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What’s Up Cuz Podcast Episode: Life Happens

Get ready for an engaging and candid episode of the “What’s Up Cuz” podcast, where doctors Sharon McDaniel and David Brock open up about the rollercoaster ride of life in…

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Nurturing Wellness for Families in Care

Hello, wellness champions! As we embrace Family Wellness Month, it’s essential to spotlight the well-being of families in care. These families navigate unique challenges, and prioritizing their health and happiness…

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Celebrating Youth in Care during Beautiful in Your Skin Month

As we embark on “Beautiful in Your Skin Month,” it’s crucial to recognize and celebrate the incredible resilience of youth in care. Despite facing unique challenges, these remarkable individuals embody…

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She Matters Webinar: Learn How We Can Combat CSEC Together

Come and be a part of Gwen’s Girls’ enlightening webinar discussing the urgent matter of Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC). Our goal is to increase understanding, initiate impactful discussions,…

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Unleash Your Family’s Creativity: 5 Fun Ideas for National Creativity Day!

Hey there, creative families! Did you know that May 30th is National Creativity Day? It’s the perfect opportunity to let your imaginations soar and explore the wonderful world of creativity…

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An Ode to Lisa Marino: A Journey of Strength, Love, and Legacy

In honor of ALS Awareness Month, Samantha Marino, Executive Assistant at ASCI and daughter of Lisa Marino, beloved ASCI caseworker, bravely shares her mother’s journey, a testament to courage, compassion,…

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ASCI Presents: A Guide to Mental Health for Families

Mental health carries a significant importance for kinship care youth and families, influencing their capacity to navigate the distinctive challenges and dynamics of their situations. For instance, we often see…

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Adventures in Anxiety Awareness: A Guide for Youth in Care

Welcome, fellow adventurers, to a journey through Anxiety Awareness Month! Whether you’re a young person navigating the world of foster care, group homes, or any other form of youth care,…

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Embracing Resilience: Julie and Mariah’s Journey Through Foster Care and Adoption, Part 1

Every month, A Second Chance, Inc. (ASCI) aims to amplify the voices of its families, advocating for their needs and fostering an environment where they can thrive. This month, we…

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Celebrating Community Action in Child Welfare

In child welfare, even small actions can make big differences. As we dive into Community Action Month, we’re reminded of how our communities can protect and care for those who…

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