Children’s Life Boat: Hurricane Harvey

The Children’s Defense Fund – Texas is committed to raising awareness about the challenges facing children, connecting children and families to resources that help to meet their needs, and working with partners to coordinate broad support to improve the well-being of children. This newsletter is published to help families and communities in Texas and Louisiana recovering from Hurricane Harvey protect and support children and youth – to ensure their protection, ease access to basic needs, and provide for their psychosocial development and positive growth through the delivery of health, social, and supportive services. 

Latest Newsletter

September 6, 2017
How to Help Children After Harvey

September 14, 2017
A Long and Challenging Road Ahead

September 21, 2017
Recovery Progress and the Needs of Children

September 28, 2017
Hurricane Recovery: Focus on Children

October 5, 2017
Americans Need to Support Children in Disaster Recovery

October 12, 2017
Remaining Vigilant for Children Survivors