Core Training for Resource Families

Date:   Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time:   9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Core Training for Resource Families

Core Classes:  Thursdays, November 6 and 13, 6:00-9:00p.m. & Saturdays, November 8 and 15, 9a.m. – 4 p.m. (ALL six sessions must be completed.)

Core training for Resource Parents helps you gain a better understanding of the child protection process, the special needs of your children in foster care and your role as a foster parent.  It is also a great way to meet other foster parents and hear their ideas about fostering and adopting!

Topics Include:

Session One: Understanding the Office of Children's Services and the Role of the Resource Family.

Session Two: The Impact of Child Abuse and Neglect

Session Three: Separation, Grief and Attachment

Session Four: Appropriate Discipline and Positive Parenting

Session Five: Cultural Considerations and Working with Birth Families

Session Six: Reunification and Transition

Held at the Alaska Center for Resource Families
840 K Street, Suite 101

Trainer: Jon Hunt
For more information or to register please call  the Alaska Center for Resource Families
at 279-1799 or email