Skip to main content

New and Newsworthy

Be sure to bookmark this page and come back frequently to see all the latest information on current events, resources and training.

Additionally, don’t forget to ‘like’ our Facebook page and visit us often!

What's New

  • Pre-employment Transition Services & Order of Selection Webinar

    This webinar provides an overview of the new pre-employment transition services, what is available now, and how Voc Rehab plans to roll these services out statewide. An overview of the newly enacted Order of Selection will also be provided and a discussion of how the two interact.

  • Indiana's Foster & Adoptive Parents Gain Advocate with New Nonprofit

     

    Indiana’s Foster & Adoptive Parents Gain Advocate with New Nonprofit

    Organization to systematically connect parents and coordinate their input to influence sensible and effective foster and adoptive policies, education, and training 

    Brazil, Indiana, 10/30/17 – Coinciding with National Adoption Month, Kristi Cundiff, founder of the popular Indiana Foster and Adoptive Parents Facebook Group, announces the launch of Indiana Foster and Adoptive Parents Resources and Advocacy Group, Inc., (IFAAP) as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

    “As a parent who has opened my heart to many foster children, I have firsthand experience with the joys and challenges of fostering,” explains Kristi. “Without good support and effective policies, it can be difficult to consistently provide stable, loving homes that will make the most of our children’s potential.”

     

  • Indiana's Foster &

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Kristi Cundiff • Indiana Foster and Adoptive Parents Resources and Advocacy Group, Inc. • 812.605.1341 • Kristi@FosterAndAdoptiveParents.org

     

    Indiana’s Foster & Adoptive Parents Gain Advocate with New Nonprofit

     

    Organization to systematically connect parents and coordinate their input to influence sensible and effective foster and adoptive policies, education, and training

     

    Brazil, Indiana, 10/30/17 – Coinciding with National Adoption Month, Kristi Cundiff, founder of the popular Indiana Foster and Adoptive Parents Facebook Group, announces the launch of Indiana Foster and Adoptive Parents Resources and Advocacy Group, Inc., (IFAAP) as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

     

    “As a parent who has opened my heart to many foster children, I have firsthand experience with the joys and challenges of fostering,” explains Kristi. “Without good support and effective policies, it can be difficult to consistently provide stable, loving homes that will make the most of our children’s potential.”

  • Here's What States Are Doing with Their ESSA Block Grant Money

     

    For decades, district leaders have been clamoring for more say over how they spend their federal money. And when the Every Student Succeeds Act passed back in 2015, it looked like they had finally gotten their wish: a brand-new $1.6 billion block grant that could be used for computer science initiatives, suicide prevention, new band instruments, and almost anything else that could improve students' well-being or provide them with a well-rounded education.