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New KVC Thriving Magazine: Addressing the Shortage in Children’s Psychiatric Treatment & More

KVC Health Systems Thriving Magazine

The brand new issue of our print magazine Thriving is available now! Here’s a glimpse at some of the great content you’ll find inside.

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How to Get Prepared for the Family First Act and Help Thousands of Children

Family First Prevention Services Act

A radical reform of the foster care system has been long overdue. The Family First Prevention Services Act is just that. Here is how your agency can implement it and help families.

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Sesame Workshop Selects KVC to Partner for Early Childhood Initiative

Sesame Street in Communities Selects KVC

Kansas City, Kansas joins Kansas City, Missouri as a Sesame Street in Communities city through partnerships with the Family Conservancy, KVC Health Systems, and Project Eagle.

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KVC Celebrates Incredible Social Workers During National Social Work Month

national social work month

With 263 licensed social workers on our team along with hundreds of more professionals, KVC celebrates the great impact they make in the lives of children and families.

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KVC Health Systems Shares Update on College Campus in Montgomery, WV

kvc college

KVC remains deeply committed to addressing the national crisis of 20,000 youth who age out of foster care each year without a permanent family or home.

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Why Family Preservation Services That Prevent Foster Care Are Key to Healthy Communities

Family Preservation at KVC Health Systems

Families deserve to stay together when safely possible. With family preservation services and new funding, more families can stay together.

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9 Things in “Instant Family” That Are Totally Accurate

instant family

Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne star in the heartwarming movie “Instant Family.” See 9 aspects of the movie that accurately depict foster care and adoption.

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5 Things All Families Need to Thrive

KVC Health Systems - Protective Factors

Challenges can happen in any family. Here are the protective factors families need to remain strong and overcome those challenges.

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4 State-Specific Factors That Affect a Child’s Wellbeing

KVC Cares About a Child Wellbeing

The new KIDS COUNT policy report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation describes what factors affect a child’s overall wellbeing.

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2018 KVC Hero Luncheon Inspires Caring for Children in Crisis

2018 KVC Hero Luncheon

Over 600 people from across Kansas City filled the Overland Park Convention Center ballroom for the 7th annual KVC Hero Luncheon on Wednesday, May 30.

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