Live Trainings - In-Person or Live Webinars
Exclusively for Anoka County Foster Parents
Coupon codes will be emailed to Anoka County licensed providers at the beginning of each month. Providers will have free access to each webinar only during the designated month. Providers may also contact their foster care social worker to obtain the code.
#1159 – Buckley, Paul: Marital Conflict- The Hidden Hurt of Foster Care and Adoption
#1149 – Coleman, Dr. Maya and Wipfler, Patty: Hand in Hand Parenting: Simple Practice that Heal Children with Trauma
#1138 – Delaney, Dr. Richard J.: Reactive Attachment Disorder, The Developmental Perspective
#20191001 – Yeager, Catherine: Autism Spectrum Disorders: What They Are (and What They Are Not)
#1169 – Dinwoodie, April: Have You Ever Started a Conversation About Race?
#20181106 – Harris, Michael: Becoming The Parent Your Child with FASD Needs
#20200225- Badeau, Sue: Put Your Own Oxygen Mask on First: The Importance of Understanding Secondary Trauma and Practicing Self-Care
Foster Parent College Blended Pre-Service Curriculum
A joint effort between the Minnesota Department of Human Services and County Social Services Agencies using the Foster Parent College curriculum. The Minnesota Child Welfare Training System (MCWTS) has a contract with Foster Parent College to offer their blended Pre-service training to foster parents. It is a blend of online and in-person training.
FALL SESSIONS(registration is now closed, please check back for the Spring session dates):
The four in-person sessions will be held via Zoom on:
View the Pre-Service Training Flyer here.
The pre-service training blends four classroom schedule sessions and 10 online courses on FosterParentCollege.com.
In between each meeting, trainees will view several online courses to prepare for the next meeting to discuss content, ask questions, and learn more about caring for children in foster care.
All meetings take place from 6-9pm in room 237 of the Anoka County Government Center. Doors will be open 15 minutes prior to the training start times. Please use the main entrance across from Wells Fargo Bank.
If deemed necessary due to COVID-19 recommendations these sessions will be held online via Zoom.
To register, or for more information, contact:
Heather Lance | 763-324-1226 | [email protected]
26th Annual Anoka County Fall Foster Provider Conference
The 2020 Fall Conference has been Cancelled.
Please check back for information on the next fall conference that will be held in October of 2021.
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