Find An Agency Near You

Please use our agency map listing to locate agencies and services in your area. Each agency can provide detailed information about how the foster care licensing process works, when orientation is scheduled and when training is available!

Agency Map

*As of 8/22/2014, all complimentary lodging has been exhausted.  Those receiving free lodging will be notified by email or phone if no email was provided.  Additional rooms have been blocked for attendees who wish to stay overnight at the conference rate of $75.00 per night.*


Celebrating Excellence and the Resilient Parent

F O S T E R / A D O P T I V E / K I N S H I P   

P A R E N T   C O L L A B O R A T I V E 

C O U N C I L   T R A I N I N G   C O N F E R E N C E (fak)

September 12-13, 2014

Great Hall Banquet & Convention Center

5121 Bay City Rd.

Midland, MI 48642


Sponsored by the Michigan Department of Human Services

(Lodging will be provided to the first 50 Foster/Adoptive/Kinship Parents who register and reside 100 miles or more from the Great Hall Banquet & Convention Center in Midland.  You will be notified by DHS)

Download Conference Booklet and Registration Here!

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Making a Difference in Their Lives

The road to foster parenting is paved with tremendous reward. The support, love and guidance a parent provides to a child in their home will have a lasting impact on the lives of that child, their family and the community. One by one, foster parents change the lives of children by investing in their hearts. 

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