News Category: child welfare

New Award: Supporting Vulnerable Military Children and Families in Texas

Feb. 12, 2016

FAMILY SUPPORTS | MILITARY FAMILIES

  • Grant: Supporting Vulnerable Military Children and Families in Texas

  • Sponsor: DFPS Prevention and Early Intervention

Active duty military and veterans face unique challenges and stressors, which determine what supports they need, especially in regards to child abuse and neglect. The state of Texas has the second highest active duty military population and the second highest number of veterans of any state in the country.