As of April, 2020 all meetings will be held online via Zoom for the convenience of all of our families.
Foster/Adoptive Family Memberships: $20/Year
Supporting Memberships: $10/Year
1st Thursday of the month
Interested in serving as a Member of the Manatee County FAPA Board? We'd love to have your help!
Email us at Info@ManateeCountyFAPA.com
2021 Meetings and Trainings
Thursday, January 7- Mental Health First Aid presented by Florida Department of Health, Manatee
Thursday, February 4- Successfully Working with Biological Families presented by Sunshine Health.
Thursday, March 4- Circuit 12 Judicial Update and Dependency Courtroom Protocal
Thursday, April 4- Raising Children in Our Diverse World
Thursday, May 6- Learning from a Foster Care Alumni
Thursday, June 3- Learning About The Early Learning Coalition
Thursday, July 1- Ethnic Haircare Tips for Foster and Adoptive Parents
Thursday, August 5- Foster Parent Resources and Supports
Thursday, September 2- Cancelled to allow Foster Parents to attend Manatee Rhea Lana Foster Parent Shopping
Thursday, October 7- Training from Prevent Child Abuse Florida: FFPSA and the Future of Child Abuse Prevention in Florida
Please join us as we welcome Chris Lolley, Executive Director of Prevent Child Abuse Florida as we learn about how the recently implemented Families First Prevention Services Act, as well as Senate Bills 80 and 96 (now part of Statute) will impact prevention of child abuse and neglect, here in Florida.
Thursday, November 4- Learning from Suncoast Campaign for Grade Level Reading
Thursday, December 2- Training on Parenting Strategies from Parenting Matters
If you have any difficulty registering for one of our Online Trainings, please email us at email@example.com