Los Angeles County DCFS has a limited number of scholarships available for select parents and workers to attend the NACAC conference — Thursday, July 30 to Saturday, August 1, with an all-day pre-conference session by Dr. Dan Siegel on Wednesday, July 29.
Scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Click here for information on all the sessions, the conference schedule.
Scholarships are open to parents who meet at least one of the following criteria:
- Are adoptive parents who adopted through Los Angeles County DCFS or a Foster Family Agency serving the county
- Are state-licensed (not certified) foster parents serving Los Angeles County
- Are relative or non-relative extended family member (NREFM) caregivers serving children through Los Angeles County DCFS
DCFS Staff Scholarships:
The DCFS staff scholarships are open to all staff of Los Angeles County DCFS. The scholarship covers registration fees for the pre-conference session by Dr. Dan Siegel on Wednesday, July 29, and registration for the conference on Thursday and Friday. It does not cover Saturday’s workshops or luncheon, although attendees can pay their own way to attend on Saturday if they’d like.