Register Today for Empowered to Connect 2017!

COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW TO REGISTER TODAY! Hosted by Bridges Child Placement Agency in partnership with Temple Pueblo @ 3030 Thatcher Ave, Pueblo, CO 81005. Do you have questions? Call us at (719)583-2200! All local parents are WELCOME to join us! Complete the form below to register! Loading…

Empowered To Connect 2016

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*REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW! Hosted by Bridges Child Placement Agency in partnership with Hope For Children in Downtown Pueblo @  801 W 4th St #104, Pueblo, CO 81003. Click the link above to register! Empowered To Connect, together with Show Hope, and Bridges Child Placement Agency are proud to host … Continue reading

Autumn Training Opportunities

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Training Opportunities for Foster Parents Facilitated by Karen Rojas & Presented by Jenna Wolfe, Trainer “Therapeutic Crisis Intervention” When:  Thursday October 22, 2015 Where: Pueblo County DSS, Conference Room B Time: 9:00a-11:00a Learn About: Preventing & Managing Challenging Behaviors Characteristics of Verbal & Nonverbal Communication Avoiding Power Struggles Options to … Continue reading

Orphan Sunday

Dear Pastors & Churches of Pueblo, Thank you for taking a moment to consider the cause of the fatherless and the orphan here in our own backyard. Pueblo County and surrounding areas have a desperate need to see more families rise up to the call to take neglected children into … Continue reading

September Training Opportunities

September 25 & 26, 2015 “Parenting Children with Challenging Behaviors” This two day training will explore common behaviors in children who are in foster care or who have been adopted, as well as techniques for caregivers to use in managing challenging behaviors. This training will examine the effects of maltreatment … Continue reading

July Training Opportunities

Foster Parent Training Calendar (Updated Regularly) FREMONT COUNTY TRAINING July 7, 2015 “Human Trafficking” Training: ALLIANCE TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING, in conjunction with Kids Crossing and Pueblo County Department of Social Services, will be presenting a 2 hour training on introduction to human trafficking for DHS, CPA’s and foster parents. … Continue reading

June Training Opportunities

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DATES & TIME: FRIDAY, June 26, 2015     8:30am to 12:30pm                  (4 training hours)  REGISTER AT: http://www.coloradocwts.com/foster-kin-adoptive-families-classes   LOCATION: Southeast Regional Training Center- Room 3, phone- 303-871.2434 ADDRESS:   172 Justice Center Road, Canon City, Co. 81212 DESCRIPTION:  Fremont County DHS, … Continue reading

Empowered To Connect 2015 – 5 Key Takeaways

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In April we hosted the first Empowered To Connect Conference Simulcast in Pueblo. We are so excited about the attendance and participation in the conference. We truly believe in Trust-Based parenting techniques and encourage all of our foster families to engage in training opportunities like this one. We were happy … Continue reading

5 Things You Should Be Aware Of in May

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May is now National Foster Care Awareness Month. We are so excited to participate in educating our local community about how we can all be more involved in the lives of the children and families that we serve. Bridges has been involved in the training, certification, and ongoing support for foster families for nearly 20 … Continue reading