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During National Adoption Month, KVC Health Systems Highlights the 122,000 Children and Teens In Need of Families

KVC Health Systems’ local teams have facilitated 5,539 children’s adoptions. Yet over 122,000 children nationally are still waiting for adoptive families.

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KVC Health Systems Celebrates 50th Anniversary, Releases 2020 Impact Report

KVC Health Systems' 50th Anniversary Celebration

A 50th anniversary is a special milestone! See how KVC Health Systems celebrated and how you can get involved in helping children and families.

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How to Actively Communicate with Your Child

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Active communication is a critical parenting skill. Learn what to avoid – like interrupting and jumping to conclusions – and which strategies to try.

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At 50th Celebration, KVC Health Systems Will Honor Sesame Workshop, Lynn Kaufman and More

KVC 50th Celebration - KVC Health Systems' 50th Anniversary Celebration - Oct. 15, 2020

Join friends and partners of KVC Health Systems to commemorate 50 years of heart-centered service on Oct. 15, 2020.

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Can I Be a Single Foster Parent?

Can I foster as a single parent

Unmarried adults can become foster parents! Read firsthand accounts from single foster parents and learn if this choice is right for you.

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What No One Told Me About Becoming a Foster Parent

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If you’re curious what becoming a foster parent really means — behind-the-scenes stories you may not have heard — read on to learn from these families.

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How You Can Help Families Working Toward Reunification

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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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20 Inspiring Stories of Overcoming Childhood Adversity & Getting Mental Health Support

KVC Story Contest 2019 Winners - Share your story - Inspiring stories of overcoming childhood adversity

In our annual Story Contest, we received 55 inspiring stories of overcoming childhood adversity, mental health needs, loneliness and hopelessness.

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New KVC Thriving Magazine: Bullying Led My Daughter to a Mental Health Crisis & More Stories

The newest issue of KVC Health Systems’ print magazine, Thriving, offers inspiring, helpful stories on creating healthy childhoods and healthy communities.

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Employee Spotlight: Kristen Tebow Locates Missing or Runaway Youth in Foster Care

Employee Spotlight: Kristen Tebow Locates Missing or Runaway Youth in Foster Care

As a Missing Youth Specialist, Kristen Tebow has reframed the years she spent as a victim of human trafficking into a positive force for helping others.

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