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What Is Foster Care?

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What is foster care? Foster care provides a temporary arrangement for a child when they are not able to live with their biological parents. Learn more.

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Performance Matters: How KVC Kansas Is Doing on Federal Foster Care Standards

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Safety, permanency and wellbeing are the three primary goals of any child welfare system. In this article, see how KVC Kansas is performing on these federal performance standards.

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How Fostering Gave Us Purpose and Changed Our Lives

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Jennifer and Brad Stallbaumer got into fostering seemingly by accident but then found out how enriching and life-changing it was.

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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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How This Faith-Based Organization Helps Kansas Foster Parents Thrive

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Fostering Joy is a faith-based organization that equips churches to provide Kansas foster parents with full-scale wraparound support. Learn more about them in this post!

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KVC Employee Shares Her Amazing Experiences as a Foster Parent

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In this moving story, one KVC employee and foster mom shares some of her experiences as a caregiver to children in need. Read how it has changed her life!

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Why Are Children in Foster Care?

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Have you ever wondered why children are in foster care? Though many factors can cause youth to enter foster care, these are the most common reasons.

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Kansas City Area Churches Encourage People to Invest in Children in Foster Care

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Three churches have set a tremendous example of how to help children and families involved in the child welfare system.

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Becoming A Foster Parent: Questions About Your First Placement

Becoming a Foster Parent

Becoming a foster parent is a big decision, and this blog identifies some of the most common questions that are asked about taking in your first placement.

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Families Of Faith Answer The Call To Help Children In Foster Care

Churches and faith communities often have the compassion and dedication it takes to care for children who have experienced abuse, neglect or other family challenges.

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