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:

  • Foster Parent Resource Symposium
    Oct 20, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Whiteland, 309 E Main St Suite B, Whiteland, IN 46184, USA
    Enrich the lives of the foster youth living with you by learning how other organizations can help you out.
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  • Stewards of Children- Darkness to Light
    Sep 10, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Whiteland, 309 E Main St Suite B, Whiteland, IN 46184, USA
    Prevention training featuring real people and real stories about protecting children from sexual abuse.
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  • CPR/AED & First Aid - August
    Sat, Aug 13
    Resources of Hope
    Aug 13, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Resources of Hope, 309 E Main St Suite B, Whiteland, IN 46184, USA
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  • Internet Safety/Human Trafficking Awareness
    Apr 09, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Learn how to keep our kids safe from human traffickers and online.
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  • Understanding Substance Use Disorder
    Sat, Mar 19
    New Hope Church
    Mar 19, 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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  • 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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  • Fostering Teenagers Panel Discussion
    Sat, Nov 13
    New Hope Church
    Nov 13, 2021, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    New Hope Church, 5307 Fairview Rd, Greenwood, IN 46142, USA
    Have you thought about fostering teens? Join us as we talk to and hear from foster parents that have "been that, done there".
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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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