- About Us
KVC Nebraska is a private, nonprofit organization that provides a variety of programs and services to meet the diverse needs of youth, families and adults throughout Nebraska. We offer foster care, home-based support for people with disabilities, intensive in-home preservation and reunification, behavioral health, substance use evaluations, and educational support services to over a thousand children, families and adults every year.
We offer a variety of programs and services to meet the diverse needs of children, youth, adults and families. We accept referrals from the State of Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Saint Francis Ministries, and Nebraska Juvenile Probation.
KVC Nebraska provides a variety of resources to help educate the community about child welfare, foster parenting, caring for individuals with disabilities, healthy brain development and more.
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The Heart of KVC
Safe & Connected™ Integrated Child Welfare Practice Model
KVC Health Systems in 30 seconds
Become a Nebraska Foster Parent
Becoming a Foster Family After Providing Kinship Care
Hear From Some KVC Nebraska Foster Parents
Become a Foster Parent with KVC Nebraska
Becoming Attached as a Foster Parent
Become a Foster Parent with KVC – We’ll Support You!
Become a Foster Parent with KVC – Hear from Real...
Important Topics in Child Welfare
KVC’s Big Idea for Transforming Foster Care Across America
Safely Reducing Psychotropic Drug Use in Foster Care
Right-Sizing Congregate Care, Caring for More Children in Families
See more content from the KVC Institute for Health Systems Innovation.
Sierra’s Story of Hope, Healing and Resilience
Single Father Works to Safely Reunify His Family
Every Child Needs a Hero
Building Health Brains
Healing from the Life-Long Effects of Childhood Trauma
Healthy brain development requires positive interactions with adults
Toxic stress can interrupt a child’s brain development
Resilience is the brain’s ability to overcome adversity