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Resources for Youth Aging Out

May is National Foster Care month and with that comes the consideration of youth aging out of the foster care system. Too many youth in Kentucky, over 500 a year, age out of the foster care system without stable ties … Continue Reading

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Thank You for Choosing Kentucky Kids

Kentucky Gives Day is a fundraising event that connects Kentuckians to the causes they care about, and yesterday, many of you chose kids. Kids across the Commonwealth count on Kentucky Youth Advocates to be their voice in Frankfort, and your … Continue Reading

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Stay Tuned – Advocates Talk Oral Health on KET

By Lacey McNary Thank you to Kentucky Educational Television (KET) for devoting significant air time to covering oral health issues in the Commonwealth this upcoming year. The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky is supporting the television station in covering all … Continue Reading

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Kinship Caregivers Need Support, Too

May is National Foster Care Month, but it’s only fitting to recognize the grandparents and other relatives who are raising children in Kentucky. Kinship care is often a safe alternative to foster care for children who cannot remain safely with … Continue Reading