Are you a Foster, Kinship or Adoptive Parent

Foster & Adoptive Parent Advocacy Center
Is hosting our annual
Peer Advocacy Training Program (P.AT.)
A comprehensive three-day training to prepare foster/ adoptive/ kinship parents of
DC's children to understand multiple aspects of the DC foster care system.
Friday, May 15 – 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, May 16 – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sunday, May 17 – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
This training is meant to be attended in full; workshops do not stand-alone
Topics include:
 CFSA & DC Government Structure
 Advocating in Family Court
 Accessing Health/Mental Health Services
 New CFSA Programs and Policies
 Legal Issues in Child Welfare
 Allegation Investigations
 Developing Advocacy Skills
 Local and Federal Legislation
This training is free!
Pre-registration is required!
Meals Provided
Childcare Available until filled
Spaces are very limited so register now!
Visit OR
register by phone at 202-269-9441 and leave a message in Mailbox # 8.
This training is CFSA/CWTA approved for foster parent in-service credits.
Training certificates will be provided at end of training