Foster Parent Information

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.

Foster Parents Needed

Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce

Black and White Gala Affair

Foster Parents Needed

F O S T E R   C R G

"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"

Caring for Children Who Have Experienced Trauma

Date: October 19 & 20 (Module 1-4) and
          October 26 & 27 (Module 5-8)

Time: 9:00 am - Noon
Location:
CRG- 402 N. 4th Street
Trainer: 
Patty Orona
If you have general questions about the class or if you need interpreter services, contact the trainer, Patty Orona, at 509-834-8535.

 

          


KEEP THE BEAT CPR, FIRST AID & BBP

First Aid/CPR training is free of charge to ALL CURRENTLY LICENSED AND PROSPECTIVE Foster Parents.

*This class includes information on Bloodborne Pathogens/HIV/AIDS, as well as Infant/Child CPR. The certification you receive will be valid for two years.


October 7, 2017      10:00 am to 4:30 pm
November 11, 2017   10:00 am to 4:30 pm
December 9, 2017    10:00 am to 4:30 pm


*To Register: Call 888-704-6074 or
EMAIL  keepthebeatdshs@aol.com

Provide: Student names, contact email, contact phone, date  & city of class.

NEW LOCATION
Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital
2811 Tieton Drive
Yakima, WA

CHAOS TO CALM: PROMOTING ATTACHMENT IN OUT-OF-HOME CARE 


Date:  October 28, 2017

Time:  9:00am - 5pm
Trainer:  Scott Hanauer, CEO Community Youth Services
Location: CRG - 402 N. 4th Street / Yakima  Upstairs Conference Room

*Please feel free to bring a meal or refreshments. **Child care is not available.

***Please give 3-4 weeks advance notice if you require an interpreter.

Registration is required. Need help? Call Shelley Myers at 1-206-221-0308 or  or mysh300@uw.edu.


Foster Parent Information

PARENTING THE POSITIVE DISCIPLINE WAY


Date:  October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2017

Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm
Trainers: Sherry Colomb, B.A., Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location: Sage Hills Church 1601 5th Street   Wenatchee, WA 98802

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

For specific questions about the class, please contact Sherry Colomb at 509-322-2552.

Yakima Schedule

       


CAREGIVER CORE TRAINING

Date: November 2- 3        Time: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Date: November 4            Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Date: November 16-17     Time: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Date: November 18          Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm


*To receive credit, you must attend all classes.

Trainer: Sherry Colomb, BA, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence Trainer
Location: Wenatchee Sage Hills Church

1601 5th Street / Wenatchee, WA

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

For specific questions about the class, please contact Sherry Colomb at 509-322-2552.

FOSTER PARENT ORIENTATION

When: Every Wednesday

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

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

To register, call 509-965-5310.



CAREGIVER CORE TRAINING

Date: October 5 & 6       TIME: 5:30PM - 8:30PM

         October 7             TIME: 9:00am - 4:00pm

         October 19 & 20    TIME: 5:30PM - 8:30PM

         October 21            TIME: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Yakima DSHS/1002 N. 16th Ave., 2nd Fl.

Trainer:  Patty Orona

For training related questions, contact 

 509-834-8535.

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

2017 Schedule
November 6 & 7, 2017      5:30pm - 8:30pm

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.

Calendar2017

CRG Quarterly FOSTER PARENT MEETINGS: YAKIMA


Below are the calendars for the Quarterly BRS and CPA Foster Parent meetings.

The new schedule is as follows:
BRS Meetings 

2017:  July 19 &

             October 18

CPA Meetings 

2017: August 16 & November 15

Where:  CRG Office 
               402 N. 4th Street

   Yakima WA, 98901

        Phone: 509.965.5310


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

*Childcare will be provided.
Contact  509.965.5310 
to confirm your attendance.


Email: fostercrg1@gmail.com

www.fostercrg.org

WENATCHEE Foster Parent Meeting Schedule

2017: October 25

Call 1.509.888.2188 for more information.