Skip to main content

KVC Nebraska

We all need connection

Posts Tagged ‘foster family’

Why Is Self-Care Especially Important For Foster Parents?

self care, foster parent

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!

Read More

Foster Care in Nebraska: Realities, Challenges and Solutions

Foster Care in Nebraska

While the number of youth in Nebraska foster care may be decreasing, vital resources that help families in crisis are too. Learn what you can do to help!

Read More

National Foster Care Month

National Foster Care Month is a time to recognize the role that each of us can play in enhancing the lives of children and youth in foster care. We acknowledge foster parents, family members, volunteers, mentors, child welfare professionals, and other members of the community who work to strengthen families in order for children to […]

Read More

Trauma 101 Training for Foster Parents

youth peer support services

This training is available to foster parents and worth 2 CEUs. You are able to take this training via webcast through the MyLink app on your iPad. This class provides foster parents with an overview of trauma, an understanding of how trauma affects children and parents, and how to work with people who have experienced […]

Read More

Resource Family Conference Registration Open & Keynote Speaker Announced

KVC Nebraska announces Rebecca Bender, nationally known speaker and expert on human trafficking, as the Resource Family Conference keynote speaker. Registration now open!

Read More

During National Adoption Month, KVC Health Systems Facilitates Over 60 Children’s Adoptions & Highlights Waiting Children

It's National Adoption Month and these are Nebraska children searching for loving adoptive families.

There are over 123,000 children waiting for adoptive families in the U.S. This National Adoption Month, learn more about Nebraska’s foster-to-adopt process.

Read More

Q&A with Kelli Jo Anderson, Foster Care Specialist

KVC Nebraska Foster Care Specialist Kelli Jo Anderson

Foster Care Specialist Kelli supports foster parents and kids in foster care throughout their journey. Read about her passion for her role and why she was named Employee of the Year.

Read More

What’s the Main Goal of Foster Care?

goal of foster care

Many myths exist about the goal of foster care. Read this article to understand what is always the first goal when a child enters foster care.

Read More

Why Are Children in Foster Care?

why are children in foster care

Have you ever wondered why children are in foster care? Though many factors can cause youth to enter foster care, these are the most common reasons.

Read More

Walking the Walk: KVC In-Home Specialist Adopts from Foster Care

Adopt from foster care KVC Nebraska

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.

Read More
HTML Snippets Powered By : XYZScripts.com