Caregiver Support Webinars

The California Department of Social Services and California Alliance of Caregivers are partnering to bring important information about policies, services, and resources to resource families (foster and kinship caregivers).

Upcoming Caregiver Support Webinars:

New training is coming in 2024!

Recorded Caregiver Support Webinars & Resources:

Engaging and Preparing for Court (JV-290)

Recorded Webinar | Slides | JV-290 FormEngaging and Preparing for Court Handout

Respite Care, Babysitting, and Alternative Care

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Level of Care Rate Determination Protocol

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Education Rights

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Types of Guardianships & the Kinship Guardianship Assistance Payment Program

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Post Adoption Support

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Foster Parent Partner Perspectives: Engagement with Biological Families & Education

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Dealing with Challenging Behaviors

Recorded Webinar | Slides

UCLA Brain & Body Lab Training co-sponsored with Fostering Unity
LGBTQ+ Youth Suicide Awareness & Prevention Strategies for Caregivers

Recorded Webinar | Slides | LGBTQ Parenting Resources

New Resources for Caregivers – Family Urgent Response System & Kinship Navigator

Recorded Webinar | Slides | Family Urgent Response Flyers | Virtual Support Services | FURS 833-939-3877 

Rates, Allowances, Reimbursements, and Supplements

Recorded Webinar | Slide Deck | Common Rates Q&As | TAY Young Adult Income Benefits

Caregivers and the Foster Youth Bill of Rights

Recorded WebinarSlides | Foster Youth Bill of Rights Publications | Allowance Tips | Video: History of the Foster Youth Bill of Rights

Caregivers and Foster Youth Education

Recorded WebinarACIN (All County Information Notice) re: Caregivers & Education

Child Abuse Prevention, Intervention & Treatment

Recorded Webinar | Slides

Foster Stability (14-Day Notices and Placement Preservation Plans)

Recorded Webinar

Resource Family Approval Policies and Foster Youth Rights

Recorded Webinar


Caregiver Resources and Where to Find Them

Recorded Webinar |

For more information on upcoming training, or to request a certificate of participation. Please email: