"To Touch a Life Forever"
CALIFORNIA STATE FOSTER PARENT ASSOCIATION, INC.
Representing All California Resource Families
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 email@example.com 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
1st Quarterly Meeting January 12 and 13, 2018. All held at the Hilton Sacramento Arden West Hotel in Sacramento.Read More
2nd Quarterly Meeting April 27 and 28, 2018. All held at the Hilton Sacramento Arden West Hotel in Sacramento.Read More
The CSFPA’s newsletters will be going electronic in 2018. Make sure we have your email address on file, so you don’t miss an issue. Send your email address to the Newsletter Chair at CSFPAnewsletter@gmail.com.”Read More
SOMETIMES… This book was written for foster children and fost-adopt children, or for children who are not able stay in their home for one reason or another and need to be placed in a new home. Follow along with a timid foster child and a teddy bear as they learn about their new home. A transition like this can be scary and this book helps a child…Read More
Your donation helps the California State Foster Parent Association (CSFPA) support resource families/foster parents in California. The CSFPA offers scholarships for children to attend camps (Campership Scholarship) and for graduates to further their education (Haghenbeck Scholarship Award). It also offers ongoing training and support for those who provide ongoing, daily care for children in the foster care system. Your donation…Read More
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There is a website to assist you if you’ve already reported child abuse or neglect and you don’t feel appropriate action is being taken; legal tools are available at ProtectCAchildren.org. There is a free legal advice hotline for anyone concerned or has questions about a child in foster care in California—Advokids 877.ADV4KID (877.238.4543) – legal forms and assistance on…Read More