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

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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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Three Kids for Christmas: One Couple’s Journey of Fostering and Adopting

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Since they were unable to have children, Dawn and her husband decided to look into fostering and adopting. Read about their heartwarming journey!

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How You Can Help a Child or Teen in Need During the Holidays

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Everyone can do something to help a child or teen in foster care, and there are several different ways you can get involved.

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Learn About Our Staff’s Amazing Impact on Children and Families & Join Our Team!

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Our staff works tirelessly to improve the lives of Kansas children and families each day. Check out the impact they’ve made and how you can join our team!

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

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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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