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, January 22

***Relative Core - Session 2: Trauma Informed Parenting for Relative Caregivers - Monday, January 29


Thursday, January 25- Core Session 1: Understanding Trauma & the Impact on Children

Tuesday, January 30- Core Session 2: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 1-3

Thursday, February 1 -Core Session 3:Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 4-6

Tuesday, February 6 - Core Session 4: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 7-9

Thursday, February 8 - Core Session 5 / Relative Core Session 3: Understanding the Office of Children's Services & Overview of ICWA -

Tuesday, February 13- Core Session 6 / Relative Core Session 4: The Role of the Resource Family & Working with Birth Parents

Thursday, February 15 - Core Session 7 / Relative Core Session 5: Family Contact & Transitions

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