Minnesota Child Welfare Training System

Resource Families

Current Training Schedule for Resource Families

Pre-service Trainings

Aitkin County Health and Human Services
2014 1st Street NW
Aitkin, MN 56431

Training Dates:
Module 10: April 14, 2015
Module 11: June 9, 2015
Module 12: August 4, 2015
Agency Contact:
Deb Jensen 218-927-7200

Anoka County Human Services
Anoka County Government Center
2100 3rd Avenue
Anoka, MN 55303

Training Dates:
Module 5: April 9, 2015
Module 6: April 16, 2015
Module 7: April 28, 2015
Module 8: September 15, 2015
Module 9: September 24, 2015
Module 10: October 6, 2015
Module 11: October 13, 2015
Module 12: October 24, 2015
Agency Contact:
Teresa Pfaff 763-422-7144

Carver County Community Social Services
602 East 4th Street
Chaska, MN 55318

Training Dates:
Module 9: April 23, 2015
Module 10 & 11: May 2, 2015
Module 12: May 7, 2015
Agency Contact:
Janice Melton 952-361-1698

Chisago/Pine Counties
Chisago County Health and Human Services

6133 402nd Street
North Branch, MN 55056

Pine County Health and Human Services
635 Northridge Drive NW
Pine City, MN 55063

Training Dates:
Module 8: April 13, 2015 (Chisago)
Module 9: May 11, 2015 (Pine)
Agency Contacts:
Laurie Karp 651-213-5611 (Chisago)
Nikki Wiener 320-591-1614 (Pine)

Dakota County Social Services
Western Service Center
14955 Galaxie Avenue
Apple Valley, MN 55124

Training Dates:
Module 9: April 13, 2015
Module 10: April 30, 2015
Module 11: May 14, 2015
Module 12: May 21, 2015
Agency Contact
: Diane Stang 952-891-7487

Fond du Lac Human Services
927 Trettel Lane
Cloquet, MN 55720

Training Dates:
Module 4: May 4, 2015
Module 5: May 18, 2015
Module 6: June 1, 2015
Module 7: June 15, 2015
Module 8: August 3, 2015
Module 9: September 7, 2015
Module 10: October 5, 2015
Module 11: November 2, 2015
Module 12: December 7, 2015
Agency Contact:
Kendra Robinson 218-878-2142 or
Nicole Buckanaga 218-878-2169

Hennepin County Health Services Building
525 Portland Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Training Dates:
Modules 5/6: April 25, 2015
Modules 7/8: May 2, 2015
Modules 9/10: May 9, 2015
Modules 11/12: May 16, 2015
Agency Contact:
Lucius Luther 612-348-2249
Kandiyohi County Family Services

2200-23rd Street NE
Willmar, MN 56201

Training Dates:
Module 9: April 15, 2015
Module 10: April 27, 2015
Module 11: April 29, 2015
Module 12: May 7, 2015
Agency Contact:
Lynnette Beuning 320-231-7800, Ext. 2462

Koochiching County Community Services
1000 5th Street
International Falls, MN 56649

Training Dates:
Module 9: May 7, 2015
Module 10: September 17, 2015
Module 11: October 19, 2015
Module 12: November 16, 2015
Agency Contact:
Derek Lunser 218-283-7014

McLeod County Social Service Center
1805 Ford Avenue North
Glencoe, MN 55336

Training Dates:
Module 11: April 21, 2015
Module 12: May 19, 2015
Agency Contact:
Amy Berry 320-864-1313

Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate Street
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Training Dates:
Module 4: April 14, 2015
Module 5: May 5, 2015
Module 6: May 28, 2015
Module 7: June 28, 2015
Module 8: August 6, 2015
Module 9: August 26, 2015
Module 10: September 9, 2015
Module 11: September 30, 2015
Module 12: October 27, 2015
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Red Lake Children and Family Services
15816 Main Avenue
Red Lake, MN 56671

Training Dates:
Modules 7/8: April 18, 2015
Modules 9/10: May 2, 2015
Modules 11/12: TBD
Agency Contact:
Sue Antone 218-679-1670

