Current Events

FYSCP event participation is limited to Foster Youth Services Coordinating Programs unless specifically noted.

Advanced registration is required. Late registrations are not guaranteed entry into virtual events.

FYSCP Webinars & Community of Practice

In order to maintain an atmosphere of collaboration and transparency, FYSCP TAP webinars and meetings are not recorded unless it's specifically noted below. We encourage you to join events as scheduled.  Slides and resources provided during webinars will be made available.

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FYSCP Community of Practice

Presenters: TAP Team & FYSCPs


Sessions have concluded for the 2023-24 school year and will resume in the fall.


Description: The Foster Youth Services Coordinating Program (FYSCP) Community of Practice (CoP) is a casual meeting space open to all FYSCP Coordinators and FYSCP program staff. The meeting is to connect with FYSCP colleagues and members of the Technical Assistance Program (TAP) team to discuss relevant and valuable topics important to the FYSCP community. An FYSCP program is also selected for each meeting to share and highlight their work with attendees.


If you have a hot topic idea or want to be placed on the program spotlight list for upcoming meetings, please reach out to Mindy Corless at corless_mindy@lacoe.edu.


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Trauma Responsive Practices for Schools

In order to maintain an atmosphere of collaboration and transparency, FYSCP TAP webinars and meetings are not recorded unless it's specifically noted below. We encourage you to join events as scheduled.  Slides and resources provided during webinars will be made available.

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Trauma Responsive Schools: The Four Pillars Virtual Training Series

The four pillars of trauma responsive schools are essential to understanding the impact of trauma on students in foster care and our community at large. FYSCP TAP is offering a four-part virtual series for FYSCP staff and partners.  

Sessions have concluded for the 2023-24 school year. If you have questions, please contact Mindy Corless at corless_mindy@lacoe.edu.

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FYSCP Regional Meetings 

Regional meeting attendance is a grant requirement for all FYSCPs. The meetings are intended for the FYSCP primary coordinator contact. Additional FYSCP staff may attend as needed. The FYSCP coordinator should attend the meeting for their designated region whenever possible and may attend one regional meeting for each fall and spring session. The primary FYSCP Coordinator contact must download the Notice of Designee Participation for Required Event Form and send a completed copy to the CDE team at fosteryouth@cde.ca.gov if they are not attending a required event.


Notice of Designee Participation for Required Event Form

Regional Map

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Please register at least one week prior to your meeting date. Click on the registration link for each meeting to view location details and suggested hotels.

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Fall 2024 FYSCP Regional Meetings

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Spring 2025 FYSCP Regional Meetings

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FYSCP Statewide Meetings

Statewide meeting attendance is a grant requirement for all FYSCPs. The meeting is for the FYSCP primary coordinator or designated FYSCP staff only. The primary FYSCP Coordinator contact must download the Notice of Designee Participation for Required Event Form and send a completed copy to the CDE team at fosteryouth@cde.ca.gov if they are not attending a required event.


Notice of Designee Participation for Required Event Form

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Fall 2024 FYSCP Statewide Coordinators Meeting

Date: December 10, 2024

Location: Sacramento


Spring 2025 FYSCP Statewide Coordinators Meeting

Date: April 9, 2025 (Tentative)

Location: Anaheim

This meeting is tentatively scheduled immediately following the CFYETF Education Summit.

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Other Events

The events below are not associated with the FYSCP Technical Assistance Program. Refer to the event websites for additional details and updates.

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Blueprint for Success Conference

Dates: October 27-29, 2024

Location: Los Angeles

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CFYETF CA Foster Youth Education Summit

Dates: April 7-8, 2025

Location: Hyatt Regency Orange

Attendance is a grant requirement for all FYSCPs.

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CA Association of Supervisors of Child Welfare and Attendance (CASCWA) Conference

Dates: April 28-30, 2025

Location: San Diego

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Boost Conference

Dates: April 29-May 2, 2025

Location: Palm Springs

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