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HOUSTON (January 4, 2016) – Caring Family Network, a state-wide foster care and adoption agency, is pleased to announce that it has taken on the name of its Houston-based organization, DePelchin Children’s Center, effective January 2016.  The name change is the final phase in the merger of the two non-profits, ...

AUSTIN (April 1, 2016) –DePelchin Children’s Center is raising awareness this month for the victims of child abuse across the state of Texas. “It takes the work of the community as a whole when it comes to preventing child abuse,” said Jenifer Jarriel, DePelchin president and CEO. “We must ensure ...

HOUSTON (November 22, 2015) – Event Chairs Lindley and Jason Arnoldy and Valerie and Tracy Dieterich, Honorary Event Chairs Kathleen and James Jennings and Audrey and Brandon Cochran and Founding Chairs Abbi and Rob Antablin and Hannah and Cal McNair were cheering the results of over $375,000 raised at Saturday ...

HOUSTON (November 17, 2015) - November is National Adoption Month—a month set aside in the U.S. each year to raise awareness about the thousands of children in foster care waiting for permanent, loving homes. In the Greater Houston area alone, more than 3,000 children reside in foster care, and of ...

HOUSTON (October 12, 2015) - Comerica Bank is sponsoring its third annual Thanksgiving Art Contest benefitting children currently served by Houston-based non-profit, DePelchin Children’s Center. The contest,  gives children ages 18 and under the opportunity to win seed money in a protected savings account for creating a drawing or painting ...

HOUSTON (September 16, 2015) – DePelchin Children’s Center supporters kicked off the upcoming November 21 Saturday Night Lights event at a private home in the museum district on Tuesday night, September 15.  The goal of the upcoming event is to raise funds and aware¬ness for DePelchin’s mental health, foster care ...

HOUSTON (September 14, 2015)– The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) will honor DePelchin Children’s Center as an Angel in Adoption™ at an awards ceremony on October 6 and gala on October 7 in Washington, D.C.DePelchin Children’s Center is being honored by Congressman Ted Poe for its long standing history ...

HOUSTON (August 3, 2015) – Every child deserves to start off the school year with the right supplies. This year, KHOU 11 is asking the community to help give students the tools they need to succeed by participating in the inaugural KHOU 11 Supplies for Success school supply drive. The ...

HOUSTON (August 4, 2015) – DePelchin Children’s Center announced it will be hosting its second annual two-day conference focused on trauma-informed care, offering CE/PD hours for social workers, psychologists, LPCs, LMFTs and teachers. Presented as part of DePelchin’s Maconda Brown O’Connor Training Institute, the conference, held on September 17th and ...

SAN ANTONIO (July 1, 2015) – Caring Family Network, an affiliate of DePelchin Children’s Center, is excited to announce that they have officially become part of the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce.  The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce assists small business owners in building their businesses by providing business ...