YAKIMA

CRG QUARTERLY

FOSTER PARENT MEETINGS:


Where:  NEW LOCATION

               Foursquare Church

               700 N. 40th Avenue 

               Yakima WA, 98902

Time:     5:30pm - 7:30pm


The new schedule is as follows:
​​2018
January 18
          April 19            
July 19
October 18

At least one parent from each family should be in attendance at each meeting.  Please confirm attendance and number of children you are bringing by calling 509.965.5310 at least three days prior to the meeting. 


*A light dinner will be served and foster parents will receive information about updates for the program, training's on various topics and receive credit for the training. 

*Childcare will be provided.


WENATCHEE

CRG QUARTERLY FOSTER PARENT MEETINGS

Where:  CRG Office                                    640 S. Mission Street

Time:    5:30pm - 7:30pm


​The new schedule is as follows:

2018 

April 18

July 18

October 17

At least one parent from each family should be in attendance at each meeting.  Please confirm attendance and number of children you are bringing by calling 509.888.2188 at least three days prior to the meeting. 

*A light dinner will be served and foster parents will receive information about updates for the program, training's on various topics and receive credit for the training. 
*Childcare will be provided.


Email: fostercrg1@gmail.com

www.fostercrg.org



"Every child has

...the right to be respected

...the right to dream

...the right to be loved and cared for

...gifts that should be recognized and valued

...the right to achieve their potential

...the need for unconditional love"

C R G

"Empowering Children and Families to Achieve Life-Long Success"

Image borrowed from Family & Children's Services of St. Thomas and Elgin County.

Youth Missing From Care for Caregivers*

Date: June 21, 2018                       Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Trainer: Patty Orona, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence

Location: Yakima DCFS Office / 1002 N. 16th Avenue

You may read course descriptions and register for any of the training's listed by clicking on allianceforchildwelfare.org.

Questions? Please email one of the members of your

Child Welfare Training Team.

Michael Tyers, MA --tyersm@uw.edu

Sherry Colomb, BA--scolomb1@us.edu

Ryan Krueger, MA--krry300@uw.edu

Patty Orona--po5@uw.edu.

          


ILAB: Module 12: Temperament in Early Childhood Experience

Date: ​April 26, 2018                       Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: 402 N. 4th Street / Yakima, WA 98901

CAREGIVER CORE TRAINING*

Date: May 3, 4,                       Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Date: May  5                           Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Date: May 17, 18,                    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Date: May 19                          Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Trainer: Patty Orona, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location: Yakima DCFS Office / 1002 N. 16th Avenue

CARING FOR CHILDREN WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED TRAUMA

Dates: April 9, 16, 23 & 30       Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
Trainer: Sherry Colomb, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location: Wenatchee Red Lion Hotel

1225 N. Wenatchee Ave. / Wenatchee WA 98801

Why Children Lies*

Date: June 13, 2018                       Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Trainer: Patty Orona, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence

Location: Yakima DCFS Office / 1002 N. 16th Avenue

Foster Parent Information

Courses with an asterisk (*) are eligible for

STARS credit.  Please contact Michael Tyers at Tyersm@uw.edu or call (425) 268-9375 for more information.

Yakima Schedule

TALKING WITH CHILDREN ABOUT RACE

Dates: April 21, 2018       Time: 9:00am-3:30pm
Trainer: Caprice Hollins, Psy.D, Cultures Connection
Location: Wenatchee Community Resource Group

640 S. Mission Street  / Wenatchee WA 98801

       


KEEP THE BEAT 

CPR, FIRST AID & BBP

To Register: Call 888-704-6074 or
EMAIL  keepthebeatcpr.net.
Provide: Student names, Contact email,
Contact phone, Date of class, City of class

Cost for Foster Parents: FREE
Location:

Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital
2811 Tieton Drive
Yakima, WA

2018 Schedule

Date                                 Time
Saturday, May 12, 2018                 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, June 9, 2018                 10:00am - 4:30pm
W & Th, July 11 & 12, 2018           5:30pm - 8:30pm 
Saturday, August 4, 2018             10:00am - 4:30pm
Th & F, September 6 & 7, 2018     5:30pm - 8:30pm 
Saturday, October 6, 2018            10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, November 10, 2018      10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, December 8, 2018        10:00am - 4:30pm

​There are no accommodations for childcare.  Feel free to bring food and drink to classes.  Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email  help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com.  

FOSTER PARENT ORIENTATION

When: Every Wednesday

Time:   1:00pm and 5:30pm
Trainer: Brenda Sipes, Executive Director and Rosie Perez, Licensor

Location: Yakima Community Resource Group

              402 N. 4th Street Yakima, WA 98901

To register, call 509-965-5310.

​There are no accommodations for childcare.  Feel free to bring food and drink to classes.  Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email  help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com.  

CAREGIVER CORE TRAINING*

Dates: April 12, 13, 14, 2018       Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Dates: April 26, 27, 28, 2018      Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
Trainer: Sherry Colomb, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location: Sage Hills Church /
1601 5th Street  / Wenatchee 

***Childcare is available for this class only and it is on a limited basis if child is registered 1 week prior to training.  Please go to: https://sagehillschurch.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/142/responses/new. to register for childcare.

ILAB: Module 19: Early STEM Learning

Date: June 8, 2018                       Time: 1:00pm- 2:00pm

Location: 402 N 4th Street / Yakima, WA98901

ILAB: Module 15: Early Music Experience*

Date: May 11, 2018                       Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: 402 N. 4th Street / Yakima, WA 98901


​DLR/CPS Allegations: An Overview of the Investigation

Process for Caregivers​

Date:  June 8, 2018                   Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm
Trainers:  
Patty Orona, Child Welfare Trainer, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location:  
Yakima, Community Resource Group 402 N. 4th St. Yakima WA 98901 

509-965-5310

Call Yakima CRG for HELP!

KEEP THE BEAT
1st Aide/CPR Training
To Register: Call 888-704-6074 or
EMAIL  keepthebeatcpr.net.
Provide: Student names, Contact email,
Contact phone, Date of class, City of class


Cost for Foster Parents: FREE
Location:

Riverwest Retirement

900 N. Western Avenue; Wenatchee

2018 Schedule
Date                                            Time
Sunday, June 3, 2018                 10:30am-4:30pm
Saturday, August 18, 2018         10:30am-4:30pm
Sunday, November 11, 2018      10:30am-4:30pm


If you have any questions, contact KEEP THE BEAT

at 888-704-6074 or email keepthebeatdshs@aol.com

DSHS TRAINING

Location: Wenatchee DCFS Office 805 South Mission Wenatchee WA 98807-3088, Conf. Room Map
Register on the DSHS Website: https://allianceforchildwelfare.org/node/641/course-signup 

Wenatchee Schedule

DSHS Training 

To participate in Alliance trainings, you must preregister through the DSHS website, or go directly to the Alliance for Child Welfare website and open a user profile account.  https://allianceforchildwelfare.org/course         

If you need assistance in Yakima, contact Rosie Sanchez-Perez, MSW, Foster Home Licensor Community Resource Group 

email: rperez.crg@gmail.com or call at 509.965.5310.  In Wenatchee, contact Eduardo Camacho, B.A., at 509.888.2188.

Calendar2018

Your help is needed!

If you would like to become involved by being a sponsor, making a donation, or volunteering, please contact us by completing the form below or call 509.965.5310.

2017 Annual Foster Family Christmas Party at the Yakima Armory.

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