Rice/Steele Counties
Rice County Social Services

320 NW Third Street
Faribault, MN 55021

Steele County Human Services
630 Florence Avenue
Owatonna, MN 55060

Training Dates:
Modules 7/8: April 11, 2015 (Rice)
Module 9: April 30, 2015 (Steele)
Module 10: May 12, 2015 (Rice)
Module 11: May 26, 2015 (Steele)
Module 12: June 2, 2015 (Rice)
Agency Contacts:
Cheryl Marek (Rice) 507-332-5964
Tracy Ruiter(Steele) 507-444-7544

Sherburne County Government Center
13880 Business Center Drive
Elk River, MN 55330

Training Dates:
Modules 5/6: April 18, 2015
Modules 7/8: September 12, 2015
Modules 9/10: October 24, 2015
Modules 11/12: November 14, 2015
Agency Contact:
Suzanne Hulett 763-765-4033

Washington County Government Center
14949 62nd Street North
Stillwater, MN 55082

Training Dates:
Module 10: April 17, 2015
Modules 11/12: May 5, 2015
Agency Contact:
Anne Fildes 651-275-7259

Winona County Community Services
County Office Building
202 West 3rd Street
Winona, MN 55987

Training Dates:
Modules 5/6: April 25, 2015
Modules 7/8: May 30, 2015
Modules 9/10: June 13, 2015
Modules 11/12: August 29, 2015
Agency Contact:
Jenny Losinski 507-457-6247

Wright County Human Services
10 Second Street NW
Buffalo, MN 55313
Training Dates:

Module 9: May 14, 2015
Agency Contact:
Marisa Ferguson 763-682-7494

Specialized and Related Training

Planning for Adult Success (six hours)

Date: May 9, 2015
Cass Lake High School
15308 State Highway 371 NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633
Agency Contact:
Robin Schmidt 218-333-8317

Supporting Children Exposed to Domestic Violence (three hours)
Date: April 28, 2015
Chisago County Health and Human Services
North Branch Office
6133 402nd Street
North Branch, MN 55056
Agency Contact:
Laurie Karp 651-213-5611

Diffusing Crisis (six hours)

Dates: June 2, 2015 (Part 1), June 3, 2015 (Part 2)
Hennepin County Health Services Building
525 Portland Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Agency Contact:
Lucius Luther 612-348-2249

Introduction to FASD (three hours)

Date: May 6, 2015
Hennepin County Health Services Building
525 Portland Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Agency Contact:
Lucius Luther 612-348-2249

Introduction to Mental Health (three hours)

Date: April 14, 2015
Hennepin County Health Services Building
525 Portland Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Agency Contact:
Lucius Luther 612-348-2249

Introduction to Mental Health (three hours)

Date: April 14, 2015
Hubbard County Social Services
301 Court Avenue
Park Rapids, MN 56470
Agency Contact:
Jayne Mills 218-732-2413

Significance of Substance Abuse (three hours)

Date: April 16, 2015
Olmsted County Community Services
2117 Campus Drive SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Agency Contact:
Michelle Freiderich 507-328-6413

Concurrent Permanency Planning (three hours)

Date: May 27, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

SUIDS/AHT (two hours)

Date: April 16, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

SUIDS/AHT (two hours)

Date: June 10, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Domestic Violence (three hours)

Date: June 23, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Introduction to Mental Health (three hours)

Date: May 7, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Introduction to Mental Health (three hours)

Date: June 25, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Family Reunification thru Visitation (three hours)

Date: May 14, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Introduction to FASD (three hours)

Date: May 13, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Significance of Substance Abuse (three hours)

Date: June 11, 2015
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Caring for Children Who Have Experienced Trauma (fourteen hours)

Dates: April 22, 2015 (Part 1), April 23, 2015 (Part 2)
Ramsey County Human Services
Bigelow Building
450 Syndicate St N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Agency Contact:
Inas Elansary 651-266-4212

Introduction to FASD (three hours)

Date: May 12, 2015
Scott County Health and Human Services
200 4th Avenue West
Shakopee, MN 55379
Agency Contact:
Julie Malecha 952-496-8729

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