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Nonprofit KVC Missouri’s 2022 Impact in the Lives of Children and Families

Nonprofit KVC Missouri is building strength and resilience throughout the state with foster care and behavioral health services.

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Kinship Placement for Children in Foster Care | How Does It Work?

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When a child enter foster care, child welfare agencies immediately seek out relatives or people the child already knows since they deserve to be be in the least restrictive environment with people they are familiar with. Learn more about how the kinship process works.

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Foster Parents Share the Heartbreaking Reasons They Choose to Foster Teens [Videos]

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Find out what inspired these foster parents to foster teens with higher needs and how you can get involved, too!

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Which Foster Care Agency Should I Choose?

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If you’re interested in fostering, choosing the right agency to support you is important. This post shows what to focus on when making this decision.

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Who Can Be a Foster Parent in Missouri?

Who Can Be a Foster Parent in missouri

Wondering who can be a foster parent? Or what does a foster parent do? Read this blog and download our free FAQs resource to answer those questions.

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KVC Missouri’s Lindsey Stephenson Named a 2022 NextGen Leader by KC Business Journal

Lindsey Stephenson, President of KVC Missouri - Kansas City Business Journal NextGen Leaders

The KC Business Journal honored KVC Missouri President Lindsey Stephenson as one of 25 rising stars through the 2022 NextGen Leaders Awards.

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What Is Foster Care?

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What is foster care? Foster care provides a temporary arrangement for a child when they are not able to live with their biological parents. Learn more.

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4 Ways You Can Help Children and Families During National Foster Care Month

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May is dedicated to raising awareness and support for the more than 400,000 children and youth in the foster care system. Learn how you can help!

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Recognizing the Signs of Child Abuse and Neglect

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Child abuse is a growing epidemic that can happen anywhere and to anyone. Make sure you know the signs of child abuse and neglect and make a report if you suspect a child is being abused or neglected.

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How KVC Missouri Helps Children and Families in Need

KVC Missouri’s mission is to ensure every child is safe and connected to a strong family and a healthy community.

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