KVC’s Annual Resource Family Conference is a wonderful training opportunity for licensed KVC foster families. Resource families (which includes relatives and foster families) will learn a range of new topics that will improve their parenting skills. During this time, children will enjoy tons of fun and games! Our April 2020 conference will be the 20th time KVC has held this event which brings together 2,000 people in four locations. Learn more about the event in other states here.
Dr. John DeGarmo is the author of several foster care books, including The Foster Care Survival Guide, the best-selling Faith and Foster Care, as well as A Different Home: A New Foster Child’s Story, a foster care children’s book. He is also the director of The Foster Care Institute and acts as a consultant to foster care agencies and legal agencies across the US. Dr. John is a dynamic speaker and informative trainer on the foster care system and travels extensively across the globe, meeting with foster parents, child welfare workers, churches, schools and organizations. Dr. John has appeared on several TV programs, including CNN, Good Morning America, ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS and PBS stations.