Foster Care and Residential Treatment During COVID-19

Nearly two months ago, the world all but shut down to try and slow the spread of COVID-19. Stores, small businesses, and even places like dental offices were closed, and many employees found themselves abruptly working from home or laid off while attempting to find a...

Drug and Alcohol Addiction

In the year 2017, a reported one in three children entered foster care due to Parental drug abuse. Three years later, Parental drug and alcohol abuse remains a leading reason why children are removed from their homes. The drug and opioid epidemic in the United States...

A Bag of Hope

The definition of Hope is a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen, and we at Children’s Hope of Lubbock believe that Hope is the key element in guiding a child through the difficult recovery of abuse and neglect. We strive to insert Hope in...

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” Like Dr. King, at Children’s Hope, we believe that one of the greatest measures in life is what you are doing to make life better for other people....

Home for the Holidays

The holiday season is in full swing, and as we approach Christmas time, it may be easy to get buried in all the things you have to do: buy (and wrap) presents, figure out who is hosting Christmas, grocery shop and cook and bake for your family and friends. While there...