The Texas Center forChild and Family Studies(The Center), in partnership with the Office of the Governor’s Child Sex Trafficking Team (CSTT), seeks to support adult residential care (majority of clients aged 18-24) and community-based child welfare residential childcare provider organizations that are serving either survivors of commercial sexual exploitation (CSE) or individuals at risk of CSE. Child-serving organizations applying for this opportunity are not required to be currently providing specialized services to survivors of CSE (see Application Requirements below). Our support is provided through consultation, training, and/or technical assistance to
1) improve or sustain best practices in supporting this population
2) develop or sustain program-level improvements; including evaluating individual and program outcomes and/or
3) plan for growth, expansion, and sustainability.