Please contact a specific agency to inquire about individual training opportunities.
PRIDE Session 1, 2, and 3
Please keep in mind
1.) To qualify for PRIDE registration, all applicants must have completed Orientation, filed an Application, and submitted Fingerprints for enrollment first with an agency of their choice.
2.) Your assigned licensing/adoption worker must register you for the PRIDE Sessions via email with the Kalamazoo County PRIDE registrar, Kathy Block at firstname.lastname@example.org .
3.) In a two caregiver home, both applicants must complete all PRIDE training sessions.
4.) At least 12 hours of PRIDE training must be completed prior to licensure.
5.) All PRIDE trainings must be completed within a 1 ½ years (18 months) of licensure
**PLEASE DO NOT BRING CHILDREN TO PRIDE TRAINING**
There will be topics discussed that are not appropriate for children. Child care is not provided. Lunch will be on your own.