The Supreme Court of Texas established the Children's Commission in 2007 with the overall goal of improving the child welfare system by increasing public awareness of challenges facing children and families involved in the child welfare system and bringing attention to this important issue through judicial leadership, reforming judicial practice, and informing policy affecting child welfare.

Recent Announcements & Publications

Tool Kit for Attorneys Representing Parents and Children in CPS Cases

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Statewide Collaborative on Trauma-Informed Care

Enhancing Support for Foster Alumni: Financial Aid, the Foster Care Tuition Waiver, and Campus Support
The Resources for Higher Ed Workgroup hosted "Enhancing Support for Foster Alumni: Financial Aid, the Foster Care Tuition Waiver, and Campus Support", a webinar to highlight the enhancement of the admissions and financial aid applications and collaborative campus support services for those engaged in helping foster alumni succeed in higher education. A recording of the webinar is available at the following link
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