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August 2018

Foster Parent Advisory Board Meeting and Training Hour

August 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ball Conference Center, 21350 W. 153rd Street
Olathe, KS 66061 United States
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The next foster parent advisory board meeting will be Aug 27th at 6:00 in Olathe at the Ball conference center. After the meeting there will be a one hour training called “Back to Basics.” Kyra Gable, former CPA supervisor will be conducting it and it discusses what goes in the red book, daycare, respite, rates, transportation, and what is considered a critical incident.  We hope to see you there.

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September 2018

Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPPS-MAPP Training – Lawrence

September 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KVC Lawrence, 1202 E. 23rd Street
Lawrence, KS 66046 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence - Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. This is a 10-week course, and KVC Kansas offers the…

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Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPPS-MAPP Training – Leavenworth

September 24, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KVC Leavenworth, 225 Cherokee Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence - Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. This is a 10-week course, and KVC Kansas offers the…

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Facebook Live: Child Welfare Challenges and Solutions

September 26, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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On any given day, our team helps care for thousands of children who have experienced abuse, neglect and other family challenges and provides support to hundreds of adults struggling with mental illness and addiction. At noon on Wednesday, September 26th, join us on Facebook Live as KVC Kansas President Chad Anderson will help you understand the current top challenges to the Kansas child welfare system and the best solutions to those challenges. Click here to visit our Facebook page at…

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Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPPS-MAPP Training – Kansas City

September 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KVC Kansas City, 1211 N. 8th Street
Kansas City, KS 66101 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence - Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. This is a 10-week course, and KVC Kansas offers the…

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October 2018

Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPPS-MAPP Training – Ottawa

October 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KVC Ottawa, 416 South Main Street
Ottawa, KS 66067 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence - Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. This is a 10-week course, and KVC Kansas offers the…

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Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPPS-MAPP Training – Chanute

October 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KVC Chanute, 321 East Main
Chanute, KS 66720 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence - Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. This is a 10-week course, and KVC Kansas offers the…

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December 2018

Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPPS-MAPP Training – Topeka

December 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KVC Topeka, 419 Southwest 29th Street
Topeka, KS 66611 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence - Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. This is a 10-week course, and KVC Kansas offers the…

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June 2021

Interested in Fostering, Adopting or Helping Kansas Children? Attend a Virtual Info Night to Learn How

June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Virtual info nights are a great way for prospective foster and adoptive parents who might not be sure they’re ready to join a class yet and would like more information about the process of becoming licensed. There will also be an opportunity for Q&A in each session. Here's an upcoming session: 6/21/21 7pm-8pm Zoom meeting ID- 983 311 6610

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LGBTQIA+ Support Groups

June 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online

If you are a LGBTQIA+ Youth, the Parent of a LGBTQIA+ youth, or Fostering LGBTQIA+ youth, there is now a community for you to find connection and celebration in a virtual monthly group. Parents, youth, and foster parents now each have a safe space to connect, ask questions, discuss challenges, and gain education. Sessions include topic-centric discussions. Click here to submit an anonymous question that can be answered during a meeting. Discussion Group for Caregivers of LGBTQIA+ Foster Youth Last…

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