Current Foster Parent Page

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Current Foster Parent Resource Page


Free training resources.    

**Be sure to print your certificates upon completion:



Other Resources:

Department of Human Services:       

Statewide Adoption and Permanency Network (SWAN):

Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption:



Documentation Resources

Requirements for your ANNUAL HOME INSPECTION:



Links for Clearances:




CWIS (Child abuse)


PA criminal        



Link to CPS Law and Training

Are you a Mandated or Permissive Reporter in need of training? 
Go to 
· Free 3-hour on-line course
· Provides info on recognition of child maltreatment
· Provides info on your obligation or opportunity to report suspicions of abuse
· Details procedures for making a report of child maltreatment
· Meets Act 31 training requirements
· Meets Act 126 training requirements

Last Updated: 11/03/16 13:21:23
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