Core Training for Resource Families Resource Center

Resource Family Handbook June 2023This page holds the Handouts and Homework Assignments for participants in the current Zoom classes for the Core Training for Resource Families and the Core for Relative Caregivers. If you are interested in signing up for Core Training, please go to Training Calendars to find the next upcoming class.

For lots of great resources when you are starting out, go to: MORE CORE RESOURCES FOR NEW FOSTER PARENTS


#1: Resource Family Handbook June 2023 and Questionnaire

#2:The Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standard and Questionnaire

Encouraged Activity: Talk It Over As A Family


***Relative Core-Session 1: Being a Relative Caregiver for OCS - Monday, August 21

***Relative Core - Session 2: Trauma Informed Parenting for Relative Caregivers - Monday, August 28


Thursday, August 24 - Core Session 1: Understanding Trauma & the Impact on Children

Tuesday, August 29 - Core Session 2: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 1-3

Thursday, August 31 -Core Session 3:Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 4-6

Tuesday, September 5 - Core Session 4: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 7-9

Thursday, September 7 - Core Session 5 / Relative Core Session 3: Understanding the Office of Children's Services & Overview of ICWA -

Tuesday, September 12 - Core Session 6 / Relative Core Session 4: The Role of the Resource Family & Working with Birth Parents

Thursday, September 14 - Core Session 7 / Relative Core Session 5: Family Contact & Transitions

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