For Minnesota residents. This is the second step for any individual or family interested in fostering or adopting from Minnesota foster care.
We welcome you to attend this free meeting to learn about fostering and adopting children from within the Minnesota foster care system. This will introduce you to CH/LSS, explain the application and home study process, cover foster care licensing (expectations, roles and responsibilities), provide an overview of the matching process, stress the importance of advocacy skills, self-care, and a support network, provide resources for while you wait, discuss how previous experiences impact parenting and the unique experience of being a relative concurrent permanency resource.
When | Friday, August 17, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CT
Where | Children’s Home and LSS Office | 1605 Eustis Street Saint Paul, MN 55108
Note: you must attend the two-day Foster Care & Adoption Education Class prior to attending this training.