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Mark Your Calendars!

Mark your calendars for our upcoming events! We are so excited for these opportunities to encourage and connect those affected by skin conditions and birthmarks by providing opportunities for social, emotional and spiritual support!  

Save the Dates

We are excited to share this VERY EARLY save the date announcement with you! A Children’s House for the Soul will be hosting our very first FUNdraiser on Friday, November 10th and our next “Love The Skin You Are In” Family Fun Day on Saturday, November 11th at The Health Museum. Rick Guidotti of Positive …

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Camp Dermadillo Family Day was a blast!

Camp Dermadillo Family Day was a blast! Thanks to all our amazing campers and their families who brought their CAN-DO spirit and shared it with others! Thanks to our wonderful camp ambassador families for sharing their stories and experiences with us. Thanks to our awesome volunteers who helped make the day extra special! Thanks to …

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2016 Love The Skin You Are In Conference

“Everything was perfect.”  “We learned so much from the speaker.”  “Just what we needed.”  “We learned a lot and the kids had a blast.”  “Wouldn’t change a thing!” These are just some of the comments from the participants of our Love The Skin You Are In conference that was held on November 20, 2016 at …

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Love The Skin You Are In

We are SO excited about our upcoming “LOVE THE SKIN YOU ARE IN” conference! We still have room for you and your whole family to attend, so please register today at https://achildrenshouse.org/events/love-the-skin-you-are-in-2017/. You can also register at the door. The conference is being held this Saturday, November 19th at Safari Texas Ranch in the San …

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Love The Skin You Are In

https://achildrenshouse.org/events/love-the-skin-you-are-in-2017/ One month and counting for our next “Love The Skin You Are In” conference! We are excited to have Kurt Podeszwa who is Director of Camp For All as our guest speaker. His keynote talk will be Family Communication: Expressing Needs (and Wants) Appropriately and Effectively. The parent breakout session will be Blackhawk Parenting: …

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Love The Skin You Are In Conference & Camp Dermadillo Reunion

Our first “Love The Skin You Are In” conference this June was such a success that we are doing another one!   It will be held on Saturday, November 19th from 10am-4pm at Safari Texas Ranch- 11627 FM 1464, Richmond TX 77407. Event registration is on our website at www.achildrenshouse.org. It should be a really …

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First Annual “Love The Skin You Are In” Conference

A Children’s House for the Soul’s first annual “Love The Skin You Are In” conference was an amazingly awesome event that connected us, inspired us and brought joy to the soul thanks to everyone who was involved- our participants, our speakers, our panelists, our volunteers, our planning committee, our board of directors and our donors! …

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Jessica Shannon is another of our amazing speakers

We couldn’t be more thrilled to be partnering with Jessica Shannon who will be one of our speakers for our Love The Skin You Are In conference. Jessica Shannon grew up in Houston, and she is the chaplain at The Woman’s Hospital of Texas. Jessica earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Modern Languages and …

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We can’t wait to welcome Shannon Pickard to Houston

Shannon Pickard is another of the fabulously wonderful speakers who A Children’s House for the Soul will be welcoming to Houston for our Love The Skin You Are In conference on Saturday, June 4th at the Health Museum. Shannon spoke at Camp Dermadillo a few years ago and everyone loved him and the important message …

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