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Why Foster Care Makes a Positive Impact for Older Teens

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Growing pains are a part of life, but teens don’t outgrow the need for a loving family. Read this blog to learn how foster care makes an impact for teens!

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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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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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Meet Our Amazing Foster Families

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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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Mom Who Used to Be in Foster Care Helps Family Reunite

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Read how a KVC employee who used to be in foster care provided love and support to a sibling group while their parents worked toward reunification.

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Family Therapist Cares for Children of Friends Struggling with Substance Use

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When a friend’s two children had to enter foster care, KVC Kansas family therapist Misty Montague opened her heart and home to care for them.

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Effective Communication- Ottawa

Rebecca McFarland from the K-State extension office will be offering a training class for foster parents regarding effective communication between foster parents, biological parents, and kids. This training will discuss ways to become stronger in communicating with others. KVC Foster Parents will receive two training hours for attending.  Please RSVP to your FSC.  

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Why Being a Foster Parent Is the Best Thing You Can Do for Yourself

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Ever wonder how fostering would change your life? Check out why being a foster parent is the best decision these people made!

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Trauma Competent Caregiver Training- Olathe

Are you a foster parent that wants to be able to confidently give your family tools to go from surviving to thriving? If so, join us for the Trauma Competent Caregiver training!

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Attachments Training- Ottawa

In this training on attachment, participants will learn how attachments are formed, damaged and how they affect children.  This training will also cover how to better understand the behaviors in children in foster care and how foster parents can help. Child care is provided.  Contact your FSC to RSVP.  This training will also be available via […]

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