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Become a Foster Parent From Home With Virtual Training

become a foster parent from home

The training class to become a foster parent can now be completed at home through a virtual one-on-one class called Deciding Together. Learn more!

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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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How You Can Help Children in Foster Care from Home

Help Youth in Foster Care from Home

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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KVC Holiday Heroes Provide 21,000+ Gifts to More Than 3,300 Kansas Youth

Holiday Heroes

Generous individuals, groups and organizations partnered with us to give 21,000+ gifts to more than 3,300 Kansas children and teens!

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KVC Kansas Facilitates 50+ Children’s Adoptions During National Adoption Month

kansas national adoption month

During National Adoption Month in November, KVC Kansas is facilitating 52 children’s adoptions throughout the state. Learn more!

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Exploring the Causes of Childhood Bullying and How to Prevent It

bullying

If your child is being bullied or might be bullying others, read this article to understand its causes and how to stop it.

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How Juvenile Justice Reform Has Impacted Child Welfare & What We Must Do To Fix It

crossover youth

On October 16, 2019, Dr. Linda Bass of KVC Kansas testified about the impact of crossover youth in foster care at the Joint Committee on Corrections and Juvenile Justice Oversight in Topeka. Here is the full testimony she shared.

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Your Complete Guide to the 2019-20 Kansas Foster Care System Changes

Kansas foster care system changes

This is a big year for Kansas foster care changes – new leadership, new direction, and many changes in providers. Read this to find out what’s changing in the effort to strengthen children and families.

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Meet Our Amazing Foster Families

KVC foster family spotlight

KVC Kansas is shining the spotlight on our amazing foster families who go above and beyond to help children and families in our community.

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How to Get Prepared for the Family First Act and Help Thousands of Children

Family First Prevention Services Act

A radical reform of the foster care system has been long overdue. The Family First Prevention Services Act is just that. Here is how your agency can implement it and help families.

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