Supportive Facilitated Discussion Group: Navigating Fostering as a LGBTQIA+ Caregiver
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As an LGBTQIA+ caregiver have you felt that your Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) impacts your fostering journey?

In this supportive facilitated discussion group, you will get a chance to talk with other LGBTQIA+ kinship and foster caregivers about their experiences and share your own.  As a group, you will talk about useful tools and techniques for navigating common issues faced by LGBTIA+ caregivers and use these to develop strategies specifically for your family.

This single session facilitated discussion is specifically for kinship and foster caregivers who identify as LGBTQIA+ caring for children with any SOGIE.

Audience Description: 

Kinship and foster caregivers who identify as LGBTQIA+ caring for placements with any SOGIE.

Topics: 
Caregiver Skills
Caregiver Support and Information
Mental Health
Parenting
Team Building and Support
Trauma
Working with Agencies
Delivery Method: 
Webinar
Training Level: 
In-Service
Hours: 
2
Audience: 
Caregivers
Course Requires Coaching Session?: 
No
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Classes Available

Webinar

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  • Apr 27, 2022 6:30PM to 8:30PM

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  • May 14, 2022 10:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • Jun 22, 2022 10:00AM to 12:00PM