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The Placement Process

Do you have a CDH or ADH License? 

Curious about how placement works behind the scenes?
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Tips to encourage children during video calling

Helping kids connect with far-away family by phone or video call can be frustrating and exhausting. It’s always a bit “hit or miss” when it comes to kids and calls, but if you’ve been having more “misses” than “hits” on this front lately, you might want to try some of these tips. Read more...

Taking Care of Ourselves, Partners and Family
We all have a lot going on: Children, bills, chores, work, traffic, pets. We have a lot in our lives that we juggle.  Currently, these are unprecedented times; there is community uncertainty, kids home from school, parents working from home who may be worried about loved ones or working long hours at the essential jobs so needed for others.  Things can be stressful. read more...


Disruption

The elephant in the room…  Maybe the topic people want to avoid talking about, avoid admitting that it has happened in their home or avoid discussing that they have considered it.  Some families are positive that they will never disrupt a placement….  Maybe, maybe not Read more...
 

Holding a Family Meeting

Strengthening the family bond can prove to be a challenging endeavor for even the most committed parents.  The family meeting, when done right, is one of the most powerful tools to add to your family toolbox.  

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