Roundtable Discussions

April Discussion: How do you know when its time to give notice?

Virtual CA

No one becomes a foster parent to say no to placements, and especially not to determine a child can't live with you anymore. And yet, it's sometimes a part of our experience. Let's talk about navigating this incredibly difficult subject and hear from some veterans on what has helped them make these tough decisions.

August Discussion: My child is reunifying, now what?

Virtual CA

Let's face it, we do attach to these kids and some of them feel very much like 'mine'. So where does that leave us when a case suddenly changes and we're now making plans for them to reunify? It can be a whirlwind of emotions without a safe space to feel them. Let's encourage each...

November Discussion: Navigating the HOLIDAYS

Virtual CA

The song should more appropriately be sung 'oh the most, stressful time of the year'! Whether you’re hoping to foster, are new at it or have fostered numerous children over many years, let’s gather to encourage each other to not only survive, but thrive during the holidays. On this community night, several practical tips and...