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Jeff Wolpers Wins ‘Patriotic Employer’ Award

It’s humbling to think that someone you work with would take the time to nominate you for an award. HARLINGEN, TX — Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), A U.S. Department of Defense program, awarded BCFS Health and Human Services-Harlingen’s Community Services Director, Jeff Wolpers, the ESGR’s Patriotic Employer Award as an ally […]

BCFS Heroes: Leadership, Stewardship, Discipleship

BCFS Spotlights: Valerie for Community Involvement

HARLINGEN, TX — BCFS Health and Human Services-Harlingen Clinician Valerie Nelson has been presented with the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley’s (UTRGV) Dr. Emmette R. Hutto Outstanding Alumnus Award for her work in the community. Valerie is a recent UTRGV graduate who joined the BCFS Health and Human Services mission of service to others. Through BCFS-Harlingen’s […]

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Graduates Celebrate at BCFS Health and Human Services-Kerrville

KERRVILLE, TX — BCFS Health and Human Services-Kerrville celebrated the recent high school graduations for three youth in foster care who achieved the academic milestone of a high school diploma. The intimate ceremony was organized by BCFS Health and Human Services’ Program Coordinator Deyanira Garcia and BCFS-Kerrville’s Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) Advocate Kamaria Woods. “Graduation is […]

Breckenridge Village of Tyler’s April Lanier Earns Accolades

TYLER, TX — The BCFS System congratulates Breckenridge Village of Tyler’s Director of Residential Services April Lanier for her formal recognition by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Public Policy Research Center (PPRC) for her dedication and collaboration in the field of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. As BVT’s Director […]

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Grant Awards for Healthy Start Laredo

LAREDO, TX — BCFS Health and Human Services’ Healthy Start Laredo (HSL) program earned grants from two philanthropic foundations for its work with mothers and mothers-to-be along the U.S.-Mexico border. The Enterprise Holdings Foundation and the March of Dimes have each awarded Healthy Start Laredo separate grants for specific initiatives in HSL’s array of programs […]

Sock Hop Summer Kickoff

BCFS-Abilene’s Project HOPES Sock Hops to Summer

ABILENE, TX — BCFS Health and Human Services-Abilene hosted families from the Project HOPES (Healthy Outcomes through Prevention and Early Support) parenting education program for its Sock Hop Summer Kick Off at the Grace Museum in Abilene. The event welcomed the summer season at the Grace’s Rock n’ Roll Diner with root beer floats and nachos, […]

Happy Anniversary

BCFS Health and Human Services Trio Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary

BCFS Health and Human Services San Antonio Highway 90 Campus recently celebrated the 20-year anniversaries for staff members Lupe Fernandez, Susana Fernandez and Tony Hernandez on May 30. The three achieved the rare milestone in the dedicated and dutiful service to the youth and families in our care. BCFS Health and Human Services Residential Services […]

New Hires

BCFS Health and Human Services Names New Regional Directors

BCFS Health and Human Services recently appointed two regional directors in North and Central Texas. Kimberley Rodriguez and Alanna Jeter have been named BCFS Health and Human Services Regional Director of Central Texas and North Texas, respectively. As Regional Directors, the new leaders will oversee the operations of BCFS Health and Human Services Division programs […]

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Helping Moms in U.S. Border States Receive Care

LAREDO, TEXAS — On the heels of National Women’s Health Week (May 13-19), BCFS Health and Human Services (BCFS HHS) hosts a Women’s Health Fair on May 31 from 9am- 1pm at the Rio Bravo Community Center in Rio Bravo, Texas. Free medical services will be offered to new and expectant mothers to monitor and improve […]

BCFS Health and Human Services Kerrville: National Day of Prayer Breakfast - Wednesday, May 2, 2018

National Day of Prayer Breakfast – Kerrville

The BCFS System leadership has elected to host and sponsor a community breakfast in Kerrville in support of the 2018 National Day of Prayer.