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KVC Kentucky Holds 2nd Annual Brews, Boots & Beats Concert Event

KVC Kentucky will host our 2nd Annual BREWS, BOOTS & BEATS concert to raise funds for the wellbeing of the 12,000+ children and families we serve annually.

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What You Need to Know About the Opioid Epidemic in Kentucky

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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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Grandmother Makes Difficult Decision, Keeps Grandchildren Safe

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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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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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Community Action Council Announces Partnership with KVC Kentucky to Address the State’s Opioid Crisis

Kentucky’s Opioid Crisis

KVC Kentucky is partnering with the Community Action Council and others to combat the opioid crisis in multiple counties.

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What You Can Do to Prevent Suicide

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To help protect you and those close to you from suicide, it’s important to learn the warning signs and how you can help prevent it.

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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, but learn what is typical and what might need additional support to overcome.

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How to Help a Teen With Behavioral or Substance Use Issues

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Teens can face behavioral or substance use issues each day. Here are instances where a professional therapist is recommended and how you can help.

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