Agency: Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS)
Procurement Number: HHS0007560
Procurement Name: Community and Parent Group Services
Program Name: Child Protective Services
Release Date: April 23, 2020
Closing Date: May 22, 2020, 2:00 p.m. Central Time
The State of Texas, and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) seeks contracts with councils, associations, and organizations to develop and expand activities of groups that promote services to abused and neglected children or their caregivers. Contractors of this typemust be voluntary andmust have a purpose to promote, coordinate, and facilitate community-based service delivery systems for children andtheir families, who are at risk of abuse or neglect. These are children who have become a part of the DFPS foster care system. Contractors shall provide education and information about abused and neglected children, develop and expand the activities of groups that identify, recruit, and screen prospective foster and adoptive homes. A secondary purpose will be to serve as the organized body through which foster parents find mutual support and an increase of the knowledge and skills of foster parenting.
The State provides reimbursement through Title IV-E and IV-B funds allocated from the Social Security Act and can use state funds, if necessary. Contractors promote community awareness, outreach, training and recruitment of potential foster parents. They attend national child welfare conferences for which DFPS reimburses for allowable goods and services.
|Contract ID||Awarded Vendor||Mailing Address||Phone||Project Contact||Project Contact Email|
|HHS0007560-00005||Region II Child Welfare Advisory Council||305 N 11th St.
Ballinger, TX 76821
|HHS0007560-00001||Tarrant County Foster Parent Association||P.O. Box 35421
Fort Worth, TX 76162
|HHS0007560-00002||Grayson County Foster Parent Association||2607 N. Loy Lake Rd.
Sherman, TX 75090
|HHS0007560-00003||Foster and Adoptive Parents of North Texas||1537 Hickory Trail
Allen, TX 75002
|HHS0007560-00007||Region 04 Child Welfare Advisory Board||6122 Wilderness Rd.
Tyler, TX 75703
|HHS0007560-00004||Brite Star Community Center||10535 Wilcrest Dr.
Houston, TX 77099
|HHS0007560-00006||Region 6 Council of Child Welfare Boards||2525 Murworth Street
Houston, TX 77054
|HHS0007560-00008||Region 9 Child Welfare Advisory Council||509 Westover Rd
Big Spring, TX 79720