Infant Safety and Care (for Caregivers)

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Participants learn about infant communication, safe sleep environments, and the shaken baby syndrome to better care for infants placed in their homes.  Equipped with the information, participants are able to be responsive and provide safe care to the infant.  Participants will become familiar with the Period of Purple Crying as a strategy to help infants in their foster home.

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Dates and Locations

September 13, 2017 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Penny Michel, MSW, Child Welfare Trainer, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Vancouver DCFS Office 907 Harney St Vancouver WA 98666-8809 Map

Enter at door on right.  Please be on time but if you are late then tap on a window on the right.

Please do not bring children to class. Childcare is not available for this training.

For questions regarding the course, please contact: Penny Michel at or (360) 402-4040

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email  
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

Inscribirse para asistir a la clase es necesario. Si necesita ayuda favor de llamar al 1-866-577-1915 o mandar un correo electrónico a
Por favor incluya su nombre, número de teléfono o dirección de su correo electrónico y agregue el nombre de la clase por la que está solicitando ayuda.

June 13, 2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Patty Orona, Child Welfare Trainer, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Yakima DCFS Office 1002 North 16th Avenue Yakima WA 98909-2500, Second Floor conference Room Map

We are excited to have you join us for this class.

Temperature in the training room tends to fluctuate so you may wish to dress in layers.

You are welcome to bring your lunch and/or snack to class with you.

Registration is Required.  If you have difficulty registering please contact the registration desk at 866-577-1915.

Si necesita ayuda registrandose en Espanol, favor de llama a Maria Amaya - 866-577-1915.

If you have general questions about the class please contact the trainer, Patty Orona at 509-834-8535.