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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partner Spotlight: Kids At The Crossroads

Austin Diaper Bank is pleased to be able to supply diapers to Kids At The Crossroads.
Kids at the Crossroads, Inc. is a private, non-profit corporation established to provide therapeutic services in foster home settings for dependent, neglected, and abused children, ages birth to seventeen years. The primary purpose of Kids at the Crossroads, Inc. is two-fold:
  • -To assist children with emotional issues (e.g. loss, abuse, and neglect).
  • -To provide children the opportunity to acquire and enhance the skills necessary to establish and maintain healthy relationships.

  • To achieve these goals, KATC uses:
  • -A multidisciplinary approach to treatment.
  • -A commitment to interagency networking. Therapeutic group homes to care for large sibling groups.
  • -Individual, group, and family therapy.
  • -Psychiatric and psychological testing, evaluation, and consultation.
  • -Monthly medication monitoring by a board certified psychiatrist.
  • -Liaison with educational services.
  • -Utilization of community resources.
  • -Emergency, short, and long term placements.

  • Kids at the Crossroads, Inc. accepts children with various conditions and diagnoses. this includes, but is not limited to:
  • -Emotional and behavioral disturbances.
  • -Mental retardation.
  • -Disorders such as ADHD, PTSD, depression, attachment, obsessive - compulsive, impulse control and developmental.

Often these children stay in diapers longer than the average child so our diaper assistance to KATC is very important.  You can support Austin Diaper Bank and Kids At The Crossroads by donating here.