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Children’s Mental Health Warning Signs To Watch For

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It’s essential parents learn to recognize child mental health warning signs and know when and where to ask for help. Learn those signs here.

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15 Empowering Books About Mental Health, Trauma & Diversity for Kids and Adults

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Books can help caregivers and kids gain the tools they need to overcome life’s challenges. Get 15 empowering book recommendations on mental health, trauma, foster care and more.

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Why More Nebraska Foster Parents Are Needed

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See why Nebraska children and teens need more foster parents to temporarily care for them while birth families work toward reunification.

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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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4 Ways Foster Parents Can Support Children in Foster Care Through the Holidays

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Children in foster care may need extra support around the holidays. In this blog, read four ways you can encourage kids in your care. 

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Teen Brother and Sister Follow Different Paths After Foster Care

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For many youth experiencing foster care, their siblings are the only constant presence in their lives. Read this story of a brother and sister following different paths but supporting each other through thick and thin.

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How To Help a Loved One with a Substance Use Disorder

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What’s substance use disorder? What are its signs and symptoms? How can I or a loved access substance use treatment? Get those answers here.

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How Youth in Foster Care Can Achieve School Success

Youth who have experienced foster care face greater academic challenges compared to their peers who have not. KVC’s Fostering Educational Success program helps these youth and their families achieve school success.

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How to Fill Your Family Mental Health Toolkit

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Learn how to build a summer toolkit full of mental health tips that promote overall well-being and strengthen your family.

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Steps to Become a Foster Parent in Nebraska

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Becoming a foster parent is a big decision and it’s no surprise that families have a lot of questions along the way. Foster Parent Recruitment Coordinator Taylor Steiner shares the steps to become a foster parent and answers some of the most frequently asked questions.

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