Nevada

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…

Guardianship Resources in Nevada

If you are caring for your relative and foresee it will be longer than a few weeks, you may want to establish legal standing so that you are able to protect the child, provide some stability and be able to make medical and educational decisions for the child. One way…

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF): What Nevada Kinship Caregivers Need to Know

According to recent reports[1], less than 12% of kinship families receive TANF support, even though nearly 100% of the children in these families are eligible. Most children living apart from their parents- including those living with family members- are eligible for cash assistance through TANF, even if the family member…

Parenting Your Relative: Dealing with Misbehavior

Children misbehave for several reasons, but we can categorize them into three main buckets: They don’t know the rules. They know the rules but break them anyway. This can happen when they are frustrated, angry, in need of attention or unable to control their desires. They feel tired, sick, hungry…

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