We are eight students and a teacher in the Olathe Civic Leadership Academy. We engage in the world of legal studies and public administration to become better leaders equipped to advocate for change and justice, keeping society running smoothly. In the Civic Leadership Academy we develop the knowledge and skills to lead effectively and make change around us.

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ABOUT KVC

What is KVC?

KVC Kansas represents one of the broadest child welfare and behavioral healthcare continuums of care in the nation. They help over 12,000 Kansas children and their families each year through prevention services (family preservation), foster care case management, family reunification services, adoption, outpatient behavioral health and more. KVC is the lead agency for the Kansas Department for Children and Families’ Kansas City Metro and East Regions. They are driven by the best interests of each child and family, and have helped Kansas achieve national leadership in child welfare standards set by the federal Child and Family Services Review.

 

Their Vision: A world in which every person is safe and connected to a strong family and a healthy community.

Their Mission: To enrich and enhance the lives of children and families by providing medical and behavioral healthcare, social services and education.

 

KVC's Values:

The heart of their work is helping people.

Their character is built on authenticity and compassion

Family connection drives their culture.

Collaboration fuels their improvement.

Urgency and innovation mark their approach.

Diverse perspectives are key to their progress.