Chosen's mission is to help children heal from trauma by strengthening their families. Chosen specifically works with families who's children have been affected by abuse, neglect and abandonment. We are intervening where trauma has caused damage and making a tangible impact to help children heal.
Chosen helps children heal from trauma caused by abuse, neglect and abandonment by strengthening their families. We primarily assist foster, adoptive and relative caregivers. Through parent coaching, therapeutic services and mentoring, Chosen provides a holistic approach to family support. Their programs serve families in Bexar County at no cost and address the challenges that caregivers and children face. The Chosen reach extended to more than 750 individuals in 2018 with zero failed foster placements and zero dissolved adoptions. Using trauma-informed care and crisis intervention tools, Chosen has also seen an 88% decrease in anxiety-related behaviors, a 75% decrease in post-traumatic stress behaviors, and a 75% decrease in depressed behaviors for the children touched by their services.