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Accessing Services and Supports

[This is a National Training and Development Curriculum (NTDC) Right-Time Training course]

The purpose of this module is to help foster and adoptive parents understand and normalize the need to ask for services and the importance of being a life-long learner, recognize the need to become an advocate for children to ensure they get the services they need; recognize the importance of developing a support network (school, community supports, friends, medical), understand the types of services available including counseling for trauma and loss; understand the importance of medical/developmental screening and counseling; understand the value of support groups and peer-to-peer programs.

Course length: 15 minutes

Cost to register: FREE

Certificate: This course offers an attendance certificate only.

Recorded on November 19, 2021.

PLEASE NOTE - This course does NOT provide social work CE credits or New York contact hours.
  • Accessing Services and Supports - Video
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever