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Natalie Hetro

Natalie Hetro is a Content Producer at Focus on the Family.

Contributions by Natalie Hetro

Richard and Saleese Dixson with their grandchildren

Kinship Care: 5 Things to Know About Parenting Grandchildren

For nearly a decade, Richard Dixson has been a kinship care provider to his grandchildren. This is what…
Richard Dixson and his wife, Saleese, are raising their four grandchildren through kinship care.

Providing Kinship Care as a Grandparent

Providing kinship care as a grandparent can be challenging. But Richard Dixson has embraced the opportunity to parent…
Man searches for information about foster care agencies on a computer.

Foster Care: State vs. Private Agencies

State agency or private agency? This is the question many foster and adoptive parents have to answer before…
Relative provides kinship care.

What is Kinship Care?

When a child lives with a relative, it is considered kinship care. Kinship care and foster care are…