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HOUSTON (August 16, 2013) – DePelchin Children’s Center is receiving a very special donation today from a younger citizen of the Houston community.  Six-year-old first grader Ben Chattaway, with the help of his 4-year-old brother Mason, used his final days of summer vacation to host a lemonade stand raising $1,144 ...

HOUSTON (July 15, 2013) – DePelchin Children’s Center is proud to announce that Oscar G. Bukstein, M.D., M.P.H., will assume the newly created role of Medical Director beginning July 15, 2013. In this capacity, he will oversee DePelchin’s mental health services, including psychiatric services, psychological testing and counseling, in an ...

May is Mental Heath Awareness Month, and DePelchin Children's Center is bringing much-needed awareness to the importance of children's mental health. Statistics shows that 1 in 5 children will at some point struggle with a mental health issue which can encompass a broad range of concerns.

DePelchin Children’s Center has adopted a therapeutic art program for children and youths in the state foster care system through a partnership with ArtBridge, a nonprofit arts education program originally created for homeless children.

DePelchin Children's Center has partnered with One Voice Texas and the Youth in Foster Care Working Group within the Alliance for Economic Inclusion (AEI) to pilot a week-long financial literacy program that will teach youths in foster care how to support their own financial well being.