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El Paso Office

6090 Surety Dr, Suite 101

El Paso, TX 79905

915-781-3330 Office

915-217-6426 Emergency After Hours On Call 

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Over at A World for Children- El Paso office, we are committed to creating brighter futures for children under the care of Child Protective Services (C.P.S. for short). The El Paso office staff are a dedicated and passionate team that are ready to help the children of our amazing El Paso city by guiding and supporting current and future foster families. Our mission is to ensure that every child in foster care receives the love, support, and opportunities they deserve, helping them thrive and reach their full potential. Through innovative programs, compassionate care, and community collaboration, we strive to make a lasting and positive impact on the lives of these children, empowering them to build a strong foundation for a brighter tomorrow. El Paso, Texas, known as the Suncity, is known for its rich cultural diversity and unique blend of traditions. The city's culture is influenced by its location on the U.S.-Mexico border, resulting in a vibrant mix of Mexican and American heritage, creating a distinctive borderland identity. Fostering with AWFC in El Paso is a five-fold system that includes: a need for dedicated foster families to provide safe and nurturing homes for children who have been removed from their biological families due to safety concerns; training, resources, and support for foster parents and services to help children heal and thrive; an emphasis on cultural sensitivity to ensure that children are placed in homes that understand and respect their cultural background; a close-knit community that plays a crucial role in supporting foster families- schools, local organizations, and neighbors contribute to the well-being of foster children; and, an opportunity to experience challenges and rewards as fostering can make a positive impact on children's lives, helping them heal and grow in a supportive environment.

Pricilla Cuellar was born and raised in the vibrant city of El Paso, Texas, and is a proud 2020 graduate of The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), earning a Bachelor of Psychology in Science.

Pricilla has an unwavering commitment to improving the lives of children in need; she has spent the last two years serving as an exemplary Area Director for A World for Children. Under her dynamic leadership, the El Paso office has flourished, setting new standards of excellence and compassion. With an empathetic approach, it has led to innovative programs and initiatives that have transformed the lives of countless children and families. With a keen understanding of the challenges and opportunities within the fostering system, Pricilla's passion for creating a brighter future for vulnerable children is not just a job—it's a calling. She hopes to inspire those around and positively contribute to the El Paso community. As a testament to this mission, Pricilla was awarded the El Paso hometown hero award in 2022. She is an outgoing and dynamic individual who enjoys experiencing new adventures with her two young boys and family.


Gilbert Garcia has been serving children and families for over 30 years. For the past several years, he has served as Treatment Director for A World For Children in Corpus Christi, El Paso, and Houston. He is passionate about making a difference in the lives of children and has a deep appreciation for those who open their hearts and homes to traumatized children. “All kids need a sense of belonging and know that someone cares; one of the greatest joys is knowing you made a difference in the life of a child. That is what we are all about.”

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