Archives for August 2015

Sara Newell, Senior Development Officer

Staff Profile: Sara Newell, Senior Development Officer We asked Sara Newell, our new Senior Development Officer, to introduce herself and here’s her lively response: “Hello! I am the new Senior Development Officer for the Dallas and East Texas Region, the region formerly served by Steve Hurst, who has retired.  I have the privilege of serving (Read More…)

Foster Care – Meet Sarah

Sarah is 17 years old and heading to college. Typical?  Not at all. Why? Sarah has been in the foster care system since she was three years old.  During this time, she was bounced from one foster home to another. Sarah has been in more than 12 homes during her young life. Research shows that each time (Read More…)

Child and Family – Meet Ben and Amy

While many of the children are referred to PCHAS Group Homes by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, private placements are still a priority, and make up the majority of the children in our Group Homes. Here’s a story about a girl placed into our care by her grandfather. A grandfather, Ben was raising (Read More…)