Latched is a San Antonio nonprofit that offers in-home lactation consultation services to minority and low-income women free of charge.
At 42, Annette Rodriguez is the current president and CEO of the organization and has been for the last six years.
Children in foster care in the greater Houston area are again finding themselves displaced as flood waters have wiped out around 50,000 homes.
The Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) is a state-funded community health program that works with Medicaid-eligible mothers pregnant with their first child.
Gov. Greg Abbott made child protection a number one emergency item, and the Legislature responded by focusing on overhauling foster care services.
Quraishi completed the Compadre Y Compadre program , designed to help fathers build nurturing relationships with their children.
Mizzou Alternative Breaks is an entirely student-led program located on the University of Missouri campus.
The Texas Tribune reported on Friday, March 18 that “more kids (are) sleeping in state offices amid foster shortage.”
Our journey as a foster family started 15 years ago with The Children’s Shelter. We never thought we would become adoptive parents; our focus was to provide a temporary and loving home to infants and children who were removed from their homes due to neglect or abuse.