Protect today’s children for tomorrow’s Texas.

We believe every child has the right to a safe, nurturing childhood. That’s why TexProtects develops and advocates for policy that protects children from abuse and empowers families to thrive. Join us – we all have a role to play in this essential mission. It’s a smart investment in the future of Texas.

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Our Purpose

TexProtects is laser-focused on fighting child maltreatment. Here’s how we do it.

We advocate

for smart policy and data-driven programs that address root issues

We collaborate

across party lines and engage all Texas communities in solutions

We inform

the public about the state of Texas children and strategies to protect them


Learn about the pressing issues affecting the safety and welfare of Texas children, what’s at stake and what you can do to help.

Did you know?

More than 7

children are maltreated every hour in Texas.


Child Abuse Prevention

Setting families and their children up for success

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Foster Care

Advancing healing and safe, stable care for children

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Did you know?

Every $1

we invest in abuse prevention saves Texas up to $8

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