The influx of children into the state from Central America has many Texans wondering how they can help. Foster care is one option, but advocates say potential foster parents should first understand the differences between the state and federal systems.
This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/2014/07/28/migrant-children-put-foster-care-rules/.
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