Big Family of Michigan supports kids in foster care

The organization Big Family of Michigan supports kids in foster care

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From: WXYZ-TV Detroit | Channel 7

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Foster Care - A Solution for Parentless Children | Drew Hale | TEDxTraverseCity

While often seen as a solution for childless parents, Drew Hale sees adoption as a solution for parentless children. He discusses the foster care system and the thousands of children awaiting placement. He describes becoming a parent of foster children, and adopting them. He concludes with his own song, "Come What May."

Drew Hale is a singer/songwriter from Traverse City, Michigan. He and his wife Emily are parents of 3 boys, all adopted out of the foster care system. As foster parents they...

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From: TEDx Talks

Related topics : children in foster care / adopting kids from foster care / foster care parents / adoption and foster parenting / foster care and adoption

Foster Care Awareness Month / Project Healthy Living

Airdate: 4/20/14. Thousands of Michigan children who have suffered from neglect, abuse, or loss depend upon foster care parents to give them a loving home. We'll talk with the Children's Center about the issues surrounding foster care and the need to recruit more families to take care of these at-risk kids. Plus, United Health Organization is working to make the region healthier with its annual "Project Healthy Living" campaign. We'll tell you how you can get on the road to wellness. Episode...

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From: Detroit Public TV

Related topics : children in foster care / family foster care / foster care parents / foster care home / foster care organizations in michigan