Child Safety

World Day Against Child Labour in Child Welfare

In the realm of child welfare, where every child’s well-being and rights are paramount, the observance of World Day Against Child Labour holds profound significance. It serves as a poignant…

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Quinta Brunson’s Educational Revolution: Transforming Schools with “Abbott Elementary”

In the world of entertainment, television has the power to influence and inspire change. One such impactful TV show is “Abbott Elementary,” spearheaded by the talented and socially conscious Quinta…

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Unmasking the Hidden Reality: Teen Dating Violence

As we navigate the challenges of parenting teenagers, it’s crucial to address topics that may impact our children’s well-being and safety. Today, we want to bring your attention to the…

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Navigating the Path to Financial Well-being: Empowering Youth in Care

Financial wellness for youth in care is a crucial aspect of their overall well-being. It involves providing them with the necessary knowledge and skills to manage money effectively, make informed…

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ASCI Launches New Office in New Hampshire

ASCI is excited to announce the launch of its newest office in Concord, New Hampshire! After identifying the great need for more support for kinship families, the state of New…

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We Are A Family! A Look Into The Klein’s Adoption Journey

According to The Children’s Information Gateway, there are over 391,000 children and youth in foster care and 38 percent were placed with relatives or kin. At ASCI, we know that kinship care is…

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ASCI Presents: A Lived Experience Story ft. Victoria Giddens

Each month, A Second Chance, Inc. shares the voices of our kinship families through Q&A-style discussions. We are an agency that strives to provide a safe, secure, and nurturing environment to children…

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ASCI Works with the Department of Aging to Provide Support for Grandfamilies

Allegheny County Department of Human Services and A Second Chance, Inc. launched a Grandfamilies stipend program from April 28 – June 30, 2023. This program assisted in providing caregivers outside…

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The Importance of Acknowledging Minority Mental Health

Minority Mental Health Month is recognized to bring awareness to the unique struggles that racial and ethnic minority communities face regarding mental illness in the United States. According to McLean…

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How to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect

It is completely possible to prevent child abuse and neglect! Child abuse and neglect are dire problems that have longterm impacts on the health, opportunity and well-being of children. All…

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