Foster Parent Training Starts April 5 2018

02.27.2018

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At any given time, there are 130+ children in foster care in Brunswick County because their own families are in crisis and are unable to provide for their essential well-being.

They come from many different backgrounds, but they have the same hopes, dreams, fears, and needs as any child!

Foster/Adoptive Parent 30-hour TIPS-MAPP training is scheduled as follows:

 

MEETINGS DAY DATE TIME LOCATION
  1. Welcome to the TIPS-MAPP Group Preparation and Selection Program
 

Thursday

 

4/5/18

 

6-9 pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Where the MAPP Leads: A Foster Care & Adoption Experience
 

Thursday

 

4/12/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Losses & Gains: The Need to be a Loss Expert
 

Thursday

 

4/19/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Helping Children with Attachments
 

Thursday

 

4/26/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Helping Children Learn Healthy Behaviors
 

Thursday

 

5/3/17

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Helping Children with Birth Family Connections
 

Thursday

 

5/10/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Gains & Losses: Helping Children Leave Foster Care
 

Thursday

 

5/17/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Understanding the Impact of Fostering or Adopting
 

Thursday

 

5/24/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Perspectives in Adoptive & Foster Parenting-Teamwork & Partnership
 

Thursday

 

5/31/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS
  1. Endings & Beginnings

 

 

Thursday

 

6/7/18

 

6-9pm

Brunswick County DSS

Brunswick County Health and Human Services

Department of Social Services

To Register for TIPS-MAPP training contact:

Tamela Jones at 910-253-2112 or tamela.jones@brunswickcountync.gov