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Help “Keep Home in the Family” During the NV Big Give!

Why give to Foster Kinship during the Nevada’s Big Give donation drive? Check our our new PSA featuring kinship families and director Ali Caliendo explaining why “keeping home in the family” is important to over 19,000 kids in Nevada! Let us know your thoughts, and if you can, donate today:…

RSVP Now for Spring Celebration April 12, 2014

Date: Saturday, April 12th Time: 11-2 PM Location: Children’s Memorial Park Picnic Shelter B (6601 W Gowan Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89108) Activities: Egg Hunt Bingo, Pictures with the Easter Bunny, BBQ, Kids games/activities and kinship resources for adults. Cost: Free to kinship families. This event is only open to…

Placement versus Licensure: The Dilemma for Formal Kinship Care

Originally published in Fostering Families Today Jan/Feb 2014 Issue. Placement versus Licensure: The Dilemma for Formal Kinship Care One of my first experiences with a formal kinship family was with a spirited grandmother named Annette When CPS called, she unquestioningly accepted placement of her five grandchildren. The children’s mother had…

Kid Friendly Holiday Activities in Las Vegas

The Las Vegas strip is not known for being the best place to bring children, but don’t overlook the benefits of having some of the world’s best attractions right here in our backyard! The lights, colors, sounds and sheer size of the strip make a magical experience for kids, especially…

2nd Annual Fall Kinship Family Event

Food, Fun and Family! All kinship families in Las Vegas are invited to Foster Kinship’s second annual Fall Family Event, sponsored by the Las Vegas Center for Spiritual Living. Guests who RSVP will also receive a box of non-perishable food perfect for a holiday meal and a small grocery voucher.…

Back to School Event for Kids in Kinship and Foster Care

Yesterday’s Back to School, Back to Basics event served over 300 children in foster and relative care with backpacks and food to get the school year started right! This event was made possible by a partnership between Department of Family Services’ Peggy’s Attic, Foster Kinship,  Fostering Southern Nevada and Three…

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