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Therapeutic Foster Care vs. Traditional Foster Care | What’s the Difference?

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Have you heard of therapeutic foster care? It’s similar to traditional foster care but differs in several ways. Learn how in this post.

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What Is Therapeutic Foster Care?

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Therapeutic foster care is a form of specialized foster care for youth with elevated needs. It’s designed to provide youth with a more structured environment than that of general foster care. Learn more.

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7 Questions to Ask Before Your First Foster Care Placement

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Becoming a foster parent is a big decision, and your first foster care placement sparks a lot of questions. Here are some answers!

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Why Youth in Foster Care Are Vulnerable to Human Trafficking and How Caregivers Can Protect Them

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The sad reality is that there is a link between the foster care system and human trafficking. Any advocate of children, especially foster parents, need to be aware of the ways children in foster care are more susceptible to being trafficked.

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Why Foster Care Makes a Positive Impact for Older Teens

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Growing pains are a part of life, but teens don’t outgrow the need for a loving family. Read this blog to learn how foster care makes an impact for teens!

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

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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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Practical Mental Health Tips for Children and Adults [Videos]

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In this article, hear from experts on how to talk to your children about mental health and learn mental health tips you can practice daily.

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5 Reasons Children Bully and How Parents Can Help

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The motive for bullying behavior can be difficult to pinpoint. Learn the reasons children bully and what you can do to prevent bullying.

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Why Is Self-Care Especially Important For Foster Parents?

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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!

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Social Workers Share What Drives Their Passion for Helping Children and Families

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KVC’s team of social workers makes numerous positive impacts in hundreds of communities nationwide. Read this blog to see what makes two KVC Kentucky social workers passionate about their careers!

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