Kentucky Foster and Adoptive Parent Training Support Network

The KY Foster and Adoptive Parent Training Support Network is a statewide organization for foster/adoptive parents. The Network is comprised of 15 regional teams of experienced foster/adoptive parents who work to provide support and training to current foster/adoptive parents and recruit new homes for Kentucky's waiting children.

Investigation Support

If you are in need of Investigation or Allegation support, please contact the Network for immediate assistance: Download Network Investigation Support Brochure

Upcoming Training

Lifebook: A Child's Story

May 12 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email tholland7@murraystate.edu to register

Making Self Care a Priority

May 19 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email tholland7@murraystate.edu to register

Communicating with Birth Parents as Partners

May 23 - 6-8 p.m. CST | Zoom

Email dmayhew@murraystate.edu to register

A Cargiver's Guide to Emotional Regulation

May 24 - 7-9 p.m. CST | Zoom

Email lmattingly7@murraystate.edu to register

SOP & Procedures: Updates & Changes

June 6 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

Hair Care for All Hair Types

June 7 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

Race & Parenting: How to Confront Our Biases

June 8 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

Social Media:  Popular Applications & Monitoring for Safety

June 8 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

Trauma Focused Behavior Management Part II

June 9 - Time TBA | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

*Please complete Part I prior to course online on Moodle.

CPR & First Aid

June 10 - 9 a.m.-5 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

*Space limited to 12 individuals

Parenting Teens in Foster Care

June 10 - 5-7 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email cchildsclark@murraystate.edu to register

Sibling Connections

June 11 - 9-11 a.m. EST | Zoom

Email tholland7@murraystate.edu to register

Making Self Care a Priority

June 14 - 6-8 p.m. EST | Zoom

Email tholland7@murraystate.edu to register

Join Our Team

Want to play a part in supporting foster/adoptive parents? Join your local Network team! Teams work together to provide training opportunities and peer support to fellow foster/adoptive parents and also work to recruit foster/adoptive homes for Kentucky's children. Apply today.

Current paid member vacancies:

  • West Lakes (1 position)
  • Upper Northern Bluegrass (2 position)
  • Upper Eastern Mountain (2 positions)
  • Northeastern (3 positions)

Contact Us

Select your region to contact your local team.

Crystal Dillard
cpalmisanodillard@murraystate.edu

270.809.5054

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