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Statewide Trainings

Spring Statewide Trainings offered by the Department of Children and Families

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Register Early!

Over the dates of June 1-2, 2023, DCF will host two-day trainings for Adoption and Independent Living professionals.

Dates and items to be addressed include:
Thursday & Friday, June 1-2, 2023

Adoption Training Topics:

  • Adoption Recruitment

  • MDTs

  • Adoption Applicant Review Committee

  • Adoption Home Studies

  • Private Adoptions

  • EMAS

  • Legislative Updates

Thursday & Friday, June 1-2, 2023

Independent Living Training Topics:

  • Transition Planning

  • NTYD and Life Skills

  • IL Reporting

  • IL Basics

Registration is open and limited scholarships per circuit are available.  Call or email Bob Rooks to inquire about availability BEFORE registering:  1-800-962-3678 / [email protected].  Scholarships must be processed/approved at least 2 weeks prior to the event.  Once  payments are processed for registrations, a $10 administrative fee will be assessed for any refunds requested after submission.
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Conference Hotel/Facility:

This year’s conference will be held at the lovely Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek (14651 Chelonia Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32821).

Reservations can be made online or by calling directly at 407-390-2300. Reference group code Daniel Memorial when making reservations in order to secure a discount rate.  Reservations must be secured for one night’s room and tax at the time of booking with a deposit or credit card.

Discount Room Rate: $169.00 per night – Reservations must be made by Tuesday, May 9, 2023 in order to secure the discounted group rate. After that date, reservations will be accepted on a space available basis at the discretion of the hotel. 

Parking fees:  Discount rate of $12.00 per day for self-parking