Child Safety Resources
Foster and Adoptive
Concerned about a Child's Safety?
If so, the following link(s) or numbers might be useful.
Texas Runaway Hotline:
Texas Child Abuse Hotline:
Poison Control Hotline:
In the event of an emergency, please dial 911 or visit your local emergency room.
(this is a free, 24 hour/ 7 day-a-week service staffed with pediatric nurses who provide assistance for a child's non-emergency medical situation)
: (provides information regarding a variety of medical conditions)
Turning Points: Prevent hospitalizations and placement disruptions.
. In crisis, turn to us. 24HR, 7 day a week behavioral health emergency assessment and crisis intervention San Antonio
Family Counseling and Resource Center
Foster/Adoptive Parent Resources
PRINT English APPLICATION HERE - All families need to complete an application.
Foster Parent Questionnaire- Kinship families who already have a kinship home study do not need to complete the Questionnaire. It is required for all other families.
Media List and Calming Exercises
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services | Child Protective Services
Texas Center for Child and Family Studies
Texas Foster Family Association
Online Training for Foster Parents
National Foster Parent Association
Nurturing Attachments: http://www.nurturingattachments.com/
One Big Happy Home:
Austin and Surrounding Counties Resources
Lone Star Bikes contact:
REGION 8 San Antonio and Surrounding Counties Resources
SA Grandparents Raising grandchildren support group:
South Texas Alliance for Orphans
Resources for churches, foster families, and others who are looking for a way to get involved.
Foster Family Forum:
A support group for foster families. Every 3rd Tuesday of the Month. Time: 6 pm – 7 pm Place: 6487 Whitby Road, San Antonio, TX 78240 RSVP:(210) 696 - 2410
The Vault Fostering Community
- Serving Region 8 kinship and foster parents by lending essential items, providing community, and equipping with resources.
Post Adoption Services
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Kerrville, TX 78028