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 […]
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Have questions about foster parenting? You’re in the right place! Here are answers to 5 questions we frequently receive from people who want to help children in foster care.
KVC will host a training on SIDS and Sudden Infant Unexpected Death. Learn how to reduce the risk of SIDS by following the proper sleeping procedures. Also learn what can cause these types of deaths in infants. This training will be webcasted and childcare will be available. To RSVP for this training, please contact Stephanie […]
Join KVC for a Darkness to Light Workshop. During this workshop, foster parents will learn to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. This training will be presented by Tonja McCollum, Leslie Herkelman and Michelle Vanwinkle. This training will not be webcasted but childcare will be available. Please RSVP to Megan Hurford at […]
KVC will host a Trauma Systems Therapy (TST) Toolbox and Review training on Tuesday, November 7th from 6-8pm at the KVC Kansas City office. Come hear Clinical Director of Outpatient Services Matt Arnet speak about TST. KVC Foster Parents will receive two training hours for attending. Please RSVP to your FSC.