Latest News for: Kinship


Kinship: Ursula K. Le Guin’s Love Poem to Trees, the Interleaving of Life and Death, ...

Brainpickings 21 Oct 2021
A lyric reminder that “the word for world is forest” and the feeling of forest is love. I have been thinking a great deal about growth — what it means, what it asks of us, how it feels when unforced but organic ... We don’t always know what needs to be shed, or what the optimal direction of growth is ... KINSHIP. by Ursula K. Le Guin ... .

Kinship Program provides children with supplies

Record & Clarion 20 Oct 2021
Each year the Council on Aging (CoA), Gladwin County’s Kinship Program hosts an event for children who are being cared for by their grandparents ... and/or other family members, can sign up for the Council on Aging’s Kinship program, which receives funding from Region VII each year.

NYS OASAS launches kinship care toolkit for family members affected by addiction

The Saratogian 11 Oct 2021
The New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (NYS OASAS) recently announced the launch of the Kinship Care Toolkit to support relatives and family friends who are caring full-time for children whose parents can no longer take care of them due to substance use or addiction, incarceration, death, or other circumstances.

Brad Henry, Oklahoma's last Democratic governor, feels a kinship with Hofmeister

Tulsa World 07 Oct 2021
Tulsa World exclusive. Former Gov. Brad Henry said he believes Joy Hofmeister is a results-oriented leader who listens to all sides and tries to be collaborative. #oklaedJoy Hofmeister to flip parties, challenge Kevin Stitt for governor in 2022 ... .

Catholic Charities’ Kinship Caregiver Program seeks Allegany, Cattaraugus counties families

Olean Times Herald 02 Oct 2021
For those who are the primary caregiver of another family member’s child, the Kinship Caregiver Program at Catholic Charities is a resource for families in Allegany and Cattaraugus counties who may need support in stepping out of the relative role and into that of a parent.

ACL Awards NTAC on Grandfamilies and Kinship Families (ACL - Administration for Community Living)

Public Technologies 29 Sep 2021
ACL Awards National Technical Assistance Center on Grandfamilies and Kinship Families to Generations United ... In partnership with five national organizations and an array of subject matter experts, GU will lead the creation of the first National Technical Assistance Center on Grandfamilies and Kinship Families (NTAC).

Inside Kinship, A Butcher And Sundry Shop In Atlanta From Two Aska Alums

Forbes 28 Sep 2021
The family-owned neighborhood marketplace opened last month ... .

Noem Proclaims September As Kinship Appreciation And Awareness Month

Yankton Daily Press 23 Sep 2021
Kristi Noem has proclaimed September 2021 as Kinship Appreciation and Awareness Month in South Dakota. Kinship care is an arrangement in which children live with and are taken care of by a family member or people who have an emotionally significant relationship with the children ... When that is not possible, adoptive kinship families are needed.

Wilbur Ellis hosts movie for Kinship mentors, mentees

Wahpeton Daily News 17 Sep 2021
Wilbur-Ellis hosted a showing of Disney’s “Planes” for Richland-Wilkin Kinship mentors and mentees Wednesday evening, Sept ... Around 40 Kinship mentees and mentors showed up to Wednesday's event, Christensen said ... The event was also the perfect opportunity for Kinship mentors and mentees to connect in a light-hearted and safe environment.

Kinship Care Month recognized in South Carolina

The Post and Courier 16 Sep 2021
Governor Henry McMaster has declared September as Kinship Care Month in South Carolina ... Kinship care refers to a temporary or permanent arrangement in which a relative or non-related adult, also known as fictive kin, has assumed full-time care of a child whose parents are unable to do so.

Social worker, investigator involved in Serenity's kinship case felt rushed, inquiry hears

CBC 15 Sep 2021
The specialized investigator who found allegations of child abuse in a central Alberta kinship care home where four-year-old Serenity lived were unfounded testified Tuesday that she regrets cutting her investigation short ... .

Fatality inquiry underway for Serenity, 4-year-old who died in kinship care

CBC 10 Sep 2021
A public fatality inquiry into the 2014 death of four-year-old Serenity opened today with testimony from the couple in whose care she sustained a fatal head wound ... .

Irish ambassador feels a kinship to Butte

Billings Gazette 10 Sep 2021
Butte’s Irish remain loyal to their ancestral home — its history, its inhabitants. Daniel Mulhall, Ireland’s ambassador to the United States knows the feeling — he shares that same fierce loyalty. Butte and Mulhall — you could say it’s a match made in heaven ... 8. Meagan Thompson, The Montana Standard ... Mulhall has a wealth of diplomatic experience ... .

Kinship Care Month is recognized in S.C.

The Darlington News & Press 09 Sep 2021
Henry McMaster has declared September as Kinship Care Month in South Carolina ... Kinship care ... “Kinship caregivers provide safe and loving homes for children when they are unable to remain with their parent or custodian,” said DSS State Director Michael Leach.