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Endorsements & Partnerships is proud to be partnered with a number of North American organizations. To partner with FPC, please contact us at 1-800-777-6636.

Strategic Collaborations

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FosterParentCollege joined with the Child Welfare League of America to develop the New Generation PRIDE Model of Practice for agencies. Within this model, the pre-service training component introduces parents to the practice of trauma-informed care using 12 online classes and five in-person meetings. Additionally, the PRIDE Model emphasizes the mutual assessments by the agency and the parents regarding the family's ability, willingness, and skills in providing care for children.
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Logo and link for California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse (FPC) is rated by the California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare (C E B C ) as promising research with high relevance to child welfare for both in-service parent training and pre-service blended training. Both individual courses for in-service resource parent training and FPC's Blended Pre-Service Training have received a "Promising Research Evidence" rating. According to the CEBC website, "Evidence-based practices are those that have empirical research supporting their efficacy."
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View Report on FPC courses at CEBC »


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In June 2008, the National CASA Association officially recognized as a source for continuing education credit for volunteers. materials can be an informative and convenient way for CASA/GAL volunteers to learn about the challenges facing both youth in care and foster parents.
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The California State Foster Parent Association, Inc. (C S F P A ) provides support, advocacy, resources and education to all California Resource Families/Foster Parents. The purpose of C S F P A is to bring together all Foster Parent/Resource Family associations throughout California to work together to promote the general welfare of children that need protective care.
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California Alliance of Caregivers (C A C ) represents the voices of relative and non-relative caregivers to promote the well-being of children in foster care. C A C has endorsed as a valuable training resource that supports California's commitment to providing quality foster and kinship placements for our children.
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"The Canadian Foster Family Association (CFFA) Board of Directors has elected to endorse FosterParentCollege as an excellent training resource for foster parents throughout Canada..."
Read CFFA's Endorsement of FPC »

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The County Welfare Directors Association of California (CWDA) is a nonprofit association representing the human service directors from each of California’s 58 counties. CWDA has endorsed as a resource that supports their mission of promoting a human services system that encourages self-sufficiency of families and communities, and protects vulnerable children and adults from abuse and neglect.
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FosterParentCollege is endorsed by the National Foster Parent Association. FPC is also proud to support NFPA. Resource parents can support NFPA as well while receiving their training online, thanks to an agreement between the NFPA and FPC. FosterParentCollege will make a donation to the NFPA of 10% of the purchase price of all FPC classes taken through the NFPA website.
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