IMPACT Training - VWC
Thursday, August 8, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)
Foster Care training consists of 7 classes meeting Thursday evenings from 5:30-9:30 PM from Aug 8th - Sept 19th.
From 5:30-6:20 a scripture and prayer-based small group will take place. These devotions are 30 days in length and typically cover the call to foster care/adoption, birth family connections, dealing with difficult behaviors, etc...
The remaining time will be the IMPACT Family Centered Practice Training which is required to become a foster, respite or HOST home.
This training will touch on a variety of important topics which include welcoming a new foster child, managing discipline, partnering with the birth family, and nurturing your own biological family.
When & Where
Promise686 is a non-profit ministry serving families in the Atlanta area.We are committed to inspiring families to foster and adopt with the goal of placing orphans and vulnerable children in loving, Christian homes. We believe this is God’s heart and have taken the name for the ministry from the promise found in Psalms 68:5-6… “a father to the fatherless… God sets the lonely in families…” Promise686 provides various resources to adopting and fostering families including adoption and legal grants, Care Teams that serve foster families and Safe Families, and mentoring. See our website at www.promise686.org for more information.