Foster Youth Victims


Each topic area will have a basic training in three locations and one advanced topic.

Basic Topic: Understanding and Effectively Working with Foster Youth Victims

Advanced Topic: Trauma-Informed Care for Foster Youth: The Biology of Trauma and Resilience

p Webinars

The UP Project will also conduct a live webinar for each of the four topic areas. Webinars will be 60 minutes in length, consisting of lecture, live polling, quizzes, interactive discussions, video clips and question and answer time. All web-based trainings will be recorded and archived online for future viewing opportunities.

c Ask-the-Expert Session

Transitional Age Youth (TAY) and the Foster Care System with Michele Bartlett, LCSW, MSW


Office Hours

July 14, 2017 from 1pm to 3pm

Office Hours will be offered by Subject Matter Expert Teresa DeCrescenzo for victim service providers to have one-on-one question and answer time regarding specific practices, strategies and/or unique issues in service delivery.

Email to sign-up for office hours while space is still available.



Effective Service Delivery to Underserved Populations - a series of handouts that will offer strategies for working with each specific victim group. The intent of this resource is provide a tool that will encourage providers to change the way they deliver services to these target groups on each specific topic.

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Upcoming Events

  • We are currently planning events for 2018.
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Technical Assistance

The UP Project is a proud provider of technical assistance to victim service providers in California and works to ensure that all counties are receiving the training and resources necessary to serve the underserved populations. To receive technical assistance please fill out the TA Request Form.

TA Request Form

Practitioners Exchange

A group space online for victim service providers to network, share resources and ideas, and find out the latest training and resource opportunities from the project. The Practitioners Exchange will be hosted using a Google group.

Sign up for the exchange!