Skip to main content

KVC West Virginia

We all need connection
  • About
  • Blog

Mental Health

How Family Preservation Services Keep Families Together

family preservation services

Family preservation services are designed to help families going through crisis and prevent children from having to enter foster care.

Read More

What You Can Do to Prevent Suicide

suicide prevention west virginia

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.

Read More

Grieving Boy Finds Hope & Support for His Dreams with Help from KVC’s First Star Academy

first star academy

As young teen Jack struggled under the crushing grief of the loss of his mother, his grades dropped. KVC West Virginia’s First Star Academy stepped in to help him succeed academically and dream about his future.

Read More

Random Acts of Kindness Matter for Your Health

random acts of kindness

On February 17, we celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day to remind us all that being kind is simple AND impactful. In fact, it’s even contagious! Read this blog to learn how random acts of kindness not only leave you feeling happier but also impact your physical and mental health.

Read More

KVC West Virginia Partners with WVU’s Keyser School of Nursing to Expand Future Nurses’ Understanding of Child and Adolescent Mental Health

KVC West Virginia partners with the West Virginia University School of Nursing to incorporate new learning opportunities for student nurses. This partnership includes an innovative experience for nursing students to expand their understanding of mental health care in the community through the use of telehealth services.

Read More

5 Things Every Child Needs for Good Mental Health

child's mental health

Mental health is important at every stage of life. The early years are the best time for parents and caregivers to start building a child’s mental health.

Read More

How Does Academic Stress Affect Mental Health in the Age of Digital Learning

academic stress

As digital learning becomes more popular, so does academic stress. Read this blog to find out how this will affect your kids’ mental health!

Read More

Why Is Self-Care Especially Important For Foster Parents?

self-care

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!

Read More