Foster Caregivers are required to complete 30 hours of training annually. Training is offered on a variety of topics that are integral in allowing caregivers to meet the needs of any behaviors displayed by youth in the home.

Please contact Karla at Homes for Kids, Inc. at (330) 544-8005 ext. 414 or by email at for training registration or to confirm dates, times, and location of training.


Current Pre-service Trainings



Foster Parent Trainings


Friday February 23, 2018 from 9AM-12PM Ignorance is Not Bliss: Teen Sex Trends, Choices & Challenges with Ronna Johnson No Childcare
Tuesday March 6, 2018 from 6-9pm Dynamic Discipline with Presidential Consultants (childcare available)
Friday March 23, 2018 from 9AM-12PM Deadly Distortions: Understanding Eating Disorders with Ronna Johnson (no childcare)
Friday April 6, 2018 from 9AM-12PM Tackling Bedwetting with Ronna Johnson (no childcare)
Tuesday April 17, 2018 from 6-9PM Five Love Languages of Teens with John Ward (Childcare available)
Friday 4/6/18  9-12pm no childcare
Tuesday 4/17 18  6-9 childcare
Friday  5/4/18  9-12pm no childcare
Thursday 6/7/18  6-9pm childcare
Tuesday 6/26/18  6-9pm childcare
Tuesday 7/10/18  6-9pm childcare
Thursday 7/26/18  6-9pm childcare
Tuesday 8/14/18  6-9pm childcare
Tuesday 8/28/18  6-9pm childcare
Tuesday 9/18/18  6-9pm childcare
Friday 9/28/18  9-12pm no childcare
Wednesday 10/10/18  6-9pm childcare
Friday 10/26/18  9-12pm no childcare
Friday 11/2/18  9-12pm no childcare
Tuesday 11/13/18  6-9pm childcare
Friday 12/7/18  9-12pm no childcare

Directions to Foster Care/Training Building

Parking and Entrance are in the rear of the building across from Dairy Queen

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