1 out of every 5 uninsured children in the united states lives in texas

CHILDREN AT RISK believes all children deserve a healthy food environment, safe opportunities for an active lifestyle, and access to preventative health services.

CHILDREN AT RISK (C@R) works to positively impact health outcomes for Texas children, with continued focus on equitable access to school food programs, mental health services and childhood immunizations, and an expanded focus on maternal health and well-being.


Health impacts all aspects of a child’s life. Healthy kids are better learners and have better outcomes later in life.


What does COVID mean for Texas children?

Before COVID-19, 1 in 5 children in Texas lived below the poverty line. After COVID-19, those numbers will grow.