2015 National Foster Family Week is celebrated the third full week of October. This year the dates are: October 18 – 24, 2015.
The Canadian Foster Family Association would like to recognize and thank foster families across Canada for their love and commitment to children and youth in care! [Read more…]
The CFFA National Conference will be held SEPTEMBER 21 – 27, 2015. It is being hosted by the Foster Parent Society of Ontario, at the Americana Conference Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario.
More information will be posted when available.
This session provides insight into self harming behaviour, why kids self harm, some facts, some myths and how to manage and respond to these behaviours. This presentation provides insight into behaviours and brings the child’s life space and circumstances into the equation when trying to meet the child’s needs. The workshop was presented by Emelyn Desjarles at the 2014 CFFA National Conference in Edmonton.
The workshop videos are sponsored by Catham Kent F.P. Associaiton
How Far You’ve Come: Profiles of Children in Care is a series of videos produced with support from the Government of Alberta. Former children in care illustrate the difference caring foster families can make in a child’s life and share good news from the child intervention system. Here’s Yvonne’s story.