ParentLink is proud to offer support groups for kinship caregivers and providers working with kinship caregivers across the state. Our weekly Thursday morning virtual support group provides educational information relevant to the unique needs of kinship caregivers. Our monthly Wednesday evening virtual support group offers kinship caregivers an opportunity for reflection, self-care, and connection with ParentLink staff and other kinship caregivers. Participation is free and door prizes are provided! Please join us!

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Kinship Caregiver Support Groups

ParentLink offers two virtual Support Groups:


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Support Group Presentation Materials

View and print support group presentation materials from various prior support group sessions.  

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Certificates of Attendance

Certificates of attendance are provided once a month for participants that need to provide verification of session participation or show hours of attendance.

Email parentlink@missouri.edu or call our Kin-4-Kid line at 1-833-KIN-4-KID (1-833-546-4543) to request a certificate. Please allow at least a week for staff to process your request.


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Recorded Presentations

View past support group presentations on a variety of topics focused on the needs of kinship caregivers.

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