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Foster Care in Nebraska: Realities, Challenges and Solutions

Foster Care in Nebraska

The number of Nebraska children entering foster care is rising while resources decline. This community problem requires a community solution.

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Generous Holiday Heroes Make The Season Merry for Youth in Foster Care

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The holidays can be an unsure time for youth in the child welfare system. Thanks to the generous donors through the 2017 Holiday Heroes program, the season was full of cheer & joy!

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Family Adopts Again, Keeps Siblings Together

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After fostering several children and adopting from foster care, Crystal and Paul welcomed two more into their family. They adopted two sisters on National Adoption Day in 2017.

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Extended Family Home Helps Teen Achieve Healthy, Independent Life

Extended Family Homes Services

Hear how a young woman who was struggling to communicate with her family found the right place for her with the help of KVC’s Extended Family Homes Services.

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Foster Care Specialist’s Connection with Youth Builds Hope

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As a foster care specialist who helps support youth in foster care, you can build a special bond with each and every child or teen. Hear how one specialist reconnected with children she previously supported, and how she helped them once again.

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Does Your Child or Teen Need Counseling? Here Are Two Great Places to Start

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If your child or teen has been expressing behavioral issues, utilizing counselors in your youth’s school or faith-based community is a great place to start.

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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

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Challenging behaviors in children and teens happen in all families. Learn what is typical and what might need additional support to overcome here.

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How To Strengthen and Support a Child’s Mental Health

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Mental health is important at every stage of life. The early years are the best time for parents & caregivers to start building a child’s mental health.

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3 Ways You Can Help End the Stigma Surrounding Mental Health

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All across our community, people are struggling with mental health issues. One way we can help ensure everyone who needs help finds the support they need, is by working to reduce the stigma around mental health. Here’s how you can help.

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5th Annual Kids Classic Golf Tournament Raises Money for Nebraska Children and Teens

This year marks the 5th anniversary of the golf fundraising event with funds raised benefiting youth in foster care and foster families in Nebraska.

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