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Caregiver Core Training -- Module 1: Awareness (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 5/6/2014  - 5/10/2014 
Time 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM May 6 & May 7 and Sat. May 109amto 3:30pm 
Location Tacoma DSHS room 195 1949 S. State Street Tacoma, Wa. 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 1: Offers information and insight to determine if caregiving is a good choice for you and your family and provides foundational information to the Caregiver who already has a child placed in their home. Discussions will include an Introduction to the Child Welfare System, The Effect of Trauma, Grief and Loss on Attachment, Teamwork and Advocacy and the Effects on the Caregiving Family. Upon successful completion of Module One, there will be a one or two week break during which time participants will be asked to engage in an experiential activity, and will be guided to such an activity by the Alliance trainer/staff or their local liaison. This activity is meant to assist the participant in arriving at a decision as to whether or not to continue the training with Module Two. ********Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training******** Classes are May 6&7 5:30pm to 8:30pm Sat. May 10th 9am to 3:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley caregiver.training.tacoma.@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 1: Awareness (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 6/2/2014  - 6/5/2014 
Time 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM 
Location Tacoma DSHS room 195 1949 S. State Street Tacoma, Wa. 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 1: Offers information and insight to determine if caregiving is a good choice for you and your family and provides foundational information to the Caregiver who already has a child placed in their home. Discussions will include an Introduction to the Child Welfare System, The Effect of Trauma, Grief and Loss on Attachment, Teamwork and Advocacy and the Effects on the Caregiving Family. Upon successful completion of Module One, there will be a one or two week break during which time participants will be asked to engage in an experiential activity, and will be guided to such an activity by the Alliance trainer/staff or their local liaison. This activity is meant to assist the participant in arriving at a decision as to whether or not to continue the training with Module Two. ********Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training******** Classes are June2,3, 4, 5 5:30pm to 8:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley caregiver.training.tacoma.@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 1: Awareness (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 7/11/2014  - 7/12/2014 
Time 9:00am -3:30pm 
Location United Methodist Church 1150 Marine Dr Bremerton WA 98312 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 1: Offers information and insight to determine if caregiving is a good choice for you and your family and provides foundational information to the Caregiver who already has a child placed in their home. Discussions will include an Introduction to the Child Welfare System, The Effect of Trauma, Grief and Loss on Attachment, Teamwork and Advocacy and the Effects on the Caregiving Family. Upon successful completion of Module One, there will be a one or two week break during which time participants will be asked to engage in an experiential activity, and will be guided to such an activity by the Alliance trainer/staff or their local liaison. This activity is meant to assist the participant in arriving at a decision as to whether or not to continue the training with Module Two. ********Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training***Dates are July 11& 12 9am to 3:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required contact Luanne Hawley at 253-881-1207 Please provide name of the class, location and your name phone number and address
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 1: Awareness (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 8/4/2014  - 8/7/2014 
Time 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM 
Location Tacoma DSHS room 195 1949 S. State Street Tacoma, Wa. 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 1: Offers information and insight to determine if caregiving is a good choice for you and your family and provides foundational information to the Caregiver who already has a child placed in their home. Discussions will include an Introduction to the Child Welfare System, The Effect of Trauma, Grief and Loss on Attachment, Teamwork and Advocacy and the Effects on the Caregiving Family. Upon successful completion of Module One, there will be a one or two week break during which time participants will be asked to engage in an experiential activity, and will be guided to such an activity by the Alliance trainer/staff or their local liaison. This activity is meant to assist the participant in arriving at a decision as to whether or not to continue the training with Module Two. ********Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training******** Classes are August 4,5,6, 7 2014 5:30pm to 8:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley caregiver.training.tacoma.@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 2: Knowledge & Skills (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 4/28/2014  - 5/1/2014 
Time 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM 
Location United Methodist Church 1150 Marine Dr Bremerton WA 98312 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 2 of the Caregiver Core Training is designed to provide participants with a foundation of knowledge and skills necessary for successful caregiving. These topics include Engaging Families, the Impact of Trauma on Child Development, Behavior Management and ultimately Getting Ready to take a child(ren) into the home and into the heart. ********Cargiver Core Training MOD 1 is a pre-requisite ******** 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley Caregiver.Training.Bremerton@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 2: Knowledge & Skills (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 5/20/2014  - 5/24/2014 
Time Tues. Weds. evening 5:30pm to 8:30pm Sat. 9am to 3:30pm 
Location Tacoma DSHS 1949 S. State Street Room 195 Tacoma, WA. 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 2 of the Caregiver Core Training is designed to provide participants with a foundation of knowledge and skills necessary for successful caregiving. These topics include Engaging Families, the Impact of Trauma on Child Development, Behavior Management and ultimately Getting Ready to take a child(ren) into the home and into the heart. ********Cargiver Core Training MOD 1 is a pre-requisite ******** Classes are Tues.May 20 and Weds. May 21. 5:30pm to 8:30pm Sat. May 24 9am to 3:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley caregiver.training.tacoma.@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 2: Knowledge & Skills (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 6/16/2014  - 6/19/2014 
Time Mon. thru Thrus. evening 5:30pm to 8:30pm 
Location Tacoma DSHS 1949 S. State Street Room 195 Tacoma, WA. 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 2 of the Caregiver Core Training is designed to provide participants with a foundation of knowledge and skills necessary for successful caregiving. These topics include Engaging Families, the Impact of Trauma on Child Development, Behavior Management and ultimately Getting Ready to take a child(ren) into the home and into the heart. ********Cargiver Core Training MOD 1 is a pre-requisite ******** Classes are June 16, 17,18, 19, 2014 5:30pm to 8:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley caregiver.training.tacoma.@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 2: Knowledge & Skills (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 7/25/2014  - 7/26/2014 
Time 9:00am -3:30pm both days 
Location United Methodist Church 1150 Marine Dr Bremerton WA 98312 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 2 of the Caregiver Core Training is designed to provide participants with a foundation of knowledge and skills necessary for successful caregiving. These topics include Engaging Families, the Impact of Trauma on Child Development, Behavior Management and ultimately Getting Ready to take a child(ren) into the home and into the heart. ********Cargiver Core Training MOD 1 is a pre-requisite ******** 
  Pre-registration is required contact Luanne Hawley at 253-881-1207 Please provide name of the class, location and your name phone number and address
 
