Tag: Texans Care for Children

Even now, Texans Care for Children continues to fight for children and families all across Texas

How¬†Texans Care for Children is approaching the threat posed by coronavirus. For the moment, our approach includes the following: We are closely monitoring developments and communicating non-stop with partners, community leaders, and national experts to identify all the ways that the coronavirus is affecting Texas children and families. While we may not currently have solutions to all of these challenges, we are able to… Read more »

$1.3 Million Awarded to Train Mental Health Policy Fellows and Peer Policy Fellows in Texas

Ten nonprofit advocacy groups received a total of $1.3 million in grants over two years to hire in-house policy or peer policy fellows. The Mental Health Policy Academy and Fellowsinitiative, launched in 2010, builds both individual and organizational capacity for effective mental health policy and advocacy work. Fellows receive intensive training, education and experience in mental health policy while host organizations benefit from additional… Read more »