As you are probably aware, we just received notification that the maintenance payment rates have increased for all the youth in the program. The change represents a 3% increase for parents. The state has created recommendations for families to help them to budget the amount of the maintenance stipend that you receive. It is divided […]
It feels like summer just began but school will be starting up again in about 6 weeks. You may want to think about spreading out tasks over the summer to help make those last weeks of summer more relaxing. Some things you can do… 1. Stop in at your child’s school to pick up any […]
Read through our June 2014 newsletter below or click here to read it as a PDF.
There are frequent articles and discussions in the media about immigrants in this country. The issues are complex and often the whole story is not told. In the Richmond area, as throughout the rest of the country, there are components that are not known about the issues some immigrants face, especially because their legal status […]
In 2003, Kate Hansen was a twenty-four year old college graduate, who was in the ever familiar position of trying to decide what her next step in life would be. As the oldest of four siblings, Kate had grown to appreciate the role of a caregiver and had found that, while she wasn’t quite ready […]
Read through our December 2012 newsletter below or click here to read it as a PDF.