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Alzheimer's Awareness Month: Holiday Hints at Home
The Thanksgiving holiday and Alzheimer’s disease share something in common: the month of November. November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month; the holidays often bring in relatives from out of town, providing an opportunity for family members to spend quality time with loved... Read More
Making Families Whole
Foster care is not a permanent move to separate children from their biological families. Our best case scenarios involve remedying situations that lead to children being removed from their parents’ care, and working with children and parents to reunify the family. Samaritas has two... Read More
Think About Birth Parents
Parents who have children in foster care play an important role in their children’s lives, but we are sometimes hesitant to give them information about their children. As we continue to talk about trauma that our kids have experienced, we also need to think about the... Read More
Running For Home
On October 14th, 15 kids who desperately want to find a family to love them and stand by their side for the rest of their lives will put their best face forward and hope that some of the people attending the Forever Home Run will be interested in bringing them home. The family... Read More