretary, and Regional Foster Parent Representatives from regions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and […]

Governor Abbott To Appoint Jaime Masters As Commissioner Of The DFPS

Governor Greg Abbott today announced his intention to appoint Jaime Masters as the Commissioner of the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS). She will assume the role of Commissioner of DFPS effective December 2, 2019, for a term set to expire September 1, 2021. “The Department of Family Protective Services is one of our […]