The first step to becoming a foster or adoptive parent is to attend an orientation. Upcoming orientation dates and locations are as follows:
- September 2nd, October 7th, November 4th and December 2nd from 6-8 pm at the Live Oak Family Resource Center 1740 17th Ave, Santa Cruz CA 95062.(English)
- September 18th from 6:15-8:15 pm County Office of Education, 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz CA 95060 (English and Spanish)
- September 23rd from 6-8 pm La Manzana Community Resources, 521 Main Street Suite Y, Watsonville CA 95076 (Spanish).
If you have any questions, need help completing your application, or if you are ready to enroll in the Fostering Foundations 15-hour training, please contact us.
The next Fostering Foundations classes will start:
- September 10th (Thursdays)
- October 2nd (weekends)