Resource Families

Purpose: Resource Families courses are design to strengthen the quality of resource care by providing a standardized, structured framework for recruiting, preparing and selecting foster, kin, customary care and adoptive parents. It also provides resource families with in-service training and ongoing professional development.


Participant Mix: Child welfare professionals, managers and resource families who are charged with the daily responsibility of recruiting, supporting and preparing families to care for children and youth would benefit from attending theses courses. Child welfare professionals who are interested in understanding the Ontario Practice Model would benefit from attending.