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Church of the Harvest Respite Event for Foster Parents

Church of the Harvest 14841 S Black bob Rd, Olathe, KS

Church of the Harvest will be hosting a respite event for KVC foster families on June 18! While parents and caregivers enjoy some relaxation, children will enjoy: Bounce house for kids 8 and under A Movie and Popcorn Pizza Crafts Games An Ice Cream Bar Take Home Gifts A DJ with activities Register to reserve […]

Fostering Teens

Online

Foster parents will learn about the stages of development as youth enter pre-teen years as well as common risky behaviors displayed by youth. They will learn about essential life skills needed for youth and how to be involved in the transition planning process. Foster parents will be provided with resources that may be beneficial for […]

Internet Safety

Online

We all want to protect our kids from accessing “naughty” content online, but so much of our kids’ cyber activity can have far-reaching consequences that follow them into adulthood. We will not only talk about what apps & sites to look out for, but how to spot & address when your child is engaging in […]

Helping your foster child deal with grief, stress & anger

Online

The training will provide practical applications that Foster Parents can use to help their Foster Child process and deal with grief, stress, and anger. If you have any questions, please reach out to Dannielle Rothering at Drrothering@kvc.org Register at https://learn.childally.org/.

First Aid (Virtual)

Online

This training will provide basic first aid skills for foster parents, and will meet the 3 hour face-to-face criteria for licensing. You can register below, or at https://learn.childally.org/. Contact the organizer with any questions.

TBRI Training

Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) is an attachment-based, trauma, informed intervention that is designed to meet the complex needs of vulnerable children. TBRI uses Empowering Principles to address physical needs, connecting principles for attachment needs, and correcting principles to disarm fear-based behaviors. While the intervention is based on years of attachment, sensory processing, and neuroscience research, […]

Foster Family Respite Night – Lawrence, KS

The Anchor Church 3514 Clinton Parkway Suite I-6, Lawrence, KS

We will be having a respite night for foster homes on Friday, August 5 from 7pm to 10pm at The Anchor Church in Lawrence, KS for youth ages 4 to 18! We'll be showing a movie and serving pizza and snacks. Childcare will be provided if you'd like to drop your kiddos off. Please RSVP […]

TBRI Training

Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) is an attachment-based, trauma, informed intervention that is designed to meet the complex needs of vulnerable children. TBRI uses Empowering Principles to address physical needs, connecting principles for attachment needs, and correcting principles to disarm fear-based behaviors. While the intervention is based on years of attachment, sensory processing, and neuroscience research, […]

CONNECT Parent Group

Online

What is Connect Parent Group? Connect Parent Group is a group program for parents and other caregivers (i.e., relatives or foster parents) who would like to find ways to improve their relationships with their preteens and teens.  Adolescence can be a stressful time as youth strive for greater independence yet still need the support and […]

Wichita Pride Festival

Naftzger Park 601 E Douglas Avenue, Wichita, KS

KVC will be at the Wichita Pride Festival on September 24 & 25, and we want you to join us! The Opening Nite show will be held on Saturday, September 24, with the Pride Parade and Pride Festival on Sunday, September 25. More details coming soon! Would you like to support Wichita-area LGBTQ+ youth in […]