Hope Community Services is a state contracted provider agency to deliver the required training for you to become a foster, kinship or adoptive parent. Foster, adoptive and kinship parents must attend an Orientation and Pre-service Training classes to become licensed.  Once licensed, foster and adoptive parents must complete six hours of Advanced Training Educational Workshops to remain in licensing compliance.

Training Dates

Pre-Service Trainings

English Pre-Service Training Schedule

Spanish Pre-Service Training Schedule

For more information or to register for a class, please contact Jennifer Courtemash at 623-848-8863 or by email at

Training Resources

Pre-Service Training Materials

English Pre-Service Training Handouts

Spanish Pre-Service Training Handouts