Parent

The Journey to Become a Pathway Family Resource Parent

Initial Phone Interview

TELL US MORE ABOUT YOURSELF

We will ask for personal information such as your name, address, and phone number. We will also provide information on the licensing/certification process.

Complete Applications

DOJ – FBI – CACI

We give you the forms to take to a Live Scan
facility. If there are delays or exemptions needed, we will help guide you through.

Await Background Clearance

DOJ – FBI – CACI

We give you the forms to take to a Live Scan
facility. If there are delays or exemptions needed, we will help guide you through.

Complete Home Inspection

HOME SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT

We will look over your home to assure it is safe for children. There is a checklist that we will guide you through. We might do a couple inspections to ensure your home is ready.

Initial Service Training

12 – HOURS PRE- SERVICES TRAINING

You are required to complete a total of 6 Hrs. of online training and 6 Hrs. of live instruction (either in person or virtually) Session subjects include: placement process, trauma informed care, prudent parenting, and more.

Detailed Family Evaluation and Written Report

INTERVIEWS & QUESTIONNAIRES

The assessment is extensive — but usually not difficult — and gives you an opportunity to think about yourself, your interests, and your motivations. This helps us ensure that the right kids are placed in the right homes.

When this is completed:  Congratulations!  It’s Time to Change Lives!