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Child Advocates Recap the 85th Texas Legislative Session in San Antonio

Thanks to everyone who turned out for Thursday's 85th Texas Legislature Recap event at the San Antonio Area Foundation! And big thanks to our co-organizers, The Children's Shelter and the Texas Alliance of Child & Family Services. If you missed it, here are three good news media recaps:

Did The 85th Legislative Session Fix Child Protective Services? (audio) – Texas Public Radio, "The Source"
A really great radio roundtable with TexProtects' Dimple Patel, The Children's Shelter's Annette Rodriguez, and TACFS's Katie Olse

Child Welfare Advocates: Reforms Signal Hope for State's Child Protection SystemRivard Report

Changes at the state's beleaguered child protection agency just got a major boostSan Antonio Express-News

For a Facebook photo gallery of the event, click here.

Posted on July 7, 2017.
 

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