MCFD’s Specialized Homes & Support Services (SHSS) Proudly Presents: Caregiver Training Opportunities

SAN’YAS Indigenous Cultural Safety

  • Virtual/online training
  • Self-paced
  • Available to foster parents only
  • Seats are limited (30 seats)
  • Email to register.

SFU Connect Parenting – Attachment, Trauma and Care: Understanding and Responding to the Special Needs of Teens

JIBC – Trauma-informed Practice

JIBC – Supporting Children & Youth Post-trauma

LivingWorks Start – Suicide Awareness & Prevention


  • In-person/classroom learning at the following locations
    • Surrey: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel on February 16, 2023
    • Victoria: Inn at Laurel Point on February 21, 2023
    • Prince George: Coast Hotel Prince George on March 6, 2023
    • Kamloops: Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre on March 8, 2023
  • Available exclusively to foster parents.
  •  First come, first served. Maximum of 40 attendees for each workshop
  • Breakfast, lunch and coffee break refreshments will be provided.
  • Reimbursements for mileage (over 40 kms round-trip).
  • Reimbursements for child care and parking (with receipt).
  • Very small room block secured for foster parents who must travel to attend on Vancouver Island, North and Interior Regions.  Arrangements for these room bookings to be made through BCFPA.