Solving the Latest Foster Care Crisis

The Texas Foster Care Capacity Crisis and Its Solution This is part two of a two-part series about the ongoing capacity crisis in Texas foster care. Today's post will discuss the long-term solution to the current capacity crisis. More Children Without Placement Our last post discussed the capacity crisis in the Texas foster care system.

Community-Based Care: Implementation and Innovation

On December 31, 2020, the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) announced that Region 9 — which includes Midland, Odessa, and San Angelo — would transition to a new system of foster care called Community-Based Care (CBC). This is the fourth in a four-part series about CBC. Implementation and Innovation in Community-Based