Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF

www.centerforchildwelfare.org

April 20, 2016

Financial Safety:

Protecting Foster Youth from Frauds and Scams

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QPI Webinar: Financial Safety: Protecting Youth from Frauds and Scams. April 29, 10:00AM-11:30AM (EST)/9:00AM-10:30AM (CST)

 

Join us for this Quality Parenting Initiative webinar presented by Savannah Sullivan and Denishia Sword, Florida Department of Financial Services. This presentation will cover many of the financial frauds and scams to which foster youth can be particularly vulnerable. We will discuss what to look for to identify a scam, how to protect oneself and how to talk to your youth about frauds and scams. The talk will also cover the importance of protecting and policing one’s identity.

 

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The Center is continuously striving to better serve your needs. Reflecting on your personal experience using the Center’s Web Services, please respond to our monthly survey.

 

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Recently Added Resources

 

 

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Developing Recruitment Plans: A Toolkit for States and Tribes

 

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Initial Family Risk Assessment of Child Abuse/Neglect Training Workbook

 

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Adoption Incentive Programs, Policy and Procedure for Adoption, Licensing and Fiscal Staff (Training Video)

 

 

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Adoption Incentive Programs, Policy and Procedure for CPI and Case Management (Training Video)

 

 

Upcoming Training Events and Conferences

 

 

 

 

Webinar: Resources to Help Child Welfare Professionals Understand the Heroin and Prescription Pain Medication Epidemic. Thursday, April 21, 1:00PM-2:30PM (EST) / 12:00PM-1:20PM (CST)

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Webinar: What Advocates Need to Know About Batterer Intervention Programs. Friday, April 29, 12:00PM – 1:00PM (EST) / 11:00PM- 12:00PM (CST)

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Conference:  The 2016 GAL Disabilities Training Conference. April 28-29, Orlando.

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Webinar: National Foster Care Month: Implementing Parent Partner Programs and Supporting Reunification. May 4, 2:00PM – 3:30PM (EST) / 1:00PM- 2:30PM (CST)

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