You can listen to recordings of previous NYSCCC parent group conference calls by dialing 712-432-1590, entering the Access code (445277#), and the reference number for the call you want to listen to. (see chronological list below).
NYSCCC Parent Group Conference Call Recordings
January 2013: School Stability for Children in Foster Care - Kai-lin Hsu, Esq., The Kathryn A. McDonald Education Advocacy Pro Advocacy Project. Legal Aid Society, Reference Code: 19
October 2012: Update On NYSCCC Lawsuit re: Foster Boarding Home Rates - Leah Ramos, Esq, Morrison & Foerster LLP. Reference code 18.
September 2012: Low Cost, Sure to Please Events and Training for Your Parent Group - Karen Kelley, Hillside Children's Center. Reference code 17.
June 2012: Making Kinship Placements Work for Kids and Families - Gerard Wallace, NYS Kinship Navigator. Reference code 16.
April 2012: The importance of Partnerships between Birth and Foster Parents – Sabra Jackson, Parent Advocate, Child Welfare Organizing Project. Reference code 15.
March 2012: Post Adoption Services, What’s happening in NY State? – Marie Dolfi, NYSCCC Western Vice President; and Patricia Bryant, NYS OCFS. Reference code 14.
January 2012: Developing and Hosting a Parent Group Sponsored Conference - Elvira Northington, President, Erie County Foster and Adoptive Parent Advisory Board. Reference code 13.
November 2011: Trauma Informed Parenting - Sue Badeau, National Child Traumatic Stress Network. Reference Code 12. You may contact Sue with any questions after listening to the call at email@example.com.
October 2011: Preventing and Surviving Allegations of Maltreatment. Don Bowersox, Deputy Commissioner, Broome County Dept. of Social Services. Reference Code: 11
September 2011: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Deb Fox, NYS Dept. of Health. Reference Code: 10
July 2011: Free Online Training for NYS Foster and Adoptive Parents. Helen Shin, CDHS. Reference Code: 9
March 2011: Parenting and Fostering Teens. Loretta Tayar, Foster/Adoptive Parent. Reference Code: 7
January 2011: How do you Know (and provide support) if a Child in your Home is Gay? Ellen Kahn, Human Rights Campaign. Reference Code: 6
November 2010 - What your Local Parent Education and Training Center can do for YOU. Roxane Carpenter, The Family Resource Network. Reference Code: 5
October 2010 - NYSCCC Update and Creating Parent Group Warm Lines, Dawn Corrigan, Foster and Adoptive Family Support Services. Reference Code: 4
September 2010 - Visiting The Ohio Attachment and Bonding Center, Deb and Tim Maloney, Jefferson County Adoptive Parents. Reference Code: 3
July 2010 - Parent Group Fundraising Tips and Strategies; Misty Purdy, Treasurer, Strong Kids Safe Kids of Chemung County, Reference Code: 2
June 2010 - Parent Group Roles in Developing Agency Retention/Recruitment plans; Susie Collins, NYSCCC; Reference Code: 1
April 2010 - Engaging and Rejuvenating Parent Group Membership, Antoinette Sumter Cotman, Share Family Resources. Reference code: 0.