San Antonio Children's Shelter http://tpr.org en Children's Shelter Vigil Honors 19 Local Fatalities Of Child Abuse In 2012 http://tpr.org/post/childrens-shelter-vigil-honors-19-local-fatalities-child-abuse-2012 <p>The Children’s Shelter and VOICES for Children of San Antonio are asking residents to participate in an event Tuesday evening to raise awareness of the problem of child abuse.</p><p>The two groups are hosting a "Remember 19" candlelight vigil Tuesday evening to make sure the 19 children who died violent deaths last year are not forgotten.</p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 21:12:52 +0000 Eileen Pace 6581 at http://tpr.org Children's Shelter Vigil Honors 19 Local Fatalities Of Child Abuse In 2012 Children's Shelter Renamed To Honor Glenda Woods http://tpr.org/post/childrens-shelter-renamed-honor-glenda-woods-0 <p>The <a href="http://www.childrensshelter.org/" target="_blank">San Antonio Children’s Shelter</a> is memorializing former leader Glenda Woods by renaming its campus in her honor.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At a dedication ceremony next week, the new Glenda Woods Campus for Children and Families will honor the service and leadership of the board member who molded the shelter into a multi-service facility.</span></p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 20:11:49 +0000 Eileen Pace 4968 at http://tpr.org Children's Shelter Renamed To Honor Glenda Woods Children's Shelter Receives Abundance Of Community Support For Holiday http://tpr.org/post/childrens-shelter-receives-abundance-community-support-holiday <p></p><p>Residents at the San Antonio Children’s Shelter will be treated to a special Christmas “just like home” this year. Community organizations brought in truckloads of toys and volunteered their time for the kids.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.childrensshelter.org/" target="_blank">San Antonio Children’s Shelter</a> usually has upwards of 50 children staying at the center, who usually come from homes in crisis. CEO Annette Rodriguez said the holidays are a sad time of the year for many of the kids.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 18:40:00 +0000 Eileen Pace 3785 at http://tpr.org Childhood Abuse and PTSD Cause for Concern in Bexar County http://tpr.org/post/childhood-abuse-and-ptsd-cause-concern-bexar-county <p>Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can affect kids as well as adults, and often occurs in children who have been abused or neglected; the San Antonio Children's Shelter is co-hosting a special town hall conference on Childhood PTSD and Depression this week.<br> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 14:27:55 +0000 Eileen Pace 361 at http://tpr.org Childhood Abuse and PTSD Cause for Concern in Bexar County