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Press Releases ButtonJune 29, 2017

HOUSTON – Texas Network of Youth Service (TNOYS) is presenting its Distinguished Leadership Award to State Representative Sarah Davis (R-West University Place) in recognition of her dedication to improving the lives of Texas youth and families, including during the 85th… Read more »

May 29, 2017

TNOYS RECEIVES GRANT TO INCREASE YOUTH ENGAGEMENT IN COURT SYSTEM

AUSTIN – Texas Network of Youth Services (TNOYS) has received a one-year, $6,000 grant from the Texas Bar Foundation, which will be used to launch the “My Voice Matters” project to help legal professionals better understand the importance of giving… Read more »

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April 14, 2017

Texas Tribune, TribTalk

Earlier this month, two teenagers in foster care were struck by a vehicle after running away from Child Protective Services (CPS) offices in Houston, where they had been staying because of a lack of appropriate placement options. One, a 15-year-old girl, died from her injuries. The tragic fatality has heightened attention on Texas’ foster care capacity crisis, but it is important to recognize that the issues Texas must address are much broader.

KXAN-TV Austin

Lawmakers are fast-tracking a bill designed to overhaul the state’s child protective system. This comes just a few days after the governor says the agency is on his top-priority list. On Friday, current and former foster children will rally for lawmakers to make swift changes to Child Protective Services.

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 Spring 2017

The Spring 2017 issue of our quarterly newsletter details our advocacy during the 85th Texas Legislative Session, the return of PEAKS Camp, the launch of a new collaborative project in Central Texas, and more. Click here to read the full newsletter. 

Fall 2016

The Fall 2016 issue of our quarterly newsletter includes a recap of our annual conference, a member spotlight, a preview of our 2017 legislative agenda, and more. Click here to read the full newsletter.

Summer 2016

The Summer 2016 issue of our quarterly newsletter includes recaps of past and upcoming events, a member spotlight, our strategic plan, and more. Click here to read the full newsletter.

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Check out our blog for the latest updates on the work we’re doing around Texas to ensure youth have access to the resources, support, and opportunities they need to lead healthy and fulfilling lives.