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Things to Know About Foster Care and Foster Parenting in Shasta County

There are plenty of opinions and preconceived notions, as well as a lot of...

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Circumstances That Often Lead to a Shasta County Foster Care Placement

As a foster parent, you must recognize that you’ll be opening your home to...

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Shasta County Foster Care Guide to National Adoption Month

It has been 19 years since November was officially recognized as National Adoption Month,...

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Key Facts and Figures of the Foster Care System on a National, California and Shasta County Level

Many people don’t realize how many children are placed into foster care on a...

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What You Can Expect During the Shasta County Foster Care Home Study Process

Choosing to open up your home and become a foster parent is one of...

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Differences Between Foster Parenting and Foster Adoption

Providing a foster child in need with a loving, stable environment is a rewarding...

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Parenting Wisdom For Those Looking to Foster Adopt in Shasta County

Most mothers and fathers find that just when they conquer one phase of parenting...

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Strategies For Successful Shasta County Foster Parenting

Becoming a foster parent is a rewarding experience for families and individuals who are...

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Bonding After Your Shasta County Foster Adoption

While love is definitely an important factor in any relationship, it’s necessary to recognize...

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Foster Parenting in Shasta County Changes Lives For the Better

Foster parenting is a term that almost everyone has heard of, but few realize...

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How the Decision to Foster Adopt Can Positively Influence a Shasta County Foster Child

Parenting any child, biological or otherwise, takes patience, love and commitment. However, foster parenting...

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Types of Shasta County Foster Care Placements

Numerous children continue to enter the foster care system every day, each with a...

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Support Foster Adoption in Redding During National Adoption Month

Every child deserves to grow up in a loving, stable home environment that promotes...

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Baked Cotton Balls

Smashing ball fun for you and your 2-5 year old. Materials and Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1...

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Is Sugar Addiction Real?

YES! A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition by Harvard’s...

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Often Unrecognized Safety Hazards in the Household.

Accidents can happen in an instant. While most household hazards are commonly known and...

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What You Can Do to Help Children in the Foster Care System

Children of all ages and backgrounds are placed into the Shasta County foster care...

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Sleep… It’s Overrated! Or is it?

Sleep is one of the most important (and easy) things that we can do...

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Muddy Snowballs

Chocolate-lovers will devour this cocoa version of snowballs, the classic holiday cookie. To make...

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Managing Holiday Stress

Wrapped up with the enthusiasm of holiday fun, excitement, busyness, activities and celebration is...

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Tips For Foster Care Families During the Holiday Season

The holidays are supposed to be an especially joyful and magical time of year,...

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Fun Fall Party Mix

Have fun with this recipe. Ingredients can be added or substituted for personal preference. Make it...

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Candy Cottages

This is an activity for those that the thought of actually making and cutting...

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4 Reasons Foster Parents Are Always Needed in Shasta County

If you are sensitive to the plight of abused children who have been removed...

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Exercise Makes You Smarter

What????!!!  It’s true! Exercise can boost your intelligence with benefits from children through seniors...

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