Child Protective Services (CPS)

Below are letters written on behalf of THSC members with issues they had with public officials regarding Child Protective Services (CPS):

Judge will decide if Tutts can home school; Court refuses to turn over records

Judge will decide if Tutts can home school; Court refuses to turn over records

Posted on Aug 18th, 2014 - By Tim Lambert

The decision about whether the Tutt family will be allowed to home school will be the topic of discussion when they return to court in Dallas County…

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Tim Lambert Addresses the Misconduct of CPS Case Workers in Tutt Case

Posted on May 15th, 2014 - By Tim Lambert

The mistreatment of the Tutts by CPS continues. In a recent letter to the Commissioner of Family and Protective Services, THSC’s Tim Lambert,…

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DFPS Claims No Wrongdoing in Tutt Case

Posted on Mar 4th, 2014 - By Tim Lambert

In response to a letter to CPS from Tim Lambert, Department of Family and Protective Services Commissioner John J. Specia Jr. requested a DFPS Office…

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Home School Co-op Told to Move their Program or Close It

Posted on Jan 20th, 2014 - By Tim Lambert

A home school co-op in Grand Prairie holds University Model Classes at a local church. After a recent CPS visit they were informed they would need to…

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Parents Seek Waiver from CPS to Home School Foster Child

Posted on Aug 28th, 2013 - By Tim Lambert

D___ has severe learning disabilities and has not progressed well in public schools. His foster parents, who are in the process of adopting D____,…

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Helping Those Who are Adopting to Home School

Posted on Jan 31st, 2013 - By Tim Lambert

THSC recently sent a letter to Waco CPS, assisting a family from THSC Association. This member family was in the process of adopting a special needs…

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Letter to Ft. Worth CPS

Posted on Dec 11th, 2012 - By THSC Webmaster

Many times families who are adopting through CPS are forced to place the adoptive child or children in the public school system even if they intend…

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Follow Up Letter to CPS – October 12, 2012

Posted on Oct 12th, 2012 - By Tim Lambert

Tim Lambert writes a letter to Audrey Deckinga, Assistant Commissioner, Child Protective Services in Austin, Texas regarding a memo notifying all…

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Letter to Houston CPS – February 26, 2012

Posted on Feb 16th, 2012 - By Tim Lambert

Tim sent a letter to the TDFPS in regards to an email received by THSC in which a CPS investigator requested information on a homeschool family. Tim…

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Letter to Kaufman CPS – October 14, 2011

Posted on Oct 14th, 2011 - By Tim Lambert

When a THSC member was coerced by CPS into signing forms that would allow their children to be academically tested and told they were required to…

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Letter to DFPS Commissioner – October 12, 2011

Posted on Oct 12th, 2011 - By Tim Lambert

THSC was recently contacted by member family in the process of adopting two young children. Child Protective Services (CPS) had denied this family a…

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Letter to Athens CPS – November 2, 2009

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2009 - By Tim Lambert

Tim sent a letter to the TDFPS in regards to an email received by THSC in which a CPS investigator requested information on a homeschool family. Tim…

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