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How Many Children Are in Foster Care in Kansas?

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More than 7,440 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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5 Ways Your Church Can Make a Significant Difference in People’s Lives

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Read our blog for 5 ways your church’s members can come together to help strengthen Kansas families and support at-risk youth.

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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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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 You Can Help a Child Who’s Been Abused or Neglected

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There are several ways you can help a child who’s been abused or neglected. Read this article to learn some of the best ways to get involved.

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The Amazing Story of Four Teen Siblings Adopted From Foster Care [VIDEO]

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Phyllis and Eric Watson of Gardner, KS went from a family of 2 to 6 when they fostered and later adopted four siblings with support from KVC Kansas and the Kansas Department for Children and Families.

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Who Can Be a Foster Parent in Kansas?

Wondering who can be a foster parent? Or what does a foster parent do? Read this blog and download our free FAQs resource to answer those questions.

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What’s the Main Goal of Foster Care?

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Many myths exist about the goal of foster care. Read this article to understand that reunification is always the first goal when a child enters foster care.

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TST Toolbox and Review- Kansas City

KVC will host a Trauma Systems Therapy (TST) Toolbox and Review training on Tuesday, November 7th from 6-8pm at the KVC Kansas City office.  Come hear Clinical Director of Outpatient Services Matt Arnet speak about TST.  KVC Foster Parents will receive two training hours for attending.  Please RSVP to your FSC.

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Foster/Adoptive Parent Information Night- Chanute

Interested in becoming a foster or adoptive parent? Join us for the TIPS-MAPP training classes in Chanute.

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