The Next Foster/Adoptive Parent 30-Hour TIPS-MAPP Training Starts Sept. 14


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:

Welcome to the TIPS-MAPP Group Preparation and Selection Program Thursday 9/14/2017 6-9 pm Brunswick County DSS
Where the MAPP Leads: A Foster Care & Adoption Experience Thursday 9/21/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Losses & Gains: The Need to be a Loss Expert Thursday 9/28/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Helping Children with Attachments Thursday 10/5/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Helping Children Learn Healthy Behaviors Thursday 10/12/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Helping Children with Birth Family Connections Thursday 10/19/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Gains & Losses: Helping Children Leave Foster Care Thursday 10/26/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Understanding the Impact of Fostering or Adopting Thursday 11/2/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Perspectives in Adoptive & Foster Parenting-Teamwork & Partnership Thursday 11/9/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS
Endings & Beginnings Thursday 11/16/2017 6-9pm Brunswick County DSS


Brunswick County Health and Human Services

Department of Social Services

To Register for TIPS-MAPP training contact:

Tamela Jones @ 910-253-2112