The mission of KUMC’s Foster Care Ministry is to provide a support system for foster and adoptive families in our church and community as well as meet the needs of the children in care.  We look forward to coming alongside to serve and support you in your journey!

 
For more information about our ministry, please email us at fostercare@kennesawumc.org.
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
Click on the image below to register
Friday, November 13– 6:30-8:30 pm 
 
Training led by
Foster4Love Therapeutic professionals:
Rachel Nemati – Occupational Therapist
Vonda Fielder – Speech-Language Pathology
Frances Garcia-Barna- LCSW
Virtual Support Group Training
 
 
Register Today! (2 training hours)
 
 
Foster 4 Love provides resources for children in care and at risk youth. Their programs aim to fulfill the enormous need for support of children in foster care from medical and professional services, supplying daily necessities and engaging the community to facilitate a sense of belonging and normalcy to youth in foster care. Mission: Providing holistic, trauma informed medical services and advocacy for foster children, at risk youth and children with special need
 
Join us for this Zoom virtual support group training on Friday, November 13  at 6:30; training to begin promptly at 7:00pm. You will receive 2 training hours for this training.

Registration is required for your Training Certificate.
Certificates will be emailed to participates who attended the entire training.
 
MONTHLY SUPPORT MEETINGS: 
These meetings are held on the 2nd Friday of the month.  You will receive two training hours for each meeting you attend.  
 
Childcare is provided for children 6 weeks to age 17.  Dinner is also provided for everyone.
 
2020 SCHEDULE:
 
  • 6:30-8:30 pm Support Group
  • Registration opens for each SG the 15th the month prior
Click on the buttons to register for Support Groups
 
Click on the image below to register for our October 9- Virtual Training.
 
Friday, November 13- 6:30-8:30 pm
 
January 10

As the facility is temporarily closed due to the shelter in place ordinance, support group meetings will not take place in our building until further notice.

 
Next Support Group Dates:
 
These respite nights are for children of all ages on the 4th Fridays of the month. 
Older children will have the opportunity to participate in life skill classes.
 
Dinner is provided and there is no charge for foster and adoptive parents.
 
2020 Parent’s Night Outs
 
*Registration opens for each PNO the first of the month
 
 
As the facility is temporarily closed due to the shelter in place ordinance, Parent’s Night Out will not take place in our building until further notice.
 
Registrations Links will be available closer to the date