"To Touch a Life Forever"
CALIFORNIA STATE FOSTER PARENT ASSOCIATION, INC.
Representing All California Resource Families
The California Department of Social Services and FosterParentCollege.com (FPC) have entered into an agreement with the State of California to provide all CA resource parents with free access to FPC online training through their agency. FPC courses are self-paced and available to parents 24/7. These trauma-focused courses fit the vision of the Continuum Care Reform Collaborative, and provide insight and…Read More
IT’S TIME FOR CAMP!! The California State Foster Parent Association is happy to announce we are taking applications for 2019 Summer Camp scholarships. As a member of CSFPA, any child in your home (foster, adoptive, biological) is eligible to apply. Click Read More below for Application for the Campership Scholarship. Four (4) scholarships per region will be awarded for…Read More
Next year’s conference (43rd annual) will be in October, dates and place coming soon!Read More
Caregiver Day at the Capitol is January 22, 2019.
On January 30, 2018, 50+ caregivers came to Sacramento to share their stories and experiences with decision-makers in order to improve supports and services for children in foster care. Caregivers were empowered by the opportunity to share their insight into the realities of foster care.Read More
3rd Quarter July 19-20, 2019
CSFPA will now be offering webinars for the training’s held at the quarterly meetings. If you are on the email distribution list, you will receive information about how to join the webinar a week before the event. If you have questions, please contact Tyffany Wanberg at email@example.com.Read More
3rd Quarterly Meeting July 20 and 21, 2018. All held at the Hilton Sacramento Arden West Hotel in Sacramento.Read More
California Alliance of Caregivers is hosting “Caregiver Day at the Capitol” on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 8:30 AM – 5:30 pm at The California Endowment Sacramento Meeting Place in Sacramento. For more information, and to register to attend, contact Jenn Rexroad at firstname.lastname@example.org or 530-312-0480. Website: www.cacaregivers.org/cdatc/Read More
It’s a new year with lots of changes affecting the world of caring for children in foster care. There are questions and confusion as the new CCR (Continuum of Care Reform) and RFA (Resource Family Approval) laws and policies are being initiated. In addition, there are still changes being made as they are rolled out. Below are some ways you…Read More
California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB) Did you know every child in foster care is eligible for assistance from the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCB) for services? In the past, social workers would file a claim when a child was detained, but this is no longer the case. Every child who enters foster care is a victim of a crime –…Read More