Every day KVC Nebraska social workers help children and teens in foster care. Hear how one In-Home Specialist was inspired to open her heart and home to a child needing a forever family.
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.
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.
After answering a school principal’s call for help with a student, KVC Nebraska’s team’s unwavering commitment to enriching the lives of children was called upon.
Do you have an incredible story you would like to share with others? KVC wants to hear from you! We are seeking real stories from our staff nationwide, as well as children, youth and families who have received services from KVC. Send us your story about keeping families together (preservation or reunification), foster care, adoption, mental/behavioral healthcare including substance abuse treatment, […]
Erin Curran is an Intensive Family Preservation Clinician with a wonderful gift for working with at-risk youth in the community.
KVC Nebraska is proud to partner with Nebraska Families Collaborative (NFC) in their Duffels 4 Dignity program. NFC launched the program in July 2013 in response to the concern that youth in foster care were transporting their personal belongings in nothing more than a trash bag. Trash bags are for trash; not for children’s belongings. All children […]
Do you have a success story you would like to share with others? KVC wants to hear from you! We are seeking real stories from children, youth, families and staff nationwide about reunification, foster care, adoption, in-home family services, behavioral/mental healthcare, residential psychiatric hospital care, and other services KVC provides. Submit your amazing story to KVC’s […]
Please join us in congratulating our very own Erin Curran. Erin has just received the Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association’s Evelyn E. Labode Service to Youth Award. This award embodies Evelyn’s passion. Along with NJJA’s goals of recognizing a professional in the field that demonstrates commitment, initiative, and advocates on behalf of the youth and families they serve. Nominations for this award […]
Adam and Andrea Walter were once a family of two living in Lincoln, Nebraska. Now, their family has grown to seven and KETV 7 Omaha covered their story as they celebrated their first Christmas together.