5 Myths About Child Abuse

Knowing more about abuse empowers you to take action. In Texas, every adult is a mandatory reporter of child abuse. To combat misinformation, Upbring is

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3 Impactful Ways for Foster Families to Form Authentic Relationships

Authentic relationships are a key factor in ensuring children in foster care are given the emotional support needed to heal from the significant trauma

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The Best Gift is Family

Outside in the cool December air, next to blinking strands of Christmas lights and bright red bows, a neighbor asked Jordan Hernandez, age 4, the age-old

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From Courtroom to Living Room: Ben and Maya’s Adoption Day Marks the Beginning of a Beautiful New Chapter for Foster In Texas Family

Every morning for the past six months, Ben* woke up and marked another day off the family calendar in the kitchen, counting down the days until he and his

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Krause Children’s Center Empowers Girls with Innovative Approaches to Healing

Green, brown, blue and yellow. Those are the colors Octavia used to draw a picture of the forest. Pressing colored pencils to paper, each stroke she sketched

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How to Celebrate Diversity with Infants and Toddlers

This fall your family may be navigating changes in childcare, school attendance or homeschool connections, but even in these radically different

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Building Families Through Adoption: Which Type of Adoption is Right for Your Family?

The journey of adoption usually begins with the exploration of the different types of adoption available. Researching the ways hopeful adoptive parents can

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22 Stellar STEAM Activities for Your Family

This fall your family may be navigating changes in childcare, school attendance or homeschool connections, but even in these radically different

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Waiting Children – Bulgaria

Meet Samuel, a friendly five-year-old boy who dreams of one day finding his forever family. When Samuel was a toddler he was left in an orphanage in Eastern

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Growing with Nature: What Our Girls at New Life Children’s Center Learned During an Outdoor Adventure

Girls at New Life Children’s Center recently set forth on a two-week outdoor adventure series to celebrate summer’s end while gaining new life skills.

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