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Give the Gift of Family to a Child or Youth in Foster Care

Give the gift of family

Everyone can do something to help a child or teen in foster care, and there are several different ways you can get involved.

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KVC Health Systems Celebrates Over 100 Children’s Adoptions During National Adoption Month

National Adoption Month

In the U.S. there are more than 120,000 children and teens who are waiting for forever families. In November, KVC Health Systems will facilitate over 100 children’s adoptions.

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5 Things All Families Need to Thrive

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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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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 to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

how to address challenging behaviors in children

Is your child’s behavior typical? Do you praise your child far more frequently than you discipline him or her? Learn how to address challenging behaviors.

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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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Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles Adopted From Foster Care by Grandparents

simone biles adopted from foster care

Ron and Nellie Biles adopted their granddaughters Simone and Adria from foster care in 2001.

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16 Tips to Help Parents Manage Conflict

16 tips to manage conflict with your child

Conflicts between children and parents are common and provide parents an opportunity to teach their children how to effectively manage conflict with others.

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5 Things Every Child Needs for Good Mental Health

5 things every child needs for good mental health

Good mental health gives children the ability to interact in social environments, follow directions, solve problems and manage their emotions.

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