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At 2021 Celebration, KVC Health Systems Will Honor Heroes, Thank Supporters and Share Its Impact

KVC 2021 Annual Celebration

The event, live-streamed on YouTube this year, will include an update from KVC President and CEO Jason Hooper, stories of people whose lives have been changed by KVC services, and awards for heroes and partners.

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What You Need to Know About the Suicide Prevention Hotline Changing to 988

988 Suicide Prevention Lifeline

In 2022, the number 988 will become a national suicide prevention hotline to help those experiencing mental distress receive support.

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What You Can Do To Prevent Suicide

To help protect you and those close to you from suicide, it’s important to learn the warning signs and how you can help prevent it.

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Oprah Winfrey Examines Childhood Trauma and How to Treat It

Oprah reports on childhood trauma

*Photo credit: 60 Minutes In the United States, an epidemic has been sweeping across the nation, being passed down from generation to generation and contributing to some of the worst health and social problems in society. Milwaukee, Wisconsin is one of the poorest cities in the nation. When a local newspaper ran a series about […]

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The KVC Foundation Names Michelle Lawrence as Its First President

Michelle Lawrence KVC Foundation

By encouraging philanthropy, the KVC Foundation helps KVC’s local teams be agile and innovative in strengthening families, preventing child abuse and neglect, and helping both children and adults achieve mental health wellness.

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Mental Health Support and Strong Family Help Simone Biles Thrive

Gymnast Simone Biles opens up about her mental health and the strong family support that helps her to stay motivated and thriving.

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A Helpful Guide to KVC’s Mental Health and Child Welfare Services in Kansas and Missouri

Guide to KVC's services

Learn about the different child and family services from KVC Hospitals, KVC Kansas and KVC Missouri.

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New KVC Thriving Magazine: Children’s Mental Health as the Pandemic Continues & More

KVC Health Systems Thriving magazine, Spring/Summer 2021 issue - Children's mental health as the pandemic continues and more stories

Check out stories on how kindness is changing lives, the new 988 suicide prevention hotline, our newest team KVC Missouri, and much more.

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Be Inspired by These 20 Foster Care, Adoption and Children’s Mental Health Success Stories

Children's mental health success stories foster care success stories adoption success stories

Two out of every three people have experienced childhood adversity. Read these winning stories of overcoming difficult experiences and finding hope and joy.

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Why Is Self-Care Especially Important For Foster Parents?

self care for foster parents

Foster parenting is as hard as it is rewarding. While you’re caring for the kids in your home, it’s important to take care of yourself too. Read this blog to learn more about self-care!

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