Aug
23
Thu
Foster Parent Orientation @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Foster Parent Orientation

Families interested in foster care and adoption are welcome to attend this orientation, which will provide information related to the various levels of the foster care system and what sets our program apart from those offered through other local organizations.  Additionally, we will cover the process of becoming a foster parent with Little Flower, and attendees will be provided with applications if they wish to continue to move forward.

Aug
24
Fri
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

TOPICS COVERED:

  • ADHD

  • Impulse Control

  • Adjustment Disorder

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
Aug
28
Tue
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

NYC Outreach Presents: Mental Health First Aid Training

A Two-Part Training

**Must Attend Both Sessions**

  • Part I: August 28, 2018, 10AM-2PM
  • Part II: August 29, 2018, 10AM-2PM

Participants will be educated on the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, build an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches the individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge, which is common in adolescents, including anxiety; depression; psychosis; eating disorders; ADHD; disruptive behavior disorders; and substance use disorder.

Participants learn to support a youth developing signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in an emotional crisis by applying a core Five-Step Action Plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give re-assurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate  professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies
Advance Registration Required!
PYA DMV Day @ Queens Office
Aug 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

YOUTH MAY APPLY FOR A NYSID/LEARNER’S PERMIT.  THEY MUST HAVE THEIR:

  • ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE

  • ORIGINAL SOCIAL SECURITY CARD

Aug
29
Wed
PYA Passport Day @ Queens Office
Aug 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

YOUTH 18 AND OLDER MAY APPLY FOR THEIR U.S. PASSPORTS. THEY MUST HAVE THEIR:

  • ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE

  • NYSID

Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

NYC Outreach Presents: Mental Health First Aid Training

A Two-Part Training

**Must Attend Both Sessions**

  • Part I: August 28, 2018, 10AM-2PM
  • Part II: August 29, 2018, 10AM-2PM

Participants will be educated on the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, build an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches the individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge, which is common in adolescents, including anxiety; depression; psychosis; eating disorders; ADHD; disruptive behavior disorders; and substance use disorder.

Participants learn to support a youth developing signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in an emotional crisis by applying a core Five-Step Action Plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give re-assurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate  professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies
Advance Registration Required!
Sep
3
Mon
Little Flower Closed @ All Offices
Sep 3 all-day

LITTLE FLOWER WILL BE CLOSED Monday, September 3rd IN OBSERVANCE OF Labor DAY.

OUR OFFICES WILL REOPEN Tuesday, September 4TH.

Sep
6
Thu
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Anxiety

  • Suicide Prevention

  • Depression

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!

Sep
8
Sat
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • NeuroDevelopmental disorders

    • ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Intellectual and Learning Disabilities

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
TFBH Foster Parent Orientation @ Monsignor John T. Fagan Campus, Building 14
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am
TFBH Foster Parent Orientation @ Monsignor John T. Fagan Campus, Building 14 | Wading River | New York | United States

Therapeutic Foster Boarding Home – Foster Parent Orientation 

Families interested in foster care and adoption are welcome to attend this orientation, which will provide information related to the various levels of the foster care system, the Therapeutic Fostering Boarding Home (TFBH) Program and what sets our program apart from those offered through other local organizations.  Additionally, we will cover the process of becoming a foster parent with Little Flower, and attendees will be provided with applications if they wish to continue to move forward.

The orientation is geared toward families residing in Suffolk and Nassau County.