Welcome to the Texas Alliance of Information and Referral Systems!

The Texas Alliance of Information and Referral Systems, Inc. (TAIRS) is a statewide association of agencies and individuals committed to the provision of quality information, referral and helpline services. The TAIRS Board of Director’s purpose is to guide the association, provide leadership to its members, and advance the information and referral industry.


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Additional Membership Information

A single integrated membership structure supplies automatic membership to both AIRS and TAIRS. Join both for a single, affordable fee. The membership fee is divided between AIRS and the state affiliate. For details about benefits see AIRS Membership.

Our Vision

For the Future

  • Increase Certified Professionals to 300 statewide
  • Increase Membership by 50% by 2020
  • Present 5 Regional Training opportunities fall/spring beginning 2018-2020
  • Develop a tool kit for members that includes contact information to I&R Professionals, best practices, partnership ideas, and tips for grant writing. Access to Texas I&R expertise map
  • Continually improve and update TAIRS website with content and member friendly links to professional development curriculum through webinars/videos
  • Offer social media tools like Facebook groups for members with a goal of 1,000 members by 2020.
  • Work closely with the State to standardize training for all state funded I&R programs, Hotlines, and services.
  • Provide members with networking opportunities