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How Many Children Are in Foster Care in Kansas?

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Nearly 7,300 youth are in foster care in Kansas, and the need for foster parents is greater than ever in every single community. Find out how many children are in foster care in your area and how you can help.

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4 Ways You Can Help Children and Families During National Foster Care Month

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May is dedicated to raising awareness and support for the more than 400,000 children and youth in the foster care system. Learn how you can help!

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Coping During COVID-19: Support for Your Mental Health

Find helpful tips for mental health support during the coronavirus health crisis from KVC Health Systems, a national leader in mental and behavioral health.

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Recognizing the Signs of Child Abuse and Neglect

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Child abuse is a growing epidemic that can happen anywhere and to anyone. Make sure you know the signs of child abuse and neglect and make a report if you suspect a child is being abused or neglected.

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Want Joy and Purpose in Life? You Can’t Imagine the Reward of Adopting a Teen

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Over 123,000 children and teens in foster care are waiting to be adopted. New videos from AdoptUSKids.org show the rewards of adopting a teen.

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How You Can Help Children in Foster Care from Home

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Stuck at home? In this blog, learn about several ways you can make a difference in the lives of children in foster care without leaving your home!

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Empty Nester? Fostering Could Be Perfect for You! [Video]

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If you’re an empty nester, becoming a foster parent is one of the most enriching and life-changing decisions you can make. Learn more!

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KVC Kansas Celebrates Social Workers During National Social Work Month

During National Social Work Month, KVC Kansas celebrates the great impact social workers make in the lives of children and families.

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How Much Does Adoption Cost?

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Interested in growing your family through adoption? You may have heard that it can be very expensive. However, one option is basically free!

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What’s the Training Like to Become a Foster Parent?

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Ever wondered what the training classes are like to become a foster parent?. Read this post to learn how current foster families feel about the TIPS-MAPP class. 

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