Training and resources
Current and future foster parents can benefit from the following training and resources.
Panhandle FAPA Meetings:
Foster parents may earn two hours of training credit when they attend a Foster-Adoptive Parents Association (FAPA) meeting. The meetings are a great way to network with other foster parents. Please contact your area FAPA for meeting times and locations:
- Emerald Coast FAPA (Escambia County) – [email protected]
- Santa Rosa FAPA – [email protected]
- North Okaloosa/Walton FAPA – [email protected]
- South Okaloosa/Walton FAPA – [email protected]
Florida State FAPA Information:
Below you will find links to the Florida State FAPA website and Facebook page. These include helpful information as well as training opportunities.
The Center for Child Welfare also provides a variety of computer-based video training free of charge.