First Day of School Prayer Requests

First Day of School Prayer Requests

The beginning of a school year brings with it much excitement, anxiety and challenges. Will you join us in prayer for these specific requests as our children begin school at Harrisburg R-VIII on August 14?
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Adjusting to a New School

Adjusting to a New School

Children in foster care change schools often. Our Education Coordinator, Paige Douce, shares some advice on how to help your child face the unsettling challenge of attending a new school.
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They Served. Now We Serve.

They Served. Now We Serve.

About eight out of every 100 military veterans have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. David Hammer, a Marine veteran of Vietnam, was diagnosed with PTSD and Moral Injury. David explains how Coyote Hill’s Equine Therapy Program is allowing veterans like himself to find purpose and healing.
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Needs and Results Are Bigger Than We Realize

Needs and Results Are Bigger Than We Realize

My wife Amanda and I have been Home Parents for almost two years now. During that time, we’ve had the privilege to care for 20 children as longer term placements in our home. Many of those are sibling sets. The need is bigger than we ever realized, because of the number of children suffering from
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Nationally Accredited!

Nationally Accredited!

Coyote Hill Christian Children’s Home Achieves  Accreditation from The Joint Commission 
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Reunited – A Mom’s Fight to get her Children Home

Reunited – A Mom’s Fight to get her Children Home

I’m the mom that struggles, but I’m the mom that never gives up.   Stephany is a mom of three wonderful children. She’s lived in Columbia nearly all her life. She went to school at Rock Bridge and Douglass High Schools. Although she admits, she didn’t finish. Four years ago, her two youngest children, then 11 and 12 years old, were taken away from her and placed into foster
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Coyote Hill Approved for YOP Tax Credits to Build New Home

Coyote Hill Approved for YOP Tax Credits to Build New Home

Coyote Hill Christian Children’s Home has been approved by the Missouri Department of Economic Development to receive $400,000 toward the Youth Opportunities Program (YOP) tax credits. Donations of $1,000 or more are eligible for a 50% tax credit. (see examples below) All donations will be used to build a new 5,500 sq. ft. home for
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Fore the Kids

Fore the Kids

Our 12th annual golf tournament included a simple, yet touching new addition this year for each of our players.
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