Date(s) - Friday, September 11, 2020
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Friday Intensive Tracks
Today, small groups of people across the country and in global networks will be circling up to learn and talk together about transforming the way children and families are cared for in their communities. These small gatherings (both virtual and live), will begin with a powerful simulcast followed by an afternoon deep dive tracks.
General Session (1.5 CEUs)
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Jedd Medefind, CAFO; Peter Habyarimana, World Vision and adoptive/foster dad; Crystal Story and Holly Ballantine, Family and Restoration Testimony; Jason Weber, CAFO; Joni Eareckson Tada, Joni and Friends; Sharen Ford, Focus on the Family; Bob Goff, author
Lunch Break and Local Discussions (1 CEU)
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Connection Deep Dives (Choose from 2 tracks)
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Track 1: Strengthening and Serving Families Amidst Change (2 CEUS)
Dive into the principles, practices, and people of local foster care movement-building in a dynamic interactive experience. Each section of simulcast content will be followed by a small cohort discussion (either virtual or live depending on location) designed to explore how foster care movement can grow where you live.
Facilitated by Jason Weber, CAFO and the More Than Enough Team
Track 2: Global Child Welfare in 2021 – Opportunities to Strengthening Families and Communities
The events of 2020 have undoubtedly changed the needs and opportunities in caring for vulnerable children and families. Join this interactive, collaborative session to learn from what works in multiple contexts and co-create strategies for supporting vulnerable children and families.; Delia Pop, Hope and Homes
Register for this training here.