Training Class Details
Class Title: RFA Pre-Approval Training: Overview of Child Welfare and the Juvenile Justice System
Class Date: Saturday, June 13, 2020
Class Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Availability: Employees and Eligible Participants
Available spaces: 9
Class Location: Webinar - refer to the class description section for more information about how to participate.
[ Online ]
[ Online ], CA 94618
Class Trainers: Carla Felten
Class Description:

The Seneca foster care pre-approval training series is primarily designed for prospective ISFC (Intensive Services Foster Care) resource parents with the purpose of developing or strengthening the knowledge, understanding and skills essential when caring for traumatized foster youth with intensive needs.


This class will be held on Saturdays online via Zoom. The link will be sent out on the Friday before the training around 4pm. If you sign up after 4pm or do not receive the link, please email Alicia Serapio.



You must register online at Seneca’s website at the link below:



Select the month and choose to view by date or topic. These classes fall under the foster care training category. You can also register by calling the Seneca training dept. at (510) 654-4004 ext. 2244.

Overview of Child Welfare and the Juvenile Justice System: RFA Pre-Approval Training

Participants will come away from this training with a better understanding of the organizational structure and role of the child welfare and juvenile justice systems, the resource parent’s role in the continuum of service delivery within child welfare and juvenile justice systems as well as various options for permanency. In addition, there will be an overview of special needs populations within child welfare that may require specialized training.

Time:  1:30pm -4:30pm            Trainers: Carla Felton


If you have questions or challenges getting into the training, please contact Alicia Serapio at