Foster Parent Resources

Foster Parent Homework and Resources

Foster parents are required to complete a minimum of 40 hours of continuing training during each two-year certification period. A number of activities can be combined to help you meet these qualifications. See our Ongoing Foster Parent Training requirements and training courses available below.

Foster Parent Homework

The online homework assignments below offer flexible training credits that count toward your 40 hours of mandated training.

Click on the session title you would like to complete:

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