Training Schedule for Prospective Operators of Family Child Care Homes

Times of the trainings listed below are as follows:

Western Region - Family Sessions:  9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Northeast Region:  10 a.m. to noon, or 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. (will be offered only if the morning session is full)

Central Region:  9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Southeast Region:  9 a.m. to noon, or 1 to 4 p.m.
 

2018 ORIENTATION TRAINING SCHEDULE FOR CERTIFIED FACILITIES

DATE OF TRAINING LOCATION DATE REGISTRATION OPENS REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS TRAINING SITE ADDRESS
September 6, 2018 Pittsburgh N/A

Email us!  
(MUST include full name, current address, phone number, email address)

or call 800-222-2149

Brunner Building
11 Stanwix Street,
Room 250
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

September 19, 2018

 

Scranton N/A Call 570-963-4371
or 800-222-2108
Scranton State Office Building
100 Lackawanna Avenue
Conference Room B3
Scranton, PA 18503
September 12, 2018 Harrisburg N/A

Call 717-772-7078 or 800-222-2117

PaTTAN
6340 Flank Drive
Room TBD
Harrisburg, PA 17112

September 12, 2018 Philadelphia N/A Register online
 
801 Market Street
Betsy Ross Room
Phila. PA 19107
 
October 10, 2018 Scranton N/A Call 570-963-4371
or 800-222-2108

Scranton State Office Building
100 Lackawanna Avenue
Conference Room B3
Scranton, PA 18503

October 9, 2018 Selinsgrove N/A  Call 717-772-7078
or 800-222-2117
 
Selinsgrove Community Center Training Center
Room 150
1000 Route 522
Selinsgrove, PA 17870
October 10, 2018 Philadelphia N/A Register online!
 
801 Market Street
Betsy Ross Room
Phila. PA 19107
 
October 24, 2018 Hollidaysburg N/A Email us!
(MUST include full name, current address, phone number, email address)

or call 814-696-6176
Hollidaysburg Veterans Home 

(directions)
 
October 4, 2018 Erie N/A

Email us!
(MUST include full name, current address, phone number, email address)

or call 800-222-2149

NW Regional Keys
8323 West 12th Street
Erie, PA 16505

 November 7, 2018 Philadelphia N/A

Register online!

801 Market Street
Betsy Ross Room
Phila. PA 19107

November 8, 2018 Pittsburgh N/A

Email us!
(MUST include full name, current address, phone number, email address)

or call 800-222-2149

Brunner Building
11 Stanwix Street, Room 250
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
 

November 14, 2018 Scranton N/A

Call 570-963-4371
or 800-222-2108

Scranton State Office Building
100 Lackawanna Avenue
Conference Room B3
Scranton, PA 18503
 
November 7, 2018 Harrisburg N/A

Call 717-772-7078 or 800-222-2117

PaTTAN
6340 Flank Drive
Room TBD
Harrisburg, PA 17112

December 6, 2018 Pittsburgh N/A  Email us!
(MUST include full name, current address, phone number, email address)

or call 800-222-2149
 

Brunner Building
11 Stanwix Street,
Room 250
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
 
December 12, 2018 Hollidaysburg N/A Email us!
(MUST include full name, current address, phone number, email address)

or call 814-696-6176

Hollidaysburg Veterans Home 
(directions

December  5, 2018   Scranton  N/A Call 570-963-4371
or 800-222-2108
Scranton State Office Building
100 Lackawanna Avenue
Conference Room B3
Scranton, PA 18503
 
December 11, 2018 Selinsgrove N/A  Call 717-772-7078
or 800-222-2117
 
Selinsgrove Community Center Training Center
Room 150
1000 Route 522
Selinsgrove, PA 17870
December 5, 2018 Philadelphia  N/A Register online!
 
801 Market Street
Betsy Ross Room
Phila. PA 19107
 

 **NO FOOD OR DRINK IS PERMITTED IN CLASSROOMS**

PREREQUISITE FOR FAMILY CHILD CARE HOMES ORIENTATION

Anyone who registers for Family Child Care Home in-person orientation must first complete the online portion of the orientation within the previous year.  You will NOT be admitted to the in-person session without proof of completion of the online session (no exceptions).
 

FAMILY CHILD CARE HOMES ONLINE REGISTRATION

 

DHS Orientation:  Opening a Family Child Care Home

 

More information

If internet accessibility is not available,register by calling 1-800-222-2149 for Pittsburgh and other non-Hollidaysburg locations or 814-696-6176 for the Hollidaysburg location. 

  • You cannot attend any in-person session unless you are pre-registered.
  • If you are more than 15 minutes late, you will not receive a certificate of attendance.
  • IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND, PLEASE CALL THE APPROPRIATE OFFICE TO CANCEL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE SO THAT OTHERS MAY ATTEND.
  • Please make appropriate child care arrangements for your children.  This will allow for you and other participants to be fully attentive during the session.  Anyone who is not participating in the orientation may not remain in the classroom or on the floor.
     

Directions to the Hollidaysburg Veterans' Home 

The Hollidaysburg Veterans’ Home does not have its own address. It is located directly across the street from Golden Orthotics & Prosthetics, 1792 Old Route 220 North, Duncansville, PA 16635.

At the traffic light, you will see an orange sign that says “Hollidaysburg Veterans’ Home Entrance." After turning onto the Veterans’ Home grounds, you will see a dark brown brick building to your left; you may park on either side of that building and enter the side door. Signs will direct you to which room where the orientation will be held.