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  Facebook Users Across Texas Can Vote for Favorite Children’s Artwork Depicting “What I’m Most Thankful for This Year”$10,000 in Prize Money to be Awarded HOUSTON, TX/Oct. 22, 2013 – Comerica Bank today announced that it is hosting a Thanksgiving Art Contest benefitting children currently served by Houston-based non-profit, DePelchin ...

DePelchin Children's Center reaffirms commitment to increasing the number of foster parents in Greater Houston area HOUSTON (September 30, 2013) – DePelchin Children’s Center is taking action to increase the number of foster parents who can help the more than 3,000 children in foster care remain with their siblings during ...

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.