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Whatever It Takes: Making a More Inclusive Agency

Whatever It Takes: Making a More Inclusive Agency

Today’s post is written by Kelly Fitzgerald, a Quality Assurance Analyst with Uplift Family Services. Her role, based out of our Sacramento office, includes ensuring that all agency programs, policies and procedures, and workspaces offer a welcoming, inclusive...
Foster a Child or Teen This Father’s Day

Foster a Child or Teen This Father’s Day

Father’s Day is a time to remember and celebrate the fathers, father figures, grandfathers, and other role models who have helped shape our lives. It is a day to say thank you to those who have supported us and taught us many of the important life lessons we still...
Preparing for a Foster Care Home Study During Shelter-in-Place

Preparing for a Foster Care Home Study During Shelter-in-Place

Let’s talk about the foster care and adoption home study approval process and the coronavirus. There’s no ignoring the news of the hour. The novel coronavirus is dominating headlines, and for good reason. Across the state of California, and around the world,...
Professional Parent Spotlight: Grace Towns

Professional Parent Spotlight: Grace Towns

“We all need help in one way or another and by reaching out, you could be stopping a child from going astray. They might just need a guiding hand to make them feel comfortable. And, you never know, that child may one day grow up to become president.” For Grace...