A Special Announcement: Presbyterian Agencies Approve Intent to Merge

  Austin, TX and St. Louis, MO – Upon the recommendation of a Joint Trustee Committee, the Board of Trustees of two social service agencies, Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services of Texas and Louisiana (PCHAS TX/LA) and Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services of Missouri (PCHAS MO), have approved their intent to merge effective January 1, (Read More…)

Class of 2017: Stormy

We are so excited for each and every one of our graduates and what their future holds. We want you to get a glimpse of the amazing young men and women we have had the privilege of getting to know through our Group Home Program, in their own words. Meet Stormy. What year/grade did you (Read More…)

Class of 2017: Joseph

We are so excited for each and every one of our graduates and what their future holds. We want you to get a glimpse of the amazing young men and women we have had the privilege of getting to know through our Group Home Program, in their own words. Meet Joseph. What year/grade did you (Read More…)

Class of 2017: Brandy

We are so excited for each and every one of our graduates and what their future holds. We want you to get a glimpse of the amazing young men and women we have had the privilege of getting to know through our Group Home Program, in their own words. Meet Brandy. What year/grade did you (Read More…)

Class of 2017: John

We are so excited for each and every one of our graduates and what their future holds. We want you to get a glimpse of the amazing young men and women we have had the privilege of getting to know through our Group Home Program, in their own words. Meet John. What year/grade did you (Read More…)

Class of 2017: Zion

Another school year draws to a close, meaning it’s time for graduation. We are so excited for each and every one of our graduates and what their future holds. We want you to get a glimpse of the amazing young men and women we have had the privilege of getting to know through our Group (Read More…)

Transcend – An Evening of Art, Fashion and Philanthropy

Join us August 19th at 8 p.m. at the Artists’ Quarter in Dallas for an evening of art, fashion and philanthropy. Ten artists have transformed the life stories of 12 children cared for by Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services (PCHAS) from tragedy to hope through four creative mediums: poetry, painting, fashion and editorial photography. Transcend (Read More…)

Backpack and School Supplies Drive

Friends, we invite you to assemble backpacks with the school supplies listed below. Please deliver them to one of our program locations or contact the Development Officer in your area for assistance in delivering your donations. Thank you for helping us prepare all of the children we serve with backpacks and school supplies so they (Read More…)

5 Reasons to Participate in Your Local Giving Day

Online “giving days” are days that are set aside to raise money for nonprofits. Have you ever heard of Amplify Austin or East Texas Giving Day? They are just a few of the giving days that Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services (PCHAS) participates in across Texas, and more are coming up soon: Texoma Giving Day (Read More…)

PCHAS’ Education Program: Opening Doors for Group Home Residents

When children come into Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services’ (PCHAS) care, most have been traumatized from emotional or physical abuse at home. If they have also been moved from foster home to foster home, they might have switched schools a number of times. All of this puts them at a serious disadvantage when it comes (Read More…)