Foster Care Services

Foster Care Services

Introducing: Coyote Hill Foster Care Services Model Foster Care Services (FCS) uses Coyote Hill’s decades of proven success in changing the landscape of foster care in mid-Missouri. FCS bridges the gap through supportive services, while empowering foster parents to care for children and prepare them for reconnecting with their biological family. If you’d like more
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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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He Found His Forever Home

He Found His Forever Home

David is not lucky to have us – having a family who loves you isn’t luck, it’s every child’s right. Shravan and I are the lucky ones to be able to officially share our lives with David forever. Laura, David’s adoptive mother.
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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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More than a Fish Story

More than a Fish Story

Children from hard places often have developed, through no fault of their own, inappropriate responses to people and situations. A preteen boy who was placed with us last summer demonstrated many of those poor responses.
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Empowered to Connect Conference

Empowered to Connect Conference

The Empowered to Connect Conference is being broadcast at locations across the country on April 5 and 6. Coyote Hill, thanks to the support of Boone County Children’s Services, will be one of the simulcast sites this weekend!
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Learning to Love Again

Learning to Love Again

“What’s wrong with me? I must not have any emotions at all!” 
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