Frequently Asked Questions
Information on Services
The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) works with communities to protect children, the elderly, and people with disabilities from abuse, neglect, and exploitation. It also works to protect the health and safety of children in daycare, as well as foster care and other types of 24-hour care.
Child Protective Services
Protects children from abuse and neglect through investigations, services, foster care, and adoption.