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UPCOMING EVENT​S​​​​
  • ​​​​​November 21st 2015 - National Adoption Day​​​​​​ Event
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PAST EVENTS​​
  • ​​September 19th 2015 - A Foster Parenting Informational Meeting sponsored by the Board was held in Bacliff at the ​Bayshore Friends Church. The purpose of the meeting was to continue the Board's efforts to spread awareness of the need for foster parents through informed presentations from speakers within the foster care system.
  • ​​August 12th 2015 - Board members attended the Children's Protective Services Commissioner's Meeting held at the Children's Advocacy Center in Galveston. The CPS State Commissioner Judge Specia was present to speak with CPS staff and guests.
  • ​​August 4th 2015 - A Summer Foster Children Event was hosted by the Board along with the Children's Protective ​Services employees that serve the County. The children were treated to lunch and games at the Putt Putt Funhouse in Webster.
  • ​​May 2nd 2015 - A Foster Parenting Awareness Workshop & Breakfast sponsored by the Board was held in La Marque at the Greater Barbour's Chapel Baptist Church. The purpose of this workshop was to raise awareness of the need for foster parents in the community and to gain a better understanding of the roles of the various foster care agencies.
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  • ​March 31st 2015 -  ​​The Commissioners' Court of Galveston County, along with the Children's Services Board, issued a Proclamation that April be acknowledged as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month within the County. 
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  • February 23rd - 24th 2015 - The 29th annual Prevent Child Abuse Texas (PCAT) Conference was held in Las Colinas, Texas. Four Board members were in attendance and participated in training sessions on various topics including ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences), child abuse prevention/intervention legislation and the ongoing dangers of social media towards children and youth. 
  • November 22nd 2014 - The annual Galveston County National Adoption Day event was held at the Justice Center. The Board sponsored the event's gift baskets for children that were adopted and several Board members were present for the court proceedings and many activities.
  • ​​September 12th 2014 - The Texas Council of Children's Welfare Boards (TCCWB) held their annual Awards Ceremony in Austin. Our Board nominated former Board Vice-Chair Melissa Williams for Volunteer of the Year.
  • June 18th, 19th & 20th 2014 -  The Keeping Infants and Toddlers Safe (KITS) Conference hosted by the Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston​
  • ​March 22nd 2014 - Foster Children Orientation at the Financial Aid Conference on the College of the Mainland Campus
  • ​January 9​th​ 2014 - I​n a partnership between the Mainland Morning Quilt Guild, the ​Children's Services ​​Board of ​Galveston ​County and Child ​Protective Services, ​CPS workers accepted several pillow slips to be given to children assisted as they are placed in foster care.
  • Pictured from left to right: CSB Members Tillie Henson, Brenda Weber, Charity Eames, Evelyn Garland, CPS Supervisor Debra Ross, CSB Chair Jeanette Elias, CSB Member Jean Sargent and Galveston County Director of Community Services Connie Nicholson
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La Marque Bayou Fest

 

Mounting Horizons Health Fair

 

McKinney Memorial Festival

 

La Marque Bayou Fest

 

La Marque Bayou Fest

 

CCISD Creative Minds Fair

 

Santa Fe HS Community Fair

 

Santa Fe HS Community Fair

 

25th Annual Child Abuse
Prevention Conference

 

Santa Fe HS Community Fair

 

League City Softball Opening Day

 

League City Softball Opening Day

 

  

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