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Archive for December, 2015:

How Brain Science is Changing Government Policy in America

An executive order signed by President Obama encourages the federal government to design its policies and programs around behavioral science insights.

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Adoption from Foster Care Celebrated on “A Home for the Holidays” Special on CBS

Yearly televised event aims to inspire thousands of families to consider adopting a child or youth from foster care.

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5 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Social Work

Social work is a helping profession and a very diverse field encompassing many different kinds of professionals who all serve people in need.

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Sandra Bullock Adopts 3-Year-Old Daughter from Foster Care

The Oscar winner opens up about fostering and adopting daughter Laila and shares family photos in interview with PEOPLE Magazine.

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KVC Health Systems CEO of 35 Years Retires, Successor Named

Wayne Sims, who grew the organization exponentially over the past 35 years, will retire at the end of 2015 and leave a legacy of caring.

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Foster Parents Nationwide Gather for Training and Inspiration at KVC Conference

Generous private donors underwrite all hotel, meal and training costs for the RFC by by sponsoring and attending fundraising events hosted by KVC Health Systems and its subsidiaries throughout the year.

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From Foster Care to Forever Family: Helping Your Child Transition

For families who pursue adopting a child through foster care, one of the most important things for a parent to be mindful of is the child’s transition from foster care to a permanent, forever family.

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KVC’s 2015 Gala on Fire a Spectacular Success for Children and Families

On Saturday, November 21, over 600 guests gathered at the Historic Firestone Building in downtown Kansas City, MO to raise funds for children and families served by KVC.

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