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Suicide: Preventing the Second Leading Cause of Death for Young People

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Suicide is a major public health concern, and the month of September is dedicated to raising awareness and sharing important information in order to prevent premature death by suicide.

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To Evolve, We Must Involve: A Conversation with Jason Hooper of KVC Health Systems

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In this interview, President/CEO Jason Hooper of KVC Health Systems gives insight into leading the behavioral health and child welfare organization.

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KVC’s Annual Charity Golf Tournament Provides Light for Children, Teens Living in Darkness

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Hundreds of Kansas City business leaders will witness the solar eclipse on one of the nation’s most beautiful golf courses while raising funds for children and teens in need.

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KVC Health Systems Names Lonnie Johnson as First Chief Information Officer

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Johnson has been with the organization for 17 years, most recently as Executive Vice President of Business Information Technology.

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Heroes Emerge at the 6th Annual KVC Hero Luncheon Benefitting Children in Need

2017 KVC Hero Luncheon

More than 550 people from all over the Kansas City metro filled the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel ballroom for the 6th Annual KVC Hero Luncheon on Thursday, June 15.

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KU Coach Bill Self and Former Jayhawk Scot Pollard Headline KVC Hero Luncheon Charity Event

2017 Hero Luncheon

The luncheon provides an exclusive opportunity to get insider commentary on the upcoming basketball season and be inspired to be a hero for local children & teens who have experienced abuse or neglect.

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What Does KVC Stand For?

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Answering this question gives us a chance to tell you both about our history and our future… where we’ve been, and where we’re going.

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Spring/Summer 2017 Issue of KVC’s “Thriving” Magazine Now Available

Thriving spring/summer 2017

KVC has transformed its twice-a-year print newsletter into “thriving,” a magazine featuring inspiring stories, helpful tips and fascinating updates.

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First Ever Study of Trauma-Informed Foster Care Shows Stunning Results

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A five-year child trauma study conducted with KVC Kansas shows how to help children in foster care.

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KVC Health Systems Launches Campaign on Brain Development, Toxic Stress & Resilience

KVC Health Systems launches campaign on brain development, toxic stress and resilience

The public awareness campaign aims at educating caregivers and communities on healthy child brain development, toxic stress and resilience.

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