One of the programs we are proud to offer is our “Parenting Confident Kids” program. We recognize the incredible impact foster parents have on the lives of vulnerable children, and we are committed to supporting them every step of the way.
Our Parenting Confident Kids Program aims to equip foster parents with the knowledge, skills, and resources necessary to provide a safe and nurturing environment for the children in their care. Through this program, we offer:
Education and Training: We provide comprehensive training sessions and workshops to foster parents, covering topics such as trauma-informed care, behavioral management, and navigating the foster care system. Our goal is to ensure that foster parents have the tools they need to support the unique needs of the children in their care.
Support Groups: We facilitate support groups where foster parents can connect with one another, share experiences, and receive emotional support. These groups create a sense of community and provide a space for foster parents to express their concerns, seek advice, and celebrate successes.
Resources and Referrals: We offer a wide range of resources and referrals to foster parents, including information on local support services, educational materials, and access to specialized professionals. We understand that each child’s needs are unique, and we strive to connect foster parents with the right resources to ensure the best possible care for the children they are fostering.
Advocacy and Policy Support: We advocate for policies and reforms that promote the well-being of foster children and their families. Through our advocacy efforts, we aim to improve the foster care system, increase support for foster parents, and ensure better outcomes for children in care.
By participating in our Parenting Confident Kids Program, foster parents gain a strong support system, invaluable knowledge, and the confidence to provide a stable and loving home for the children they foster. Together, we can make a lasting difference in the lives of these children, offering them the support and stability they deserve.
GASP is committed to making a positive impact in the lives of single parents and their families. Through our programs and services, we aim to provide a breath of fresh air to single parents, helping them thrive in their roles and create a brighter future for their children.
Join us in our mission to empower single parents and support foster parents. Together, we can make a meaningful difference, one breath at a time.