Ventura County Foster Parent Association
Trust Yourself – You’re Probably Right!

Trust Yourself – You’re Probably Right!

Trust Yourself – You're Probably Right!

We’ve all been there… 
How many times have you been talking to someone as foster parent, relative care provider or adoptive parent and you ask a question and get an answer that is just so unexpected or off the wall that you say

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Rethinking Outreach, Engagement Strategies for Human Services Agencies

Rethinking Outreach, Engagement Strategies for Human Services Agencies

Rethinking Outreach, Engagement Strategies for Human Services AgenciesA New Way To Find Foster and Resource Families

The broad adoption of social media, mobile devices and responsive web content demands that human services agencies think differently about their outreach and engagement tactics with today’s connected citizens. If not, they risk

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Digital Engagement And The New Consumer Expereinces For Human Services Agencies

Digital Engagement And The New Consumer Expereinces For Human Services Agencies

Digital Engagement And The New Consumer Expereinces For Human Services AgenciesThe (Should Be) New Way of Foster Care

The broad adoption of social media, mobile devices and responsive web content demand that human services agencies think differently about their outreach and engagement tactics with today’s connected citizens. If not,

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New Foster Care Rates In California beginning January 2017

New Foster Care Rates In California beginning January 2017

New Foster Care Rates Effective January 1, 2017

Foster care rates changed for relative caregivers in addition to several other types of placement settings. The passage of Assembly Bill 403 necessitated the implementation of a new rate setting system to support the goals of California’s Continuum of Care Reform

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Welcome to the New VCFPA.com Website!

Welcome to the New VCFPA.com Website!

Welcome To The NEW VCFPA Website

We’ve been talking about all of the great things were were going to do this year and I’m proud to introduce you to the first of many great things!  The New VCFPA.com website!  We’ve put a lot of

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The Pre-Placement Foster Care Questionnaire

The Pre-Placement Foster Care Questionnaire

Pre and Time of Placement Foster Care Placement Questionnaire

We’ve taken the time to draw upon our experiences to develop a tool that will help you ask some of the most important questions you need to know when you get a call from a social worker or placement coordinator

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Having Problems Cashing or Depositing Your Check?

Having Problems Cashing or Depositing Your Check?

Can't Cash or Deposit Your Check?

Several foster parents have had issues with their banks refusing to deposit their monthly foster care reimbursement checks. The primary issue that many seem to be facing is related to the way that the check is drafted on the “Payee” line of the

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