Foster Parent Trainings

We’ve heard you, foster parents. We know the challenges of finding available and applicable training. We’re very excited to be able to offer this new program in 2021. Each month we will be offering a new and valuable training that can help in your foster journey. 

Over 90% of the training's we offer are approved by the Indiana Department of Child Services.

Please email our Director, Renae Furnée at R.Furnee@resourcesofhope.org with any questions.

Registrations will be closed at 9:00PM the THURSDAY before the training date. 
If we do not have a minimum of 5 people registered we will need to cancel the training.

We understand how valuble your time is and we apologize for any inconvience this may cause.

We are excited to announce that we are now offering childcare at our trainings!

 

What you need to know:

Childcare is limited. Sign up early!

At this time, childcare is open to kids: Newborn - 7 years of age.

Adult volunteers will have Reference, Background and CPS checks done.

Please arrive 15 minutes before training to allow time to get your kids settled.

Classes will start promptly at 9:00am.

Previous Trainings Have Included:

  • CPR/AED & First Aid - February
    Sat, Feb 19
    New Hope Church
    Feb 19, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Please join us, along with instructor Lori Rowen, RN BSN, MHA as she teaches CPR/AED and First Aid through the American Heart Association.
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  • Couples Conflict Resolution
    Sat, Dec 11
    New Hope Church
    Dec 11, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Fostering isn't only hard on the kids. The entire family dynamic changes and along with that, relationships are challenged.
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  • Stewards of Children- Darkness to Light
    Sat, Oct 16
    New Hope Church
    Oct 16, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Prevention training featuring real people and real stories about protecting children from sexual abuse.
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  • Ethnic Hair Care Class
    Sat, Sep 18
    New Hope Church
    Sep 18, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
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  • CPR/AED & First Aid - August
    Sat, Aug 14
    New Hope Church
    Aug 14, 2021, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Please join us, along with instructor Lori Rowen, RN BSN, MHA as she teaches CPR/AED and First Aid through the American Heart Association.
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  • Understanding Substance Use Disorder
    Sat, Jul 24
    New Hope Church
    Jul 24, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Do you know what SUD is? How does Substance Use Disorder affect offspring? We hope you'll join us for this VERY important training.
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  • Internet Safety
    Sat, Jun 12
    New Hope Church
    Jun 12, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Now more than ever it is important for us, as foster parents & guardians, to understand how to keep our kids safe online.
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  • Adopting Through Foster Care Via Zoom
    Tue, Jun 08
    Virtual Class Via Zoom
    Jun 08, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Virtual Class Via Zoom
    Do you have the information you need to adopt through foster care? We hope you'll join us Via Zoom for this informational class.
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  • Diversity Training
    Sat, Mar 27
    New Hope Church
    Mar 27, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    This training is designed to expose people to their biases, provide tools to adjust automatic patterns of thinking, and ultimately eliminate discriminatory behaviors that negatively impact our world.
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  • QPR: Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training- March
    Mar 16, 2021, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Learn to recognize the warning signs of suicide. Learn how to offer hope, get help, and save a life.
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  • CPR/AED & First Aid - February
    Sat, Feb 20
    New Hope Church
    Feb 20, 2021, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Please join us, along with instructor Lori Rowen, RN BSN, MHA as she teaches CPR/AED and First Aid through the American Heart Association.
    Share

We want to hear from you!

Do you have an idea for a Foster Parent Training Class?

Please email us your ideas/suggestions: info@resourcesofhope.org