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Happy 125th Birthday DePelchin!

Happy 125th Birthday DePelchin!

On May 2, 2017, DePelchin will celebrate its 125th birthday (to the day) and the thousands of children and families who have been forever blessed by Kezia DePelchin's legacy. Join us as we celebrate this unique achievement and our commitment to Family Ever After!

Back the Bowl, Support DePelchin

Back the Bowl, Support DePelchin

Love football? Love DePelchin? Then come join us at the Texas Bowl! On Dec. 28, we’ll be cheering on the action at NRG Stadium, as the SEC takes on the Big 12. Come be part of the fun, and support Team DePelchin!

Brighten the Holidays for Children at DePelchin

Brighten the Holidays for Children at DePelchin

Make a dream come true for a child this year by participating in DePelchin’s annual Holiday Project. Sponsor a child’s holiday wish list, host a toy drive or make a donation to help purchase gifts and other needed items.

Make a Difference, Learn About Fostering

Make a Difference, Learn About Fostering

Attend a free information orientation and learn how you can forever change the life of a child. View our orientation calendar for a list of upcoming sessions.

STAR Program: Free Counseling Services

STAR Program: Free Counseling Services

DePelchin's STAR program provides free individual and family counseling, parenting support and child abuse prevention services to support families in crisis living in Harris, Fort Bend or Waller County.

DePelchin Children's Center Now State-wide

DePelchin Children's Center Now State-wide

Caring Family Network, a state-wide foster care and adoption agency, announced that it has officially taken on the name of its Houston-based organization, DePelchin Children’s Center,

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DePelchin’s offers counseling to children and families through its grant-funded prevention programs in addition to supporting its foster and adoptive homes.

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DePelchin partners with couples and individuals who can provide temporary, loving care for children in foster care.

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DePelchin supports couples and individuals wanting to adopt children who need a permanent, loving home.

Committed to Changing Lives

DePelchin Children's Center has served as a ray of hope for children and families for more than 120 years. Though our programs have changed over the years, our commitment to making a difference has remained the same. See how we're turning lives around today.