Upcoming Training/Education Opportunities


FEBRUARY


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
Family-to-Family (support group/training for mental illness)
*12 week course
February 7th, 2018 Thursdays 6:30pm - 9:00pm FREE In Person White Bear Lake
NAMI Contact:
Anne at 651-653-5116
MN NAMI Classes
Engaging and Serving Kinship Adoptive Families February 7th, 2018 Wednesday 12:00pm-1:30pm $18 (Webinar)
$30 (Webinar + on-demand)
Webinar ONLINE MN Adopt Online Registration
The Nurtured Heart Approach February 7th, 2018 Wednesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm $23.00 In Person Pine Island 5-12 School
223 1st Ave SE
Pine Island, MN 55963
www.pineisland.k12.mn.us (select Community Education > Registration> Adult Enrichment) OR call 507-356-8876
CPR/First Aid February 9th, 2018 Friday 12:30pm - 4:00pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 10th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $30.00 In Person Families First of Minnesota
126 Woodlake Dr SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Develop MN Website
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 10th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $20.00 In Person Carver County Government Center
600 East 4th St
Chaska, MN 55318
Contact: Tamara LaGow at 952-361-1349 or tlagow@co.carver.mn.us
Positive Discipline for Foster Families February 10th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $20 (Individual)
$35 (Parenting Couple)
In Person Hennepin County Richfield Satellite Office
6623 Lyndale Ave S, Ste 200
Richfield, MN 55423
MN Adopt Online Registration
First Aid February 10th, 2018 Saturday 11:00am - 1:00pm $39.00 In Person Fergus Falls Community Education
340 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Fergus Falls Community Education
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 12th, 2018 Monday 1:00pm - 4:00pm $25.00 In Person Sherburne Government Center
13880 Business Center Dr NW
Elk River, MN 55330
Sherburne County Website
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 12th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Milestones
314 10th Ave S - Suite 180
Waite Park, MN 56387
Contact: ccaware.training@prairiefive.org or call 877-311-2244
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 13th, 2018 Tuesday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $25.00 In Person AAA
600 West Travelers Trail
Burnsville, MN 55337
Contact: Shannon Swanson at 612-414-9590 or shannon.swanson@charter.net
CPR/First Aid/AED February 13th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org
Helping your School Find a Trauma Lens February 13th, 2018 Tuesday 6:00pm - 8:30pm $20 (Individual)
$35 (Parenting Couple)
In Person Emma B Howe Northtown YMCA
8950 Springbrook Dr NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
MN Adopt Online Registration
Beneath the Mask: The Many Layers of Adopted Teens February 15th, 2018 Thursday TBD First 300 registrants are FREE
~$25 (after 300)
Live Stream Webinar ONLINE CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
CPR/First Aid February 16th, 2018 Friday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
New Foster Parent Orientation February, 16th, 2018 Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm Free In Person Wells Fargo Bank Building
Lower Level
220 West Washington Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56357
To Register:
Call 218-739-3074
Email khagberg@nexus-kff.org
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 19th, 2018 Monday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $33.00 In Person Eagan Community Center
1501 Central Pkwy
Eagan, MN 55121
Think Small (Child Care Aware of MN-Metro District/Region 11: Hennepin & Ramsey Counties)
Phone: (651) 641-3549 / Fax: (651) 645-0990
http://www.thinksmall.org
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 19th, 2018 Monday 1:00pm - 4:00pm $25.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 21st, 2018 Wednesday 6:00pm - 9:15pm $25.00 In Person Youth First Community of Promise
6701 Hwy 10 NW
Anoka, MN 55303
Car Seat Checker
Hot Tips on the Individualized Education Program (IEP): Is your Child's IEP individualized and appropriate? February 22nd, 2018 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person Mound, MN
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CPR/First Aid February 22nd, 2018 Thursday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 22nd, 2018 Thursday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Aitkin County Health and Human Services
204 1st Street Northwest
The Lunch Room
Aitkin, MN 56431
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
Reactive Attachment Disorder: How to Thrive and Survive Beyond the Diagnosis February 23rd, 2018 Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm $100 (Individual)
$180 (Parenting Couple)
In Person Blue Earth County Historic Courthouse
204 South 5th ST, 3rd Floor Conference Room
Mankato, MN 56001
MN Adopt Online Registration
CPR/First Aid February 23rd, 2018 Friday 12:30pm - 4:00pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic February 24th, 2018 Saturday 8:30am - 4:00pm $60 (for one)
$85 (for two)
In Person Resource Training & Solutions
137 23rd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Resource Training Registration
De-Escalation & Suicide Prevention Training February 24th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm FREE In Person Kindred Family Focus
200 W. Washington Ave., Ste B2
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(lower level of the main Wells Fargo Bank Bldg)
To register call 218-739-3074 or email khagberg@nexus-kff.org Register by 2/21/2018
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class February 26th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Long Prairie Elementary School
205 2nd Street South
Room 108
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
Crisis Planning at School for Children with Challenging Behaviors: Making a Plan That Works February 27th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person Chisago Lakes
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration

