Please Join Us For The Next “Information Night” To Learn More About Fostering/Adoption In Lorain County

The Information Sessions listed below are the required "Session 1" in a 12 course pre-licensing training schedule. As the overview/informtion class, this class will help you understand more about foster care in Lorain County and help you decide if this is right for you and your family.  LCCS offers sessions 2-12 on a quarterly basis (see below for pre-licensing organized by full quarterly training schedule.)

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Tuesday, October 11, 2018

All of the above sessions are held 6PM - 9PM and  will be located at:

LORAIN COUNTY CHILDREN SERVICES,226 Middle Avenue, Elyria,Ohio 44035
Doors Open At 5:45 pm

Completion of the Orientation/Overview Session is Strongly Recommended before proceeding to Session 2-12. Each parent must attend all 36 hours of training although you can attend sessions 2-12  at different times.

Due To Sensitive Information We Ask That No Children Attend

Pre-registration is required. Please call the Family-Based Care Department at 440-329-5340 and let us know you are coming!

If you need a Spanish translator and/or other special accommodations please call Jennie at 440-329-5307 prior to the session so we can arrange it. (Si necesita una persona para traducir en español Por favor de llamar dos día antes de la clase comenzar.)

View the 2018 pre-licensing schedules (all classes):

2018 Pre-licensing 1st quarter schedule

2018 Pre-licensing 2nd quarter schedule

2018 Pre-licensing 3rd quarter schedule

2018 Pre-licensing 4th quarter schedule