Prayer Breakfast called for heavenly aid

Hill Country Community Journal | May 11, 2019

By: Bonnie Arnold

More than 200 people attended this year’s National Day of Prayer event in Kerrville on May 1, led by Dennis Ferguson, director of BCFS Health & Human Services, Kerrville’s Community Services Division

The program for the morning said the National Day of Prayer was created by law in 1952 by President Harry Truman as an inspiring way to bring people of all faiths together to pray and mobilize with a common focus.

Beeville family moves back home thanks to disaster recovery partners

Beeville Bee-Picayune | May 8, 2019

BEEVILLE – Mike and Marlene Juranek received the keys to their new home Tuesday, April 30, 20 months after the landfall of Hurricane Harvey. The celebration was made possible through the combined efforts of the Coastal Bend Disaster Recovery Group (CBDRG), BCFS Health and Human Services, and a grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Firman proclamación para prevenir el abuso infantil

Super Channel 12 | April 23, 2019

Por: Hervey Sifuentes

Del Río, Texas. Autoridades estatales, del Condado de Val Verde y de la Ciudad, firmaron la proclamación del “Mes Nacional de la Prevención del Abuso Infantil” para crear conciencia en esta población sobre cómo proteger y ayudar a los menores de edad.

La ceremonia se llevó a cabo en el Texas Community Bank, Community Hall, donde estuvieron presentes el personal del BCFS Health and Human Services-Del Rio, quienes organizan este evento cada año para ayudar a reducir el número de abusos contra menores de edad.


Del Rio, Texas.- State authorities, Val Verde County and the City, signed the proclamation of the “National Month of Prevention of Child Abuse” to raise awareness in this population on how to protect and help minors.

The ceremony was held at the Texas Community Bank, Community Hall, where the staff of the BCFS Health and Human Services-Del Rio, who organize this event every year to help reduce the number of abuses against minors, were present.

Nonprofit, officials speak out during joint proclamation ceremony

Del Rio News – Herald | April 24, 2019

Children are vulnerable to many things, physically, mentally and emotionally. When organizations get together for the sake of the children, it is to address the concerns revolving around said children and how to better their situation.

Tuesday, the BCFS Health and Human Services-Del Rio hosted the Val Verde County Proclamation Ceremony to promote awareness and speak out against child abuse in Val Verde County for National Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Impulsarán con proclamación prevención del abuso infantil

Super Channel 12 | April 22, 2019

By: Hervey Sifuentes

Del Río, Texas. Se invita a la comunidad a participar en la firma de la proclamación del “Mes Nacional de Prevención del Abuso Infantil” que se llevará a cabo en el Texas Community Banck, Community Hall, mañana en punto de las 10:30 de la mañana.

Este evento es organizado por BCFS Health and Human Services-Del Rio, quienes durante todo el año están haciendo programas y actividades para promover la seguridad de los niños, como también para buscar involucrar a la comunidad y ayuden a lograr el objetivo.


Del Rio, Texas. The community is invited to participate in the signing of the proclamation of the “National Month of Prevention of Child Abuse” that will be held at the Texas Community Bank, Community Hall, tomorrow at 10 o’clock: 30 in the morning.

This event is organized by BCFS Health and Human Services-Del Rio, who throughout the year are doing programs and activities to promote the safety of children, as well as to seek to involve the community and help achieve the goal.

BCFS begins enrollment in Refugio and Goliad counties

Goliad Advance – Guard |
mysoutex.com | April 18, 2019

GOLIAD/REFUGIO – BCFS Education Services now is enrolling children for the 2019-20 school year for the Head Start program in Goliad and Refugio.

When applying for the Head Start program parents must provide child’s birth certificate, immunization record, 1040, W2 or previous month’s pay stub that includes Y-T-D and proof of residency. 

BCFS Health and Human Services hosts family fun day


KTAB 4U | April 4, 2019 | By: Adam Singleton

BCFS Health and Human Services is hosting a day of family fun this weekend. We learn about the organization and how you can join them.

Event Details: Every Child Matters – Free Family Fun Day
Redbud Park
Saturday, April 9th
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Free
(325) 718-3322