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Tragedy Leads Couple to Foster and Adopt in West Virginia

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When a couple lost their first child, they decided to foster and adopt in West Virginia to provide love and a safe home to children in need.

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How 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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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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KVC West Virginia Celebrates National Adoption Month

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During National Adoption Month in November, KVC is helping to facilitate over 100 children’s adoptions nationwide. Meet some of the newest forever families!

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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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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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Ways to Know If Foster Parenting Is Right for You

Are you considering foster parenting? We developed a short list of items to start the decision process and discussions with yourself and family. Start here.

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Deciding to Foster? How to Check a Foster Care Agency’s Reputation

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It’s important to find a foster care agency you can trust. Here are 3 things to look for when assessing an agency’s reputation.

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How Long Is the Training to Become a Licensed Foster Parent?

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If you’d like to become a licensed foster parent in West Virginia, here is a general timeframe of how long it takes to become a licensed foster parent.

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