Registration is required to attend training series. To register, first sign up to be a resource family. Merced County RFA’s orientation is online through Binti.
RFA Orientation Sessions
Resource Family Approvals — Also known as RFA — is a method of certifying care providers for the care and supervision of children, youth, and non-minor dependents (NMD) in the foster care system.
Pre-Approval Training – English & Spanish
Every applicant and co-applicant applying to be a resource family must complete the required pre-service trainings before being approved.
|3/3/18||RFA Pre-Service: Child Welfare Overview||9:00am – 12:00pm||3||3801 3rd St San Francisco|
|3/3/18||RFA Pre-Service: Understanding Your Role||12:30pm – 3:30pm||3||3801 3rd St San Francisco|
|3/10/18||RFA Pre-Service: Developmental Needs||9:00am – 12:00pm||3||3801 3rd St San Francisco|
|3/10/18||RFA Pre-Service: Positive Parenting & Psych Meds||12:30pm – 3:30 pm||3||3801 3rd St San Francisco|
- Car Seat Training and Orientation
- Foster Parent College (information will be given to applicants once application is processed)
Once your application is processed please speak to your social worker about advanced training.