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What’s the Training Like to Become a Foster Parent?

Ever wondered what the training classes are like to become a foster parent?. Read this post to learn how current foster families feel about the course!

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KVC Kentucky Celebrates Social Workers During National Social Work Month

During National Social Work Month, KVC Kentucky celebrates the great impact social workers make in the lives of children and families.

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What You Need to Know About the Opioid Epidemic in Kentucky

overview of opioid epidemic

Understand what the opioid crisis is, how the epidemic started, who it affects and how you can help right now.

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KVC KY Rapidly Hiring to Expand Mental Health Services in the State

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KVC Kentucky has been selected to pilot KSTEP, a program that will expand mental health services to families and increase staff.

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Teenage Girl Transforms After Therapeutic Equine Therapy

Equine Therapy

With the aid of therapeutic equine therapy, a teenage girl who faced several behavioral challenges was able to learn new skills and become healthy.

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Grandmother Makes Difficult Decision, Keeps Grandchildren Safe

Kentucky Family Specialist

With the assistance of a KVC Kentucky Family Specialist, a grandparent was able to make a difficult decision to have her grandkids remain safely with her.

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How Your Environment Impacts Your Health | The Social Determinants of Health

Social Determinants of Health

We know that exercise and eating well are important to your health, but did you know that your environment plays a major role? Learn more in this post.

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Ways You Can Help a Child or Teen in Need During the Holidays

help children during the holidays

Everyone can do something to help a child or teen in foster care, and there are several different ways you can get involved.

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Types of Licensed Mental Health Professionals for Youth

Licensed Mental Health Professionals

Sometimes youth need help managing their emotions or behavior. This article shows the types of licensed mental health professionals you can turn to.

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Foster Families Gather for KVC Kentucky’s Resource Family Conference

Nearly 100 children and foster parents from across the Commonwealth Kentucky will gather for a weekend of fun at KVC Kentucky’s Resource Family Conference!

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