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What is kinship care?

January 05, 2023

When children enter foster care, kinship placement has many benefits, including keeping children connected with their families.

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What are the requirements to be a foster parent?

August 22, 2022

Learn age, space, and work requirements for becoming a foster parent.

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As a new foster parent, is it OK to ask for help?

August 11, 2022

It can be hard to ask for help—especially if you’re afraid others will think you don’t know what you’re doing or you’re not doing a good job. Learn why asking for help is OK!

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Maternal health

July 21, 2022

Bethany’s services focus on the best interest of the child and the family. That can mean promoting breastfeeding where we are present around the world.

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Seven ways to welcome a child in foster care into your home

July 21, 2022

You’ll learn simple actions to prepare for a new foster placement, such as preparing their bedroom, how to talk to children already in the house, and how to ask for help.

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How do refugees get resettled in the U.S.?

June 17, 2022

Refugees entering the U.S. have endured a long, difficult journey. They need our help.

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A path to safety

May 26, 2022

Eight-year-old Samantha and her mother fled danger in Venezuela and found refuge—and a new voice—in Colombia. Learn how you’re helping refugees.

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Navigating the dramatic decline in infant adoption: How Bethany is responding and shifting

April 11, 2022

In response to the declining number of infants available for adoption, Bethany is shifting programming and investing in services that safely keep families together.

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Self-care for social workers

March 31, 2022

Yesenia Fermin, Bethany’s director of culture and belonging offers 4 ways social workers can build resilience—and why it matters for self-care.

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Four questions about shared parenting

March 23, 2022

Everyone benefits when parents and foster parents are focused on the child’s well-being.

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