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Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

Cause Area

  • Advocacy & Human Rights
  • Children & Youth
  • Emergency & Safety
  • People with Disabilities
  • Seniors

Location

701 W. 51st StreetAustin, TX 78751 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

The mission of The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is to protect children, the elderly, and people with disabilities from abuse, neglect, and exploitation by involving clients, families, and communities.

Description

The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) works with communities to protect children, the elderly, and people with disabilities from abuse, neglect, and exploitation. It also works to protect the health and safety of children in daycare, as well as foster care and other types of 24-hour care. We do this through investigations, services and referrals, regulation, and prevention programs.

Reviews

Would you recommend Texas Department of Family and Protective Services?
5 reviews Write a review
by Kayla M. (March 30, 2021)
I think that this is an amazing thing to do for kids, specially when they need someone to give them advice and need someone to lift them up. :)
by Josie D. (October 19, 2019)
It was very easy and I was glad I was able to help a child in need.
by Emily S. from Mansfield, TX (June 16, 2019)
To help a family in need, to bring a smile to a child that doesn't get to live the perfect life. That is what the world is about. Helping those that need us. Giving our time, hearts, and skills to others if we are gifted the opportunity to do so

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