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  • FRONTLINE FOR CHILDREN | MAY 2020

    Reports & Briefs

    June 10, 2020

    FRONTLINE FOR CHILDREN | MAY 2020

    Where Science Meets Policy Child Protection Policy – New and Noteworthy COVID-19 recovery presents an opportunity to fill critical gaps in knowledge about equipping schools...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Foster Care, Home Visiting

    Providing Input to the DFPS Legislative Appropriations Request

    Articles

    June 1, 2020

    Providing Input to the DFPS Legislative Appropriations Request

    TexProtects collaborated with the Child Protection Roundtable to provide budget input to the state TexProtects has been working with our partners as part of the...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Foster Care, Home Visiting, Legislative

    Partnering to Bring Family Connects to North Texas

    Articles

    May 27, 2020

    Partnering to Bring Family Connects to North Texas

    The time around birth—whether it’s your first or fifth, you’re adopting or fostering a baby, you’ve just given a baby up for adoption, or you’ve...

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    Family Connects, Foster Care, Home Visiting

    Frontline for Children | April 2020

    Reports & Briefs

    May 12, 2020

    Frontline for Children | April 2020

    Where Science Meets Policy Child Protection Research Touchpoints for Addressing Substance Use Issues in Home Visiting: Phase 1 Report (Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Foster Care, Home Visiting

    10 Parent Strategies During COVID-19

    Reports & Briefs

    May 1, 2020

    10 Parent Strategies During COVID-19

    10 strategies for parents and caregivers to thrive during the COVID-19 pandemic. View the Resource.

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    Child Abuse Prevention

    10 estrategias para los padres y cuidadores durante COVID-19

    Reports & Briefs

    May 1, 2020

    10 estrategias para los padres y cuidadores durante COVID-19

    10 estrategias para padres de familia y cuidadores durante COVID-19. Ver el Recurso.

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    Child Abuse Prevention

    Promoting Positive Family and Community Engagement For CAPM

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    April 30, 2020

    Promoting Positive Family and Community Engagement For CAPM

    This Child Abuse Prevention Month, TexProtects worked to increase awareness and provide families with ideas and resources. April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Family Connects

    Press Releases

    April 29, 2020

    New Push For TX Lege to Support Babies, Toddlers, and Their Parents

    For Immediate Release Austin – Today three Texas nonprofit organizations announced a new effort to work with the Texas Legislature and other state leaders to...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Home Visiting, Legislative

    Frontline For Children | March 2020

    Reports & Briefs

    April 3, 2020

    Frontline For Children | March 2020

    Where Science Meets Policy In light of the urgent and staggering impacts of COVID-19, this month’s Frontline for Children includes a new "Practice" section aimed...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Foster Care, Home Visiting

    COVID-19 Survival Kit

    Articles

    March 26, 2020

    COVID-19 Survival Kit

    A handy guide for parents and families to thrive during the current health crisis Parenting is HARD work, and it’s work that can be even...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Family Connects

    Stay Informed and Learning During Social Distancing

    Articles

    March 20, 2020

    Stay Informed and Learning During Social Distancing

    Child welfare and early childhood media to watch, read, and listen to during this time of social distancing.* Help us keep our mission moving by...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Foster Care

    Texas’ Child Maltreatment Fatality Data Shows There is Still Work to Do

    Articles

    March 19, 2020

    Texas’ Child Maltreatment Fatality Data Shows There is Still Work to Do

    Every week, more than four Texas children die because of child abuse and neglect. The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) recently released...

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    Child Abuse Prevention, Child Protective Services, Home Visiting, Understanding Policy

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