Legal Advisory
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Legal Advisory

The Texas Foster Care Association’s Legal Advisory Board consists of lawyers from various regions. The TFCA Legal Advisory Board supports the membership of the TFCA with information related to foster, adoption, and kinship family members. How do you get your questions answered?  Head over to your regional Facebook group and reach out.  Our advisory members,...

Training and Education
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Training and Education

Email the Chair The Training and Education Committee of the Texas Foster Family Association identifies areas of training for its members, the vetting child-welfare experts to provide such training and ensure these opportunities are offered in various formats.  The committee believes that training is the foundation for creating a positive home environment where children thrive....

Scholarship
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Scholarship

Email the Chair The purpose of the scholarship committee is to advise the Board of Directors of the Texas Foster Family Association on the awarding of scholarships. Committee Objective Duties and responsibilities of the Scholarship Committee include: Review all scholarship applications received by the Texas Foster Family Association Issue written reports to the Board of...

Regional Representatives
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Regional Representatives

The Texas Foster Care Association has established local foster parent representatives in each DFPS region. Our Regional Foster Parent Representatives represent the TFCA within the geographical areas of their region and assist the development and growth of local foster parent associations.   We keep informed on any matters concerning foster care programs and pass this information...

Public Policy and Advocacy
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Public Policy and Advocacy

For over 45 years the Texas Foster Care Association has advocated for foster, adoptive, and kinship families.  We pride ourselves on being the state-wide voice for foster care. Nearly 30 years ago, the state of Texas began outsourcing foster care to the private sector, and many of those families were not included in local foster...

Conference
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Conference

The Texas Foster Care Association host an annual education conference, regional training and support group opportunities.   As a member of the TFCA, you get free admittance to our events!  If you are not able to make it to one of our conferences, the TFCA offer at-home viewing of the events through our partnership with Orphan...

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