MARCH


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CPR/First Aid March 1st, 2018 Thursday 12:30pm - 4:00pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
The ABC's of the IEP: Making the Individualized Education Program (IEP) Work for Your Child March 1st, 2018 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person PACER Center
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
Hot Tips on the Individualized Education Program (IEP): Is your Child's IEP individualized and appropriate? March 3rd, 2018 Saturday 9:30am - 11:30am FREE In Person PACER Center
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CPR/First Aid March 2nd, 2018 Friday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 5th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Koochiching County Services
1000 5th St
International Falls, MN 56649
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 5th, 2018 Monday 1:00pm - 4:00pm $25.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 6th, 2018 Tuesday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $25.00 In Person AAA
600 West Travelers Trail
Burnsville, MN 55337
Contact: Shannon Swanson at 612-414-9590 or shannon.swanson@charter.net
Challenging Behaviors & School Success: The Role of Section 504 and Special Education March 6th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person/Webinar PACER Center
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
ABC's of the IEP for Transition-age Students and Their Parents March 6th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person Burnsville
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 7th, 2018 Wednesday 5:00pm - 8:00pm $25.00 In Person Wright County Human Services
1004 Commercial Drive
Buffalo, MN 55313
Contact: Terri at 763-682-7516
What's Adoption Got to Do with It? Teens and Sexuality March 8th, 2018 Thursday TBD First 300 registrants are FREE
~$25 (after 300)
Live Stream Webinar ONLINE CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
CPR/First Aid March 9th, 2018 Friday 12:30pm - 4:00pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 10th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $30.00 In Person Families First of Minnesota
126 Woodlake Dr SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Develop MN Website
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 10th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $25.00 In Person Fergus Falls Community Education
340 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Contact: Mary Johnson at 218-731-1628 or maryej@tvoc.org
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 12th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College
2101 14th Street
Rm 231
Cloquet, MN 55720
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
CPR/First Aid/AED March 13th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org
Crisis Planning at School for Children with Challenging Behaviors: Making a Plan That Works March 13th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person Wilmar
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 13th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $33.00 In Person Think Small
2021 East Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Think Small (Child Care Aware of MN-Metro District/Region 11: Hennepin & Ramsey Counties)
Phone: (651) 641-3549 / Fax: (651) 645-0990
http://www.thinksmall.org
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 15th, 2018 Thursday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $25.00 In Person Pope County Court House
130 East Minnesota Ave
Glenwood, MN 56334
Contact: Bryan Klassen @ 320-634-5411 or bryan.klassen@co.pope.mn.us
CPR/First Aid March 15th, 2018 Thursday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
ABC's of the IEP for Transition-age Students and Their Parents March 15th, 2018 Thursday 6:00pm - 8:00pm FREE In Person Bemidji
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CPR/First Aid March 16th, 2018 Friday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 19th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Little Falls Community Middle School
1000 1st Ave NE
Room 109
Little Falls, MN 56345
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 19th, 2018 Monday 1:00pm - 4:00pm $25.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
Rage, Anger, and Aggression in Children and Adolescents: How to Understand and Calm the Angry Mind March 20th, 2018 Tuesday 7:00pm - 9:00pm $15 (for one)
$25 (for two)
In Person Resource Training & Solutions
137 23rd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Resource Training Registration
CPR/First Aid March 22nd, 2018 Thursday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CPR/First Aid March 23rd, 2018 Friday 12:30pm - 4:00pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 24th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $25.00 In Person AAA
600 West Travelers Trail
Burnsville, MN 55337
Contact: Shannon Swanson at 612-414-9590 or shannon.swanson@charter.net
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 26th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Lake Superior College
2101 Trinity Road
Room: E2046
Duluth, MN 55811
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class March 26th, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Milaca Public Schools
500 State Hwy 23
Room S107
Milaca, MN 56353
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164
Are You a Healing Parent?: Parenting Traumatized Children with Behavioral Challenges March 27th, 2018 Tuesday TBD First 300 registrants are FREE
~$25 (after 300)
Live Stream Webinar ONLINE CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
CPR/First Aid March 30rd, 2018 Friday 9:00am - 12:30pm $50.00 In Person Orion Associates
9400 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 5527
763-450-5000
Orion Associates Online Registration

