Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF

www.centerforchildwelfare.org                                                                                                                                 May 7, 2015


More Updates for Senate Bill 1666



This operating procedure describes the Department’s policies and procedures for administration

of the Relative Caregiver Program for nonrelative caregivers.


                                                                     Click Here to access all updates to SB 1666



Newly Posted Video Training

®    Babysitting, Screening, and Normalcy Guidelines (Just in Time Florida Video)

®    Lifeskills for Caregivers and Youth: Housing (Just in Time Florida Video)

®    Intervention: Providing Permanency for Children in Foster Care Training Video
(Informational Workshop for Attorneys led by The Honorable David Gooding)

®    Overview of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

                                                                           Click Here to Access All Child Welfare Video Training

                                                                           Click Here to Access All Foster Parent Video Training






Upcoming Training Events and Conferences


®    Webinar: Pediatric Skin Problems. May 12, 3-4 pm(Eastern) Please join us for a Quality Parenting Initiative - Just in Time Training. This training will cover common pediatric skin conditions (such as scabies) including their presentation and treatments. Click here to register.

®    Regional Training: 2015 Child Welfare Regional Training Institutes. Various dates/locations, January - May, 2015.  The purpose of the trainings are to enhance collaboration between certified domestic violence centers and child welfare agencies, to build the capacity of child welfare and partnering agencies to assess for domestic violence, to partner with domestic violence survivors to achieve child safety, and to appropriately safety plan with families experiencing domestic violence that are involved in the child welfare system
Click Here for additional information including dates and locations.
Click Here to register for training.

®    Conference: Florida's Adoption Information Center Training Conference. May 21-23, Orlando, Fl...
Sponsored by Florida's Adoption Information Center and Daniel Kids. This conference is an educational opportunity for Adoptive Parents, Case Managers, GALs, Therapists, Attorneys and others interested in Adoption Issues.  Click Here for Additional Information.

®    Save the Date:  Florida State Foster/Adoptive Parent Association (FSFAPA) 2015 Annual Education Conference.  June 19-21, Orlando, Florida. Click Here for Additional Information.



                                                                                       To view all upcoming training opportunities Click Here



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