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Fact or Fiction – What is True About Child Abuse?

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Do you know what is true and what is myth when it comes to child abuse? Find out the most common misconceptions along with their realities.

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Better Foster Care Software? Kansas Nonprofit Is Leading the Charge

KVC Health Systems’ Care is a software suite of foster care, child welfare and behavioral health case management tools. Everything in Care is mobile-friendly which improves work and benefits families.

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Child Abuse and Neglect: What You Need to Know

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child abuse affects all races, socioeconomic classes and communities in the U.S. Learn the facts and how you can help stop and prevent child abuse.

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The Key to Succeeding When Working in an Emotionally Challenging Field

Self-care

Every job comes with stress. For professionals working in human services and health care, practicing this one activity is vital in order to succeed.

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Social Workers

Social Workers

Social workers are caring professionals who help children, adults and families overcome difficult obstacles in order to live a healthy, successful life.

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KVC Health Systems Releases Moving Stories of Families Who Overcame Adversity

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Read these poignant stories of how nonprofit KVC Health Systems helped children and families who overcame adversity including child abuse or neglect, mental health challenges, or family struggles.

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Foster Care in America: Realities, Challenges and Solutions

Foster care in America

The number of U.S. children entering foster care is rising while resources decline. This community problem requires a community solution.

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How Childhood Trauma Affects Health Across a Lifetime

childhood trauma

The repeated stress of abuse, neglect or other family challenges can impact the developing brains and bodies of children, creating life-long effects.

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2017 KVC Gala at the Station Raises Over $300K for Children and Families

2017 KVC Charity Gala

Funds raised will help children and families KVC serves with in-home family support, behavioral health, foster care, adoption and children’s psychiatric hospitals.

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National Adoption Month: KVC Health Systems Celebrates 4,000 Children’s Adoptions

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More than 110,000 U.S. children in foster care are waiting for loving adoptive families. KVC Health Systems will facilitate nearly 100 children’s adoptions this November.

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