APRIL


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 2nd, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164 or ccadp@pine.edu
CPR/First Aid/AED April 10th, 2018 Tuesday 1:00pm - 4:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org
Strong Family Relationships April 10th, 2018 Tuesday 5:45pm - 8:00pm FREE In Person Mt Airy Boys and Girls Club
690 Jackson St
St. Paul, MN 55130
Contact: 651-293-5951 or visit the website
NAMI Ramsey County
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 10th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Heavenly Sunshine Preschool
109 2nd Ave South
Room: Library
Isanti, MN 55040
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164 or ccadp@pine.edu
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 10th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Central Lakes College
501 West College Drive
Room W221
Brainerd, MN 56401
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE
320-629-5164 or ccadp@pine.edu
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 10th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:00pm $30.00 In Person Marshal Area YMCA
200 South A Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Contact: ccaware.training@prairiefive.org or call 877-311-2244
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 10th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Safe Kids Grand Forks
607 Demers Ave
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
Contact: eraymond@altru.org or call 701-780-1639
ABC's of the IEP for Transition-age Students and Their Parents April 11th, 2018 Wednesday 6:00pm - 8:00pm FREE In Person Marshall
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 11th, 2018 Wednesday 5:45pm - 8:45pm FREE In Person Kandiyohi County Health Services
2200 23rd Street Northeast
Willmar, MN 56201
Contact: Jennifer.Bernstein@kcmn.us or call 320-231-7800
Transition: Pathway to the Future April 12th, 2018 Thursday 6:00pm - 8:00pm FREE In Person Wilmar
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 14th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $30.00 In Person Families First of Minnesota
126 Woodlake Dr SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Develop MN Website
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 10th, 2018 Monday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $33.00 In Person Eagan Community Center
1501 Central Parkway
Eagan, MN 55121
Think Small (Child Care Aware of MN-Metro District/Region 11: Hennepin & Ramsey Counties) Phone: (651) 641-3549 / Fax: (651) 645-0990 http://www.thinksmall.org
Raising Responsible, Respectful Children April 17th, 2018 Tuesday 7:00pm - 9:00pm $15 (for one)
$25 (for two)
In Person Resource Training & Solutions
137 23rd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Resource Training Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 17th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Milestones
314 10th Ave S - Suite 180
Waite Park, MN 56387
Contact: ccaware.training@prairiefive.org or call 877-311-2244
Managing Through Anxious Times: Case Consult Training for Parents April 21st, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 11:00am $10 (Individual)
$15 (Parenting Couple)
In Person MN Adopt
777 Raymond Ave, St. Paul, MN 55114
MN Adopt Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 21st, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $25.00 In Person AAA
600 West Travelers Trail
Burnsville, MN 55337
Contact: Shannon Swanson at 612-414-9590 or shannon.swanson@charter.net
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 23rd, 2018 Monday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Lake County Human Services Department
616 3rd Ave
Split Rock River Room
Two Harbors, MN 55616
Contact: Child Care Aware of MN NE 320-629-5164 or ccadp@pine.edu
Navigating Multicultural Environments April 24th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm $20 (Individual)
$35 (Parenting Couple)
In Person Children's Home Society/Lutheran Social Service
1605 Eustis St
St. Paul, MN 55108
MN Adopt Online Registration
Getting and Keeping the First Job April 24th, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 8:30pm FREE In Person/Webinar PACER Center
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437
952-838-9000
800-537-2237 (Toll Free)
PACER Workshop Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class April 25th, 2018 Wednesday 5:30pm - 8:30pm $25.00 In Person Government Services Center
320 West 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Contact: lowen.cps@yahoo.com or call 218-348-0173
When the Bough Breaks: Understanding Attachment and the Long-Term Impact of Trauma and Neglest April 26th, 2018 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:30pm $20 (Individual) $35 (Parenting Couple) In Person Olmsted County Social Services
2117 Campus Drive SE
Rochester, MN 55904
MN Adopt Online Registration

