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Accessing Services and Supports

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

PLEASE NOTE - This course does NOT provide social work CE credits.

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

Recorded on November 19, 2021.
  • Accessing Services and Supports - Video
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever