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Foster Care Babysitting Training – December (Virtual)

December 11, 2021 @ 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM


Our December event will now be OFFERED VIRTUALLY!

*Content Warning// The topics covered throughout the training can be difficult to learn about as we walk with children who have experienced trauma. We encourage participants to be consious of their own needs, experiances and encourage taking breaks or seeking support when necessary. If you have any concerns or questions prior to registration, please contact us at [email protected]

Participating Agencies:  Arrow, Angelheart, CPS, Circles of Care, Depelchin, Divinity Family Services, Giocosa, Helping Hand Home, Pathways, PCHAS, SAFE, Settlement Home, STARRY and Upbring

We are so glad you have decided to support foster families and children in your community! 

You don’t want to miss out!

Registration is now open for this event and will close on November 26th (or whenever tickets are sold out).

Please read through all the FAQs below before registering.

This training is for those who are 21+ looking to offer short-term childcare (up to 72 hours) for licensed foster families in the Greater Austin area.

There will be a 2-part training you will be required to participate in, both offered via Zoom.

Portion 1: Trauma Informed Care for Babysitting, Administering Medications and Safe Transportation.

Portion 2: CPR/First Aid certification** Training . Both of these trainings MUST be attended* to receive your certification and the certificates to be sent to your chosen agencies.

**If you have received your CPR/First Aid certification in the last 12 months, your cards are valid & you are not required to participate in the CPR/First Aid portion of training.

Fees –

Training Registration: $20.00 (Due at time of registration)*

Background Checks: $37.00 (This will be paid separately)



December 11, 2021
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM




Fostering Hope