Shay Johnson is a family support worker with KVC. In this story, she describes a teen boy’s journey to finding the perfect forever family.
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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.
Learn how you can get help parenting a teen with Teen Connect! This program will promote effective parenting strategies and ensure healthy teen development.
At KVC Kansas, we value transparency, openness and honesty. This post clarifies our role in the Kansas child welfare system and gives insight into key areas.
If your child or teen is experiencing issues such as low self-esteem or other behavioral issues, counselors are great resources for resolving these concerns.
NAMI is a six-session program for parents of children and youth with emotional and behavioral difficulties.
Even though Josh wasn’t an easy teen to get along with, Matt Arnet kept showing up and was always be there for him. That effort has made all the difference.
Thomas was depressed and struggled to heal from childhood trauma. Therapy helped him learn how to communicate, express his emotions and succeed.
For Kyle and Carol, the decision to become foster parents was an easy one and led them to a bigger calling of adoption.
Understanding the potential cause of a crisis is only useful if there are potential interventions that are comprehensive and if sufficient duration and intensity to contain and redirect the situation. A range of potential interventions will be discussed during this training. Contact your FSC or the worker below to register for this training.