Foster Parent Information

C R G

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

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

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

​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.  




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 contact Rosie Sanchez-Perez, MSW, Foster Home Licensor Community Resource Group 

email: rperez.crg@gmail.com or call at 509.965.5310. 

Calendar2019

YAKIMA

CRG QUARTERLY

FOSTER PARENT MEETINGS:


Where:  Foursquare Church

               700 N. 40th Avenue 

               Yakima WA, 98902

Time:     5:30pm - 7:30pm


The new schedule is as follows:

2019 
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 509.965.5310 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

​2019 
July 17
October 16

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




 CAREGIVER CORE TRAINING
Location: Wenatchee

Date: July 13 & 14, 2019 &

July 20 & 21, 2019

Time: 9:00AM to 4:00PM

Description: Caregiver Core Training (CCT) is the mandatory training for Washington State’s caregivers to become licensed. Caregiver Core Training can be taken two ways – online or in the classroom.


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 



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

2019 Schedule

            Date                          Time

Thu/Fri      July 11&12                 5:30-8:30pm 

Saturday   August 10                10am-4:30pm   

Thu/Fri      September 5&6         5:30-8:30pm                
Saturday   October 12               10am-4:30pm            

Mon/Tues  November 7&8          5:30-8:30pm                

Saturday   December 14           10am-4:30pm               



CAREGIVING FOR  CHILDREN WITH SEXUAL BEHAVIOR

(formerly Sexually Aggressive Youth)
Location: Yakima
Date: Aug 15, 2019

Time: 9:00AM to 3:30PM

509-965-5310

Call Yakima CRG for HELP!

Wenatchee Schedule

"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"

CAREGIVER CORE TRAINING
Aug 10, 2019 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Aug 11, 2019 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Aug 24, 2019 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Aug 25, 2019 9:00AM to 4:00PM

Foster Parent Information

Yakima Schedule

​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.  

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
Foster Parents Needed

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

 DLR/CPS Allegations: An Overview of the Investigation Process for Caregivers
Location: Wenatchee

Date: July 1, 2019;

Time: 5:30PM to 8:30PM

Description: This 3-hour in-service training will provide foster parents, caregivers, relatives and fictive kin with information about DLR/CPS and how DLR/CPS works with caregivers and the community to ensure child safety.  Participants will learn about mandated reporting, definitions and differences between allegations of abuse and/or neglect and licensing infractions, the flow of the investigative process when allegations are received, outcomes of investigations, and how caregivers can take steps to protect themselves in the process.

F O S T E R   C R G

FOSTER PARENT ORIENTATION

When: Every Wednesday

Time:   1:00pm and 5:30pm
Trainer: Brenda Sipes,Ex. Director, Rosie Perez, Licensor & Greg Reichenberger, Licensor

Location:

Community Resource Group

402 N. 4th Street Yakima, WA 98901

To register: Call 509-965-5310.

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

2019 Schedule


                Date                                       Time
Saturday July 27                           10am-4:30pm

Sunday October 20                       10am-4:30pm


If you have any questions, contact KEEP THE BEAT

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