A-11 - Supporting Normalcy for Youth in Care

Rethinking the way we look at normalcy for children and youth in foster care. We will look at the prudent parent standard, and ways to use this law to help create normalcy opportunities. Through story sharing, the audience will learn the impact normalcy has on foster children's current and future lives. In addition, the training will provide practical tools and resources to assist child welfare professional, foster parents, and foster youth to help promote normalcy. Learning objective: Identify elements of normalcy, understand the prudent parent standard, and ways to support and maintain normalcy for those in care.