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Non-Needy Relative Caretaker (NNRC) TANF in Nevada

Non-Needy Relative Caretaker (NNRC) TANF in Nevada PLEASE NOTE: Most of this information is taken from the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services Division of Welfare and Supportive Services websites (links provided). Foster Kinship is not a representative of DWSS and encourages all relative caregivers to speak to a…

Foster Kinship’s Easter Picnic a Success!

April 1, 2013 – LAS VEGAS, NV: Local 501c3 nonprofit Foster Kinship held an Easter egg hunt and picnic for kinship families Saturday March 30th at Children’s Memorial Park. Over 260 individual who are raising their relative’s children were signed up to attend, and over 40 people volunteered to assist.…

Foster Kinship Expanding Services for Kinship Caregivers

March 6, 2013 – LAS VEGAS, NV: Local 501c3 nonprofit Foster Kinship is expanding services to kinship caregivers in the valley. The expansion will kick off with a third free family event for individuals who are raising their relative’s children in Clark County, NV. Additional services also include a weekly…

Holiday Toy Delivery and 2012 Year in Review

With the help of generous community partners, Foster Kinship delivered Christmas to dozens of children being raised by relatives today. Volunteers from the Las Vegas Center for Spiritual Living and a generous donation from The Touch of Love Foundation made it all possible for these very deserving children. Bikes, winter…

Innovative Health Insurance Option for Children Only

One of the issues some grandparents and other relatives have in Nevada is the difficulty or impossibility in obtaining child-only health insurance policies. For individuals who are on medicare, adding dependents is impossible. And some children do not qualify for Medicaid or NV Check Up because their income (Medicaid) or…

First Kinship Family Fun Night A Success!

Foster Kinship, in partnership with The Las Vegas Center for Spiritual Living, hosted our first Kinship Family Fun Night Friday November 9th. The event brought 194 kinship caregivers and their families out for pizza and cupcakes, activities for the kids, resources for the adults. Kids activities included face-painting, games, art…

We say “Thanks” with our first Family Fun Night November 9th!

Kinship caregivers and their families are invited to our first family fun night! Are you raising your relative’s children in Clark County? Foster Kinship and The Las Vegas Center for Spiritual Living invite you to a fun free family night to give you the “thanks” you deserve for providing kinship…