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Workshops & Training

 

Through workshops and training sessions, Fostering Great Ideas is able to equip others to make a difference for children in foster care.

If you're interested in attending or hosting any of the workshops or training sessions below, fill out the form below and mention your area of interest.

Upcoming Workshops & Training Events:

january

26jan6:00 pm7:30 pmVirtual EventSC Foster Parent Town Hall

26jan6:30 pm8:30 pmVirtual EventVolunteer Mentor Training: Session 2 of 2Mentor a Youth in Foster Care

27jan7:30 pm9:00 pmVirtual EventBridging the GapChampioning Reunification Through Relationships

february

03feb7:30 pm9:00 pmVirtual EventBridging the GapChampioning Reunification Through Relationships

04feb6:00 pm7:00 pmVirtual EventFoster Think TankTopic: Covid Relief Funds: Advocating for Our Needs

08feb6:00 pm8:00 pmVirtual EventVolunteer Tutor TrainingBecome a Tutor for a Child in Foster Care

09feb11:30 am1:00 pmVirtual EventOur Common LossSupportive Training for a Difficult Journey

10feb7:30 pm9:00 pmVirtual EventBridging the GapChampioning Reunification Through Relationships

11feb6:00 pm7:00 pmVirtual EventSpeak Up: Action Behind AdvocacyAn Introduction to Advocacy

16feb3:30 pm5:30 pmVirtual EventLife In Limbo® WorkshopAn interactive workshop about what it’s like to be in foster care.

18feb4:00 pm5:00 pmVirtual EventFoster Think TankTopic: Covid Relief Funds: Advocating for Our Needs

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Advocacy in Action®

Advocacy in Action® is part of Speak Up®, a training designed for youth in foster care and alumni. It's a two part webinar series where you learn what advocacy is, how to find you voice, and what you can do to be part of reform. Once you take the training, you can become part of our SpeakUp network, which drives our legislative and policy changes. Review this PowerPoint presentation for more information.

Training & Discussion Calls

We just started a series called “Great Foster Parents,” where each week, a new topic related to fostering is discussed and any foster parents are welcome to join. We discuss topics like how to say goodbye to a child, parenting a child through trauma, etc. These events are promoted through our state SHAREfostering foster parent communities on Facebook.
 

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