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Hennepin County, Minnesota Partners with KVC Health Systems to Transform Its Child Welfare Approach

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With help from KVC Health Systems, Minnesota’s most populous county is flipping its child protection system from reactive to proactive — to improve outcomes for children and families, address the system’s disparities and transform the workplace culture.

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KU Jayhawks Alumni Selden & Traylor to Headline KVC Hero Luncheon

2019 KVC Hero Luncheon featuring Wayne Selden, Jr. and Jamari Traylor

Wayne Selden, Jr. and Jamari Traylor, two former University of Kansas men’s basketball players turned pro, will headline the fundraising event on June 19.

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Sesame Street Introduces Karli, a Young Muppet in Foster Care, During National Foster Care Month

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Our friends at Sesame Street in Communities have launched a new foster care initiative with free resources for children, parents and providers.

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

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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

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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 Health Systems Shares Update on College Campus in Montgomery, WV

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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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How to Find the Meaning of Life Through Helping Children

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People search every day for the meaning of life. What is it? For our foster parents, they have found their purpose through helping kids.

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9 Things in “Instant Family” That Are Totally Accurate

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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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Fighting the Opioid Crisis

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Understand what the opioid crisis is, how the epidemic started, who it affects and how you can help right now.

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