MAY


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 1st, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm-9:30pm $35.00 In Person Savage City Hall
600 McColl Drive
Savage, MN 55378
SCLFCCA Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 7th, 2018 Monday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $25.00 In Person AAA
600 West Travelers Trail
Burnsville, MN 55337
Contact: Shannon Swanson at 612-414-9590 or shannon.swanson@charter.net
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 7th, 2018 Monday 5:30pm - 8:30pm $25.00 In Person Mahube Child Care Resource
120 North Central Ave
Park Rapids, MN 56470
Contact: buckleupforlife@gmail.com or call 218-732-7204
CPR/First Aid/AED May 8th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 8th, 2018 Tuesday 6:00pm - 9:30pm $30.00 In Person Safe Kids Grand Forks
607 Demers Ave
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
Contact: eraymond@altru.org or call 701-780-1639
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 12th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $30.00 In Person Families First of Minnesota
126 Woodlake Dr SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Develop MN Website
The Foster Parent Experience May 17th, 2018 Thursday TBD First 300 registrants are FREE
~$25 (after 300)
Live Stream Webinar ONLINE CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 17th, 2018 Thursday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $20.00 In Person Carver County Government Center
600 East 4th St
Chaska, MN 55318
Contact: Tlagow@co.carver.mn.us or call 952-361-1349
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 17th, 2018 Thursday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $25.00 In Person Government Services Center
320 West 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Contact: lowen.cps@yahoo.com or call 218-348-0173
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 19th, 2018 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm $25.00 In Person AAA
600 West Travelers Trail
Burnsville, MN 55337
Contact: Shannon Swanson at 612-414-9590 or shannon.swanson@charter.net
SUID/AHT May 22nd, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm -8:30pm $15.00 In Person Savage City Hall
600 McColl Drive
Savage, MN 55378
SCLFCCA Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 22nd, 2018 Tuesday 6:30pm - 9:30pm $45.00 In Person Ridgewater College
980 2nd Ave Southeast
Hutchinson, MN 55350
Online Registration
CARS (Child & Restraint Systems) Class May 24th, 2018 Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm $25.00 In Person Wright County Human Services
1004 Commercial Drive
Buffalo, MN 55313
Contact: Call Terri @ 763-682-7516

