Foster Parenting: Free Events
When it comes to being a parent, there is no handbook. That's why the Y has developed training and support sessions to provide a safe and stable home. We have info sessions, parenting workshops, and support groups to help you be successful as a foster parent.
Free Parenting Workshops
Building a Trauma-Informed Home
Are you wondering how to best support a child or youth in your life who has been through profound trauma, such as a serious illness, accident, loss, neglect or violence? Building a Trauma-informed home is a 12 part series with stand-alone sessions that prepare those connected with children and youth to respond to challenges.
For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Free care for children provided
All training sessions are held 9am-12pm
Date and Location
- May 26th Dale Turner Family YMCA
- June 30th Auburn Valley YMCA
- July 28th Matt Griffin YMCA
- August 25th Sammamish Community YMCA
- September 29th Auburn ValleyYMCA
- October 27th Matt Griffin YMCA
- November 24th Sammamish Community YMCA
- December 15th Dale Turner Family YMCA
Foster Care Support Groups
It takes a village to raise a child. YMCA Foster Families have the support of fellow foster parents with over 30 years of experience and our team of professionals to guide you in providing a safe and stable environment for a foster youth.
To find a support group near you, or for more information email: email@example.com