In-Person
Foster Parent Preservice Training

Foster-To-Adopt

In-person classes are held at the LCCS Training Center, 711 Adams Street, in downtown Toledo. Completing the preservice training program is the first step toward becoming licensed to care for children who cannot live safely at home.

OCTOBER 2021: Foster Care Information Session
(Friday – Saturday – Sunday; 2 weekends  •  In-Person Training)
* All 12 Modules in this Pre-Service Training Series must be taken together.

Friday, October 22, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 1 (Orientation)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 2 (The Child Protection Team)

Saturday, October 23, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 3 (Child Development)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 4 (Childhood Trauma and Its Effects)

Sunday, October 24, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 5 (Child Sexual Abuse)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 6 (Minimizing the Trauma of Placement)

Friday, October 29, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 7 (Transcending Differences in Placement)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 8 (Helping the Child Manage Emotions and Behaviors)

Saturday, October 30, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 9 (Understanding Primary Families)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 10 (The Effects of Caregiving on the Caregiving Family)

Sunday, October 31, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 11 (Understanding Behavior in Foster Children)

ONLINE: CPR/First Aid
We will set you up at the end of the sessions; all 11 trainings must be completed before being enrolled in CPR/First Aid 

DECEMBER 2021: Foster Care Information Session
(Friday – Saturday – Sunday; 2 weekends  •  In-Person Training)
* All 12 Modules in this Pre-Service Training Series must be taken together.

Friday, December 3, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 1 (Orientation)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 2 (The Child Protection Team)

Saturday, December 4, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 3 (Child Development)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 4 (Childhood Trauma and Its Effects)

Sunday, December 5, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 5 (Child Sexual Abuse)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 6 (Minimizing the Trauma of Placement)

Friday, December 10, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 7 (Transcending Differences in Placement)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 8 (Helping the Child Manage Emotions and Behaviors)

Saturday, December 11, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 9 (Understanding Primary Families)
1pm-4pm: MODULE 10 (Effects of Caregiving)

Sunday, December 12, 2021
9am-12pm: MODULE 11 (Understanding Behavior in Foster Children)

ONLINE: CPR/First Aid
We will set you up at the end of the sessions; all 11 trainings must be completed before being enrolled in CPR/First Aid)

To learn more about becoming a foster parent:
Call 419-213-3336, attend a community recruitment event, 
and/or fill out the “Foster Care Inquiry Form” form below.

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