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Teen starts foundation to give back to foster care youth

03

Sep
Teen starts foundation to give back to foster care youth

By Jennifer Bailey, Danville Commercial News DANVILLE — Sixteen-year-old Keontae Crenshaw knows what it’s like when moving from home to home...

August 2015 News & Updates

26

Aug
August 2015 News & Updates

Teen Shows Generosity to CYFS through School Project On July 15, 2105, thirteen-year-old Connor Klopfenstein presented The Center for Youth and...

RSVP of Peoria and Tazewell Counties is Back

06

Aug
RSVP of Peoria and Tazewell Counties is Back

By Jeff Turnbull, RSVP Project Director 50 Plus News & Reviews In the early spring of 2015, The Center for Youth...

Family Fun Day takes place at Spinder Park

22

Jul
Family Fun Day takes place at Spinder Park

By Jeanette Kendall EAST PEORIA — As Jim Frost watched children play at Spinder Park July 22, he reflected back to...

News and Updates from CYFS

21

Jul
News and Updates from CYFS

Teen Makes Donation to CYFS, Hopes to Inspire Others A local teen is among the latest individuals to be added to...

Single foster mom answers God’s call

15

Jun
Single foster mom answers God’s call

By Leon Lagerstam, llagerstam@qconline.com MILAN -- Her first foster child, Christian, arrived at her door on Christmas Day 1995, confirming she...

Taking action: Plan outlines ways to fix mental health system…CYFS Regional Clinical Supervisor Stephanie Barisch weighs in on Mental Health System

29

May
Taking action: Plan outlines ways to fix mental health system…CYFS Regional Clinical Supervisor Stephanie Barisch weighs in on Mental Health System

By Edith Brady-Lunny, eblunny@pantagraph.com BLOOMINGTON — Repairing a splintered mental health system that has failed to support children and adults in...

Editorial: ‘Whatsoever we do, to the least of our people …’

28

May
Editorial: ‘Whatsoever we do, to the least of our people …’

Peoria Journal Star May 27, 2015 “Evidently it’s easy to dump on human service providers, as this time of year the...

Peoria Families to Suffer From Rauner Budget, New Report Shows

04

May