Caregiver Core Training -- Module 2: Knowledge & Skills (12 hours) ***Caregiver Core Training is pre-requisite to becoming a licensed foster home*** 
Dates 8/18/2014  - 8/21/2014 
Time Mon. thru Thrus. evening 5:30pm to 8:30pm 
Location Tacoma DSHS 1949 S. State Street Room 195 Tacoma, WA. 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Module 2 of the Caregiver Core Training is designed to provide participants with a foundation of knowledge and skills necessary for successful caregiving. These topics include Engaging Families, the Impact of Trauma on Child Development, Behavior Management and ultimately Getting Ready to take a child(ren) into the home and into the heart. ********Cargiver Core Training MOD 1 is a pre-requisite ******** Classes are August 18,19, 20, 21 2014 5:30pm to 8:30pm 
  Pre-registration is required. Click here to email Luanne Hawley caregiver.training.tacoma.@gmail.com or call 253-881-1207. Please provide Name of class, location and contact information
 
Orientation in Bremerton 
Dates 5/8/2014  - 5/8/2014 
Time 5:30PM -8:30pm 
Location Div. of Licensed Resources, 3423 6th Street, Bremerton, 98312 
Comments Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training and is designed to help inform participants about the qualifications to become a licensed foster or adoptive home, provide the necessary paperwork and orient participants to the licensing process. Orientation can be completed online however attending the live class is encouraged. 
  No Registration- Please Contact Belan Lopez with licensing questions
 
Orientation in Bremerton 
Dates 7/10/2014  - 7/10/2014 
Time 5:30PM -8:30pm 
Location Div. of Licensed Resources, 3423 6th Street, Bremerton, 98312 
Comments Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training and is designed to help inform participants about the qualifications to become a licensed foster or adoptive home, provide the necessary paperwork and orient participants to the licensing process. Orientation can be completed online however attending the live class is encouraged. 
  No Registration- Please Contact Gracia Hahn with licensing questions
 
Orientation in Tacoma 
Dates 5/1/2014  - 5/1/2014 
Time 5:30PM -8:30pm 
Location DSHS 1949 S State St Room 195 Tacoma WA 98405 
Comments Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training and is designed to help inform participants about the qualifications to become a licensed foster or adoptive home, provide the necessary paperwork and orient participants to the licensing process. Orientation can be completed online however attending the live class is encouraged. 
  No Registration- Please Contact Carmen Cabrera with licensing questions
 
Orientation in Tacoma 
Dates 5/1/2014  - 5/1/2014 
Time 5:30PM -8:30pm 
Location DSHS 1949 S State St Room 195 Tacoma WA 98405 
Trainer Linda Falcocchio
Comments Obtain Information on how to become a Licensed Foster Home, Adoptive Home, Relative Care/Kinship Provider or Respite Home. Class for orientation is at 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Pleasejust show up.Orientation is a pre-requisite for the 27 hour Pride Pre-Service Training class.Orientation may also be taken on line at www.dshs.wa.gov/ca/fosterparents. Please bring completed test certificate of completion attached to your application to licensing.  
  Please show up to training site
 
Orientation in Tacoma 
Dates 5/27/2014  - 5/27/2014 
Time 5:30PM -8:30pm 
Location DSHS 1949 S State St Room 195 Tacoma WA 98405 
Comments Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training and is designed to help inform participants about the qualifications to become a licensed foster or adoptive home, provide the necessary paperwork and orient participants to the licensing process. Orientation can be completed online however attending the live class is encouraged. 
  No Registration- Please Contact Lindsay Finney with licensing questions
 
Orientation in Tacoma 
Dates 7/9/2014  - 7/9/2014 
Time 5:30PM -8:30pm 
Location DSHS 1949 S State St Room 195 Tacoma WA 98405 
Comments Orientation is a 3 hour strongly recommended pre-requisite to Caregiver Core Training and is designed to help inform participants about the qualifications to become a licensed foster or adoptive home, provide the necessary paperwork and orient participants to the licensing process. Orientation can be completed online however attending the live class is encouraged. 
  No Registration- Please Contact Gracia Hahn with licensing questions
 
First Aid/CPR and Blood Borne Pathogens

You are required to take a First Aid/CPR and Blood Borne Pathogens course.

This course is offered free of charge by Keep the Beat CPR & First Aid Training.

Go to their web site to view class schedules and sign up for a class.