JUNE


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic June 2nd, 2018 Saturday 8:30am - 4:00pm $60.00 In Person Resource Training & Solutions
137 23rd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Resource Training Registration
Adopted Adults Reuniting with Birth Family: Hear from Both Sides June 14th, 2018 Thursday TBD First 300 registrants are FREE
~$25 (after 300)
Live Stream Webinar ONLINE CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
CPR/First Aid/AED June 19th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

JULY


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CPR/First Aid/AED July 17th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

AUGUST


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
North American Council on Adoptable Children 44th Annual Conference August 8th - 10th, 2018 Wednesday-Friday Varies TBD In Person InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel
11 E. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55101
NACAC Website
CPR/First Aid/AED August 14th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

SEPTEMBER


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CPR/First Aid/AED September 25th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

OCTOBER


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CPR/First Aid/AED October 23rd, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

DECEMBER


Event Date / Time Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CPR/First Aid/AED December 4th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

ONLINE TRAININGS (24/7 Availability)


Event Date / Time Time Cost Format Website Link
Strategies for Success: Parenting your Child/Teen with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
What Prospective and Adoptive Families Should Know about FASD ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
TOO MANY LOSSES, TOO SOON: Loss and Grief Among Foster and Adoptive Children ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Beneath the Mask: Understanding Adopted Teens ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
W.I.S.E. UP! For Parents: Empowering Children to Handle Questions/Comments about Adoption ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
S.A.F.E at School ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Talking with Children About Adoption ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Emotional Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Parents and Child ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Emotional Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Parents and Child: Part 2 ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Foster Care & Adoptive Community Trainings ALWAYS 24/7 varies Webinar Foster Care & Adoptive Community Training
MN Adopt Webinar Library and Resources ALWAYS 24/7 varies Webinar MN Adopt Webinar Library
Foster Parent College ALWAYS 24/7 varies Webinar Foster Parent College Online Trainings
Fosterparents.com/KFS
***These trainings are only able to be utilized by KFF licensed homes unless prior approval is received from a KFF social worker.
ALWAYS 24/7 FREE Webinar Fosterparents.com/KFF

IN PERSON TRAININGS


Event Date / Time Time Cost Format Website Link
CPR (Heartsaver) by appointment by appointment varies In Person Riverview Hospital
Melanie Russell
317-776-4178
First Aid/CPR/AED see website for dates and locations   varies In Person/Online Red Cross Take A Class
NAMI Duluth Area see website for dates and locations FREE In Person/Online NAMI Duluth
NAMI Hennepin County see website for dates and locations FREE In Person/Online NAMI Hennepin

IN THE NEWS @ NEXUS
Summer, Raymond and Shawn are looking for a permanent home

Summer, Raymond and Shawn are looking for a permanent home

Crisis Nursery 20th Annual Spring Fundraiser

Crisis Nursery 20th Annual Spring Fundraiser

Join us for the 24th Annual Onarga Academy Classic 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament!

24th Annual Onarga Academy Classic 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament!

Indian Oaks Academy Names New Clinical Director

Indian Oaks Academy Names New Clinical Director

Coats of Many Colors

Gerard Academy’s Coats of Many Colors

Onarga Academy names Leya Barrett as Clinical Director

Onarga Academy names Leya Barrett as Clinical Director

Gerard Academy Names Employee Ambassador of the Year

Gerard Academy Names Employee Ambassador of the Year

Program Changes

Onarga Program Changes

Nexus Names Dr. Michelle K. Murray Chief Clinical Officer

Nexus Names Dr. Michelle K. Murray Chief Clinical Officer

Nexus CARES

One of these boys is in foster care. You can’t tell who because.. Nexus CARES

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The Library
The Library
A list of resources for parents
Parenting Partner
Parenting Partner
Helpful articles for parents
Family Matters
Family Matters
(Q&A with Dr. Michelle Murray, Ph.D.)