Solano Community College Foster & Kinship Care Education - Education & Support for Foster, Kinship and Adoptive Families
REGISTRATION NOW REQUIRED!
As of August 18th, online registration is now required to ensure that a class is held.  If there are no registrations received for a particular class, that class will be cancelled.  Need a specific training or want to attend a certain class, register online TODAY!
 
Click on "Training Calendars" to see the entire month!  Then click on "Registration" to complete the simple registration form.
 
NEW FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR:  Trainings will be held at numerous locations throughout the county.  Our community-based organizations and supporters are graciously opening training space for our use.  Please remember that trainings are open to everyone and there is NO recruiting at FKCE training events.
Announcements
  • CLASSES NOW LISTED ONLINE THROUGH DECEMBER!
 
  • Join the Advisory Committee:  Care providers are invited to join our monthly advisory committee to provide ideas/information for upcoming trainings.  Our next meeting is Wednesday, Sept 17th at 9:30am (CWS).  We need more representation of care givers at this meeting to ensure your needs are being met.  Join us!
 
  • The Solano Children & Youth Board Meeting is open to all care providers as your feedback is greatly appreciated.  Join us Wednesday, Sept 17th at 11:30am at Tony's in Vacaville.
 
  • Win a Back to School Basket (valued over $300): Get a free raffle ticket at each training you attened.  Purchase additional tickets for $5 each by using the Donation link below!  Drawing will occur September 27th.  All donations will help support the foster parent association.
 
  • BAILEY'S BIRTHDAY BASH-JACKET/HOODIE DRIVE: In honor of Bailey's 14th birthday she has asked that the community donate jackets/hoodies for Solano County foster youth.  Donations will be accepted from 9am-12pm on Saturday, September 27th at the Parents by Choice Office (827 Missouri St, Suite 5, Fairfield) or from 3-5pm at Jackie Jones Tutoring (840 Lovers Lane, Vacaville, CA).  Any questions, please contact Tyffany Wanberg at 707-689-8866 or by email at tyffany@parentsbychoice.net  Click here for the event flyer!
 
  • STATE ORIENTATION: September 30th 9:30am-12:30pm at the Vacaville Training Center (840 Lovers Lane, Vacaville).  Be sure to register online (click on "registration")
 
  • PARENT PROJECT JR-LOVING SOLUTIONS: Are you interested in getting some extra parenting tools? We need a group of 12-16 people to ensure this class is held. If you are interested in attending a future session, please email Tyffany Wanberg at Tyffany@parentsbychoice.net
 
  • Solano Children and Youth Support Meeting: October 20, 2014 from 6-8pm at Harvest Church in Vacaville. Dinner & Childcare will be provided. Trunk or Treat and kids in costume as well! RSVP by email to Tyffany@parentsbychoice.net Training Topics: Disaster Preparedness & Caregiver Rights/Responsibilities/Grievances
 
COMMUNITY PARTNERS INFORMATION
 
 
  • Seneca Kinship Family Night Activities-open to all Kinship families.  Bring the kids and enjoy a fun night together:
 
  • September 24th: 4-7pm MOVIE NIGHT (2750 N. Texas Street, Ste 450 Fairfield, CA 94533)
  • October 29th - 4-6:30pm BOWLING (Stars Recreation Center, 155 Browns Valley Pkwy, Vacaville, CA 95688)
 
  • November 19th - 3:30 - 5:30pm ICE SKATING (Vacaville Ice Sports, 551 Davis, Street, Vacaville, CA95688)
  • Adoption Support Lifebook Group (Aispiranet),click here
 
  • Want to see your organizations information/activites on our website, please send an email with all the details directly to Dottie@fosterluv.com
 
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