Children in care need the loving supports of Foster Parents to help them face life challenges. Therefore, we aim to provide educational opportunities for Foster Parents to expand their knowledge and increase their skills to be able to support each child’s unique needs.
Community Bridge offers training and support to:
- Foster Parent Applicants
- New Foster Parents
- Long-term Caregivers
Browse the calendar below to find an upcoming event near you:
Events in November 2022
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November 3, 2022(1 event)
11:30 am: FSJ Foster Parent Lunch and Learn
Inviting Fort St. John Foster Parents to a lunch and learn at Community Bridge
Date: Thursday, November 3rd at 11:30AM—1:00PM
Where: 10142 101 avenue in the Main Boardroom at Community Bridge
Join us at Community Bridge as we welcome our guest presenter, Emily Gallen, a Behavioural Consultant with Sources Community Resource Centres.
Many of our young people in foster care have been affected by prenatal substance use to varying degrees. This session will shape your understanding of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and offer strategies for supporting the young person in your home. Caregivers who develop more child-centred strategies are more likely to experience greater success and less stress at home.
Objectives of the session:
Please Register with Tiffany:
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November 17, 2022(1 event)
1:00 pm: South Peace Caregiver Collaboration Meeting
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Dates: November 17th, 2022 and December 9th, 2022
Drop into the Dawson Creek MCFD office, by telephone, or via Microsoft Teams.
We invite you to meet with other foster parents, Resource Social worker and Community Bridge Support worker to share common themes, challenges, successes, etc.
All caregivers in the Dawson Creek, Tumbler Ridge and Chetwynd communities are welcome!
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