Empowered to Connect Intensive Training

Via Church (map)

Date/Time: Starting July 16, 2019 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Every Tuesday for 8 weeks. 

Cost: $65 per individual, $99 per couple. Childcare is limited to 25 children so please register. You will be notified if you are on the waitlist. 

Empowered to connect (ETC) is an interactive learning experience designed specifically for adoptive and foster parents.  ETC equips parents with a holistic understanding of their child's needs and development while empowering them with the tools and strategies to effectively meet those needs, build trust, and help their child heal and grow.  

Parents who sign up will have weekly course work done through email leading up to the live training. The training will involve live teaching from foster/adoptive parents, group discussion, videos and advice from MFT's and occupational therapists with experience working with children from hard places.  There are only 20 spots available so register soon!

The Connect Course includes the following and are for already adoptive or foster parents:

 Building a Foundation of Connection

 Understanding Your Child’s History

 Examining What You Bring to the Relationship (Part 1)

 Examining What You Bring to the Relationship (Part 2)

 Attachment: Discovering the Heart of Connection

 Understanding the Needs of the Whole Child

 Putting It All Together: Connecting While Correcting (Parts 1-3)

Every Tuesday from Meeting July 16th-September 3rd

Location is at Via Church Kids Classroom 698. Minnewawa Ave. Clovis CA 6-8pm 

$99 for couples ( if married both spouses are required to attend) and $65 for singles.  This includes 6 books and childcare. 

Registration closed.

Fostering/ Adoption 101 at The Revue Fresno

Fostering/ Adoption 101 at The Revue Fresno

The Revue Fresno (map)

DATES: Saturday, August 24, 2019
TIME: 9am- 12pm
LOCATION: The Revue Fresno

Whether you're seriously interested in foster care and adoption or simply curious to learn more about it, this workshop was designed for you. Through engaging live teaching and video, Fostering and Adoption 101 will cover the basics of:

  • Foster care

  • Foster adoption

  • Private domestic adoption

  • International adoption

  • How to choose the right adoption agency or you

  • Motives and expectations

  • What the Bible says about orphan care and adoption

  • Adoption and finances and more

The registration cost of $15 a couple or $10 per individual includes a continental breakfast, a free workbook about fostering/adoption, a CWO tote bag full of materials, and 20% CWO apparel

Filled Retreat | A retreat for foster and adoptive moms

ECCO Conference Center (map)

Filled is a weekend retreat curated especially for foster + adoptive moms. Join other moms who understand the journey of foster care + adoption for a weekend of worship, teaching, fun, and refreshment.

Beautiful locations, comfortable spaces, meals cooked and served to you. Come with friends or make new relationships. Participate in fun activities designed to make you laugh and relax. Spend time in solitude and rest. Be filled