The CALL in Crawford and Sebastian Counties calendar

Mar
11
Sat
PRIDE Training @ UAFS BCM
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm

Must complete background checks before registering.

All four days required March 11, 12 & 25, 26.

Apr
7
Fri
Empowered to Connect @ Butterfield Assembly of God
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The CALL in Crawford & Sebastian Counties is excited to offer the Empowered To Connect Simulcast in Van Buren! This event will be hosted at Butterfield Assembly of God on April 7 & 8th. The schedule is from 9-5 both days. This is a FREE conference and wonderful way to learn more and earn CEU’s.

What is the Empowered to Connect Conference?
The Empowered To Connect Conference features two days of practical teaching in a safe and supportive community as we work to equip families, churches, and professionals to better serve children impacted by adoption and foster care.


Who should attend the Empowered to Connect Conference?
The conference content is beneficial for adoptive parents, foster parents, potential adoptive or foster parents, and professionals or ministry leaders serving children. (Therapists, teachers, counselors, CASA, DCFS staff, ect.)

**CHILDCARE IS NOT AVAILABLE

**CHILDREN CAN NOT ATTEND CONFERENCE

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/empowered-to-connect-tickets-31599101764

Apr
8
Sat
Empowered to Connect @ Butterfield Assembly of God
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The CALL in Crawford & Sebastian Counties is excited to offer the Empowered To Connect Simulcast in Van Buren! This event will be hosted at Butterfield Assembly of God on April 7 & 8th. The schedule is from 9-5 both days. This is a FREE conference and wonderful way to learn more and earn CEU’s.

What is the Empowered to Connect Conference?
The Empowered To Connect Conference features two days of practical teaching in a safe and supportive community as we work to equip families, churches, and professionals to better serve children impacted by adoption and foster care.


Who should attend the Empowered to Connect Conference?
The conference content is beneficial for adoptive parents, foster parents, potential adoptive or foster parents, and professionals or ministry leaders serving children. (Therapists, teachers, counselors, CASA, DCFS staff, ect.)

**CHILDCARE IS NOT AVAILABLE

**CHILDREN CAN NOT ATTEND CONFERENCE

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/empowered-to-connect-tickets-31599101764

Apr
10
Mon
C/S Information Meeting @ River Valley Community Church
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our community is in a crisis! Here are the current number of children in foster care and the available homes for Crawford & Sebastian Counties. It is clear that we need more homes to care for these children.

Area 2 has 1213 children in foster care

Join us to learn how you can make a difference in the lives of children in foster care through fostering, adopting, volunteering or donating.

Children in foster care
Area 2 – 1213
Crawford – 144
Franklin – 47
Johnson – 56
Logan – 92
Scott – 48
Sebastian – 775
Yell – 51

Available Foster Homes
Area 2 – 199
Crawford – 56
Franklin – 12
Johnson – 9
Logan – 8
Scott – 9
Sebastian – 98
Yell –7
State of Arkansas
5271

Apr
17
Mon
Area 2 Adoption Meet & Greet @ Crossview Christian Church
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This meeting is for approved and OPEN adoptive homes in Area 2. You will meet the adoption specialist, have your questions answered and learn about the children waiting for a forever home.

This is NOT a placement event, children will NOT be present.

You must register and receive a confirmation to attend.

Childcare will not be provided.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/area-2-adoption-meet-greet-tickets-32673211455

Apr
20
Thu
CEU – ADHD & Sensory @ Child Care Aware River Valley
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Child Care Aware River Valley will host a 2 hour CEU class on ADHD & Sensory.

Must Register to attend.

Childcare will NOT be provided.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/foster-parent-ceu-adhd-sensory-tickets-32677530373

 

May
8
Mon
Information Meeting @ Grace Community Church
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
13
Sat
PRIDE Training @ Evangel Temple
May 13 @ 9:00 am – May 28 @ 7:00 pm

Families must attend an Information Meeting and complete background checks before registering for PRIDE training.

Jun
12
Mon
Information Meeting @ TBA
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jul
8
Sat
PRIDE Training @ TBA
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm

Must attend and Information Meeting and complete background checks before registering.

All four days are required July 8, 9 & 23 24

Crawford-Sebastian contact info

The CALL
PO Box 8322
Fort Smith, AR 72902-8322

phone: 479-651-8816

email: crawfordsebastian@thecallinarkansas.org

Megan Scott, County Coordinator