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Parenting Skills: How to Help Your Child Succeed in School

Parenting Skills: How to help your child succeed at school

Children who know what it takes to succeed in school are better prepared to succeed in the future when applying for college or pursuing a career.

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KVC’s Mission of Enriching and Enhancing Lives Shines Through Success Stories

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The success stories that were submitted from clients, families and staff during our 2016 story contest highlight how our services enrich and enhance lives.

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KVC Health Systems Developing a College for Youth Emerging from Foster Care

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What makes KVC’s college concept unique is the combination of vocational training in high-demand fields along with specialized behavioral healthcare support and career readiness training.

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KVC Health Systems Names New Diversity Leader

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Rita Holmes-Bobo will serve as Executive Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for KVC Health Systems, a behavioral healthcare and child welfare leader. She is also President of Niles Home for Children which is part of the KVC family.

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Study Reveals Emotional Stress Affects Brain, Heart Health

Stress affects health

A new study shows how stress affects health overall & the brain. Learn more about the study & how KVC is helping to treat children who experience stress.

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Parenting Skills: Tips for Monitoring and Supervising Your Child

Parenting skills: tips for monitoring and supervising your child kvc health systems

Asking these five key questions can help parents stay informed of their child’s whereabouts, activities, interactions and behaviors.

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Holiday Heroes Bring Cheer to Children and Teens in the Child Welfare System

2016 Holiday Heroes recap

Generous individuals and organizations donated gifts for thousands of vulnerable children and youth to help make their holiday special.

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Woman Who Aged Out of Foster Care Defied the Odds, Found Success

Danya's story success after aging out of foster care - young woman ages out of foster care, defies the odds, finds success

Despite the dim statistics, Danya found success after aging out of foster care and is now helping hundreds of youth create a future as bright as hers.

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Remembering Carrie Fisher: On-Screen Star and Mental Health Advocate

Carrie Fisher, mental health advocate

Fisher is best known for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars film series; however, she is also remembered for the decades she spent advocating for mental health treatment and against stigma.

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FREE Resources to Find Out if Foster Parenting is Right for You

Foster parent resource library

New, free resource guides contain tips, answers to FAQs and inspiring stories about current foster parents.

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