All Children - All Families: Online Learning Offerings

WEBINAR SERIES TRACKS

Register for Track 1: Core Curriculum


These webinars will be offered live monthly from October 2019 until June 2020 at no cost. At that time, a recorded version will also be offered for on-demand viewing on ACAF's webinar archive.

Note: Each webinar is eligible for 1.5 CEs from the National Association of Social Workers. Participants will be given access to the website for purchasing these CEs in a follow-up email after attending the webinar. 

  • Introduction to LGBTQ Cultural Competency
  • Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Parents
  • Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Youth in Out-of-Home Care

 

Register for Track 2: Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Parents


The webinars in the "LGBTQ Parent Track" of the All Children - All Families Webinar Series focus on topics most applicable to those in parent-serving roles. Each is available at no cost. It is highly recommended that participants attend the "Introduction to LGBTQ Competency" and "Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Parents" Core Curriculum webinars (or their equivalent) prior to attending those in this track.

Note: Recorded versions of the webinars will be available for on-demand viewing on ACAF's webinar archive after each is delivered live.

  • LGBTQ Adult Experiences & Perceptions on Foster Care & Adoption: Findings from 2019 Survey
  • Fighting Back Against "License to Discriminate" Legislation
  • Innovative Strategies for LGBTQ Parent Recruitment & Engagement

 

Register for Track 3: Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Youth


The webinars in the "At the Intersection" LGBTQ Youth Track of the All Children - All Families Webinar Series focus on topics most applicable to those in youth-serving roles. Each is available at no cost. It is highly recommended that participants attend the "Introduction to LGBTQ Competency" and "Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Youth" Core Curriculum webinars (or their equivalent) prior to attending those in this track.

Note: Recorded versions of the webinars will be available for on-demand viewing on ACAF's webinar archive after each is delivered live. 

  • ​Advancing Change To Promote Well-Being With LGBTQ Youth Of Color Impacted By Child Welfare And Juvenile Justice Systems
  • Creating an Atmosphere of Affirmation & Love for Trans Youth: Lessons from Former Foster Youth Turned Adoptive Parent 
  • Advocating for LGBTQ Youth with Disabilities: A Guide on Supporting LGBTQ Students with an IEP or 504 Plan
  • LGBTQ Youth Mental Health Today: Findings and Resources from Trevor Project
  • How You Can Make a Difference - Panel Discussion with LGBTQ Foster Care Alumni

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to participate in ACAF's online learning offerings and what is the cost?
Our webinars are free and available to all who are interested.

Do I need to register in advance?
Everyone intending on participating in a webinar should register​ in advance​ using the registration link that corresponds with their selected webinar session.

Do I need to be at a computer of my own, or can I participate with a team (e.g. in a conference room together)?
As ACAF webinars are designed to be interactive with polls throughout and a quiz at the end, we encourage attendees to login at individual computers rather than viewing the webinars as a group.

What are the technical requirements to participate in ACAF's online learning offerings?
The confirmation email you receive after registering for a webinar will include easy step-by-step directions on how to join the webinar. Click here to view system requirements.

Do the ACAF online learning offerings offer Continuing Education Credits?
At this time, each of ACAF's Core Curriculum webinars are eligible for 1.5 continuing education credits from the National Association of Social Workers (Introduction to LGBTQ Cultural Competency, Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Parents & Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Youth in Out-of-Home Care).

What if I missed the webinar?
ACAF has an archive of our online learning offerings available.

What if my question is not listed?
You can send inquiries and feedback to acaf@hrc.org.