Tag Archives: Family

Kinship care program offers information and support to grandparents, others who are raising another’s child

A video discussion group meets each Monday evening in September to discuss the challenges facing those who raise another’s child. How do you balance your needs with those of the kids? Where to turn for help? You are not alone, others want to lighten your load.   Kinship Care describes when a family member, often a grandparent, raises another’s’ child. …

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Kodiak student joins youth leadership group as vice president of development

Rafael Bitanga outside the KMXT studios. (Photo by Kayla Desroches / KMXT) Kayla Desroches/KMXT A national leadership group for youth just elected a Kodiak local as vice president of development. The nonprofit, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, or FCCLA, gives its members the chance to start projects locally and then compete nationally and statewide to demonstrate their accomplishments. …

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