Category: Stay Connected

Called to Co-Parenting (and More!)

(From GrowHope @ SaintA) On Saturday, May 5, from 9 a.m. – noon, SaintA will host its 3rd Annual Call to Action Day, a celebration of foster parents and a chance for families to recommit themselves to the calling. The event is held at the SaintA Franciscan Center at 3939 N. 88th Street, Milwaukee. …

ACE Score Explained

(From JS Online) Alisha Fox, a 21-year-old survivor or extreme trauma, and Tim Grove, the chief clinical officer at SaintA, talks about the ACE test. …

A Boy and His Dads

(From GrowHope @ SaintA) In December, Chad and Shawn had a lot to celebrate with their friends and family. Not only an adoption, but…

First Responders Respond to the Need

(From GrowHope @ SaintA) Vincenzo (Vinny) and Melanie Paolo’s inclination to help others as first responders is part of what made them so uniquely qualified for being foster parents…

By understanding trauma, Wisconsin youth find path to healing

(From USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin) It was nine years ago, at the age of 11, that Meggi Lampen was sexually abused. It was seven years ago that she first told anyone about it. She withdrew and repressed what had happened. In the back of her mind, she knew something wasn’t right. But she had no context to put it in – … Continue

SaintA Adds Chief Program Officer

(From GrowHope @ SaintA) SaintA welcomes Cyrus Behroozi as Chief Program Officer for Child Welfare. This newly developed position is responsible for oversight of, and continuity across, all functions of child welfare, including case management, foster care and family services…

21 Years. 300 Kids. 1 Strong Lady.

(From GrowHope @ SaintA) Vivian Lee, a 21-year veteran of foster parenting retired in April of this year. “It took a lot of work, and lots of prayers and tears,” Vivian says of the experience. “But we knew these kids didn’t have anywhere else to go.” …

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