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We Need Your Help Finding Holiday Gifts for WV Youth in Foster Care!

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You can make the holidays bright for a child or teen in foster care by becoming a Holiday Hero!

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How You Can Help a Child Who’s Been Abused or Neglected

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There are several ways you can help a child who’s been abused or neglected. Read this article to learn some of the best ways to get involved.

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Care About West Virginia Teens? Here’s the Best Way to Help and 3 Reasons To Do It

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No one ever outgrows the need for family. Find out the best way you can help teens in crisis and learn 3 reasons why you should do it.

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Why Social Work Is One of the Most Rewarding Careers

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If you’re looking for an in-demand career that can provide you with meaning, social work is a great field to consider.

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How Many Children Are in Foster Care in West Virginia?

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More than 6,700 youth are in foster care in West Virginia, and the need for foster parents is greater than ever. Find out how you can help.

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Answers to 5 Common Questions About Foster Parenting

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Have questions about foster parenting? You’re in the right place! Here are 5 answers to questions we frequently receive from prospective foster parents.

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Child Abuse and Neglect: What You Need to Know

Child abuse is a growing epidemic that is affecting all races, socioeconomic classes & communities in the U.S. Learn the facts & help prevent child abuse.

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17-Year-Old Finds Hope in His Future After Being in Foster Care

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17-year-old Michael doubted his abilities to succeed in life without a support system. Learn how how his case manager and others turned his life around.

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What’s the Main Goal of Foster Care?

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Many myths exist about the goal of foster care. Read this article to understand that reunification is always the first goal when a child enters foster care.

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Why Are Children in Foster Care?

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Have you ever wondered, “Why are children in foster care?” Though many factors can cause youth to enter foster care, these are the most common reasons.

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