Cobb County Foster Adoptive Parent Association, Inc - Outside Resources
 -
Outside Sources for Foster Support
 
Here are some links to resources and additional information regarding foster parenting and adoption via the foster care system in the state of Georgia.  Please note that these websites are not affiliated with Cobb County Foster & Adoptive Parents Association.

Online Training 
(confirm with your RD before
ordering any course)

Additional Outside Resources
 
(food pantry & infant formula)
770-426-7667
 
770-422-8324
 
Cobb Family Resources
(food pantry, income based)
770-428-2601
 
Safe Kids Cobb County
(car seat safety)
770-514-2746
 
Art therapy and other therapeutic services to children and adolescents, families, and groups.
770.726.9589

Kid's Consignment Sales
Consignment Mommies is a TOP RATED consignment sale search engine! All of our listings are completely FREE, so we have the web's most comprehensive listings! Search for sales in your state, by zip code and by weekend.


Tutoring Programs:
 
#1 in Learning Education Services provides free tutoring in Math or Language Arts to students attending one of the following eligible schools: Powder Springs Elementary School, Tapp Middle School, Osborne High School, or Devereux. Children must be attending one of these schools and receiving free or reduced school lunch in order to receive services. The number is 770-850-8466 or 1-866-698-6537 and the web site is www.1inlearning.com.
 
The Math Doctor provides free tutoring in Math to students attending one of the following eligible schools: Powder Springs Elementary School, Tapp Middle School, or Osborne High School. Children must be attending one of these schools and receiving free or reduced school lunch in order to receive services. Parents can speak to the SES coordinator at their child's school or call 770-757-1468 to enroll or for more information.
 
Math SP provides Math tutoring, SAT and ACT preparation classes, and college preparation classes to students. Services are not free, but sometimes scholarships are available. Please call 678-MATH-650 or visit www.MathSP.com for more information.
 
 Online General Education Website
 
This site is a general education website with many resources useful to prospective students and parents interested in advancing their education.


Please encourage the youth in foster care in your home to complete the necessary applications to apply to participate in the program.  Must be ages 16-18 to apply.  Any questions about Orange Duffel Bag should be directed to Monica Jones at mmjoness1@dhr.state.ga.us

The Orange Duffel Bag Foundation provides coaching, training and ongoing mentoring to at-risk youth; support to their guardians and caring adults; and service to the community in a spirit of offering hope and enriching young lives.


Website Builder provided by  Vistaprint