Reaching victims of human trafficking during COVID-19 pandemic

"Everybody is seeing an increase in both labor and sex trafficking," said Elaine Andino is the organization's director of partnerships. United Against Human Trafficking also leads the 55 member organization Houston Rescue and Restore Coalition. 

NAACP Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccine

A candid conversation about the coronavirus vaccine, in a virtual town hall presented by the NAACP Houston Chapter and FOX 26 Houston. Melissa Wilson moderators a panel of medical professionals to answer viewer questions about the COVID-19 vaccines,

Texas A&M University making mental health a top priority for students

Texas A&M has worked to provide mental health services in many different ways, but with the help of Kognito's At Risk training they're giving students the tools they need to help each other by conversing with virtual humans and acting out real-life crisis scenarios.

FOX 26 in Focus- Rebound and Recovery October 23, 202

A band teacher finds a unique way to protect himself and his students from the coronavirus and Denise Middleton explains how rewilding might actually prevent future pandemics and a quick look at some job opportunities here in the Houston area.

Who's Hiring

At home care nurses in high demand and help for those in the oil and energy sector.

Beat COVID-19 Mental Health Helpline

City of Houston Health Department supported by the U.S. House of Representatives has established a helpline open 7 days a week to provide individual and group crisis intervention and to educate and support citizens adjusting mentally and emotionally to the stressors associated with COVID-19

COVID-19's impact on special education

As so many head back to school amid a pandemic, certain families are facing extra layers of difficulty in finding a "new normal." FOX 26 anchor Kaitlin Monte examines the impact COVID-19 restrictions are having on special education.

Back to school roundtable

Heading back to the classroom is marked by fear and frustration for some. So FOX 26 anchor Sally MacDonald sat down with a pediatrician, parent, and therapist to talk about the school year, the expectations, and how to manage them.

Teachers get creative with online learning

Online teaching is not the same as getting up in front of a room of kids and commanding their attention. FOX 26's Damali Keith shows us how teachers are learning to meet the challenge online.