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First-Ever Mental Wellness Expo Shines a Light on Mental Health Challenges and Support Available

Mental Wellness Expo 2022 - KVC Health Systems Legacy Brokers Kansas City

A new survey shows that Americans are experiencing more stress than ever before. Join us for the first annual Mental Wellness Expo. A free event in-person or online.

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Foster Care in America: Realities, Challenges and Solutions

Foster Care in America

Over 400,000 children are in foster care in America. This community problem requires a community solution.

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KVC’s 2022 Friday Night Live Gala Raises $370K for Children and Families in Crisis

Sponsors and attendees raised a record-breaking $370,000 at KVC’s 2022 Gala to ensure children are safe and connected to a strong family and healthy community.

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What You Need to Know About the Suicide Prevention Hotline Changing to 988

988 Suicide Prevention Lifeline

In 2022, the number 988 will become a national suicide prevention hotline to help those experiencing mental distress receive support.

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What You Can Do To Prevent Suicide

To help protect you and those close to you from suicide, it’s important to learn the warning signs and how you can help prevent it.

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Families Share Why They Love to Foster Teens

teens in foster care

Meet two families who are making a difference for teens in foster care, and learn why the need to foster teens is so great.

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7 Ways You Can Help a Child in Foster Care (Without Being a Foster Parent)

Woman wants to help a child in foster care

Learn seven different things you can do (besides becoming a foster parent) to help a child in foster care!

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Why Youth in Foster Care Are Vulnerable to Human Trafficking and How Caregivers Can Protect Them

foster care and human trafficking connection

The sad reality is that there is a link between the foster care system and human trafficking. Any advocate of children, especially foster parents, need to be aware of the ways children in foster care are more susceptible to being trafficked.

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How You Can Help Families Working Toward Reunification

Mother hugging daughter after family reunification

June is Family Reunification Month. Learn how you can help families working to bring their children safely home from foster care.

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