This Independence Day, it’s easy to focus on how the country celebrates this holiday – barbecue, fireworks, and the epitome of summertime. But to youth in the foster care system, the notion of “independence” has an entirely different meaning. Across the country, babies, children, and teens enter foster care every […]
Strong Communities, Strong Families
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time when child advocates, agencies, and communities come together to share ways to prevent child abuse and keep kids safe. This week, we’re focusing on how building up strong communities can help to prevent child abuse. Children’s Bureau, within the U.S. Department of Heath […]
Thank you, Deacon Diaper Drive!
We were overwhelmed by the generosity of the deacons and parishoners of Christ Peace of Prince Parish in St. Louis! As part of the Deacon Diaper Drive, diapers and pull-ups were collected and donated to help us serve our clients. These diapers will go to babies and toddlers in our […]
By now you’ve probably heard the story of Ryan Holets, the Albuquerque, New Mexico Police Officer who, along with his wife, Rebecca, was honored during the President’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday. While pundits from both sides of the aisle continue to wrangle over other aspects of the […]