- Smith Mt. Lake, W. E. Skelton 4-H Educational Center
June 21-23, 2013
- Camp Highroads-Middleburg, VA
July 26-28, 2013
- Camp Airfield-Wakefield, VA
August 23-25, 2013
Events of Interest
National Foster Parent Association Annual Conference
June 5, 2013
Camp FACES: The Amazing Race to Family! at Smith Mt. Lake
June 21, 2013
Family to Family Mentors
Resource Parenting Guides
for New Caregivers
Click here for details.
Lean on Me
Are you raising a child born to someone else?
- A primer for understanding how Adoption Assistance eligibility is determined.
- Broadcast 7485...On-Line Course for Recognizing and Reporting Abuse and Neglect. All foster parents are NOW mandated reporters whether or not their local department has provided them the training. PLEASE TAKE THIS COURSE!
- VDSS Broadcast on VEMAT
- FACES is hiring! Apply NOW!
- Take the FACES VEMAT Survey
- Information for Parents to consider regarding Psychotropic Medications
- NEW! Adoption Brochure from FACES
- Foster Parent Brochure from FACES
- Relative Caregiver Brochure from FACES
- You may be eligible for mileage reimbursement to Medicaid-eligible appointments. Learn about Medicaid eligibility for transportorLogisticare Downloadable forms for mileage reimbursements, included here.
- GET THE FACTS...about Virginia's Early, Periodic, Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment Program
- School Enrollment for Children in Kinship.
- Use the Code of Ethics/Mutual Responsibilities Agreement as a tool.
- Parent's Guide to VEMAT.
- Help for children with disabilities.
- Starting a Family Support Group.
- Family Engagement Manual from CUNY .
- HOW ARE WE DOING? A quality improvement survey
- FREE Subscription to knowledge center and chat room about Independent Living for Youth!
- Project Life provides support and training to help youth master independence.
- Need help to attend community college?
- Looking for a mentor?
- How can I afford college?
- Connected by 25: A model for improving the economic stability of youth aging out of care.
A New Definition of Family Relationships in Open Adoption (FREE with Code NDF225--limited offer)