Because Childhood Lasts a Lifetime.

TexProtects protects Texas children from the trauma of abuse and neglect and empowers families to thrive through education, research and advocacy.

Key Issue Areas

Participates in Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) prevention efforts.

Utilizing the Protective Factors Framework through ACEs, Advocacy, and Home Visiting.

This chapter uses the Policy/Advocacy.

The chapter works with the following evidence-based home visiting models: Early Head Start (Home Visiting), Family Connect, Healthy Families America (HFA), Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY), Nurse Family Partnership (NFP), Parents as Teachers (PAT), and Triple P.

Advocacy efforts include

  • Increase Funding for Home Visitation Programs
  • Improve Availability/Delivery of Services to Prevent ACEs
  • Increase Funding/Supports for Kinship Caregivers

Fast Facts

5 total FTEs

The chapter partners with businesses/corporations, foundations, and United Way.

Key Contact

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