For almost 20 years, Brigid Collins has provided services for foster children. Today, we proudly partner with Fostering Together and Olive Crest to support our local fostering community.

Together, we strive to give children who were abused and uprooted a sense of belonging and an opportunity to heal. It also provides foster parents with the support they need to continue the crucial and caring work they do every day.

Brigid Collins fostering support services include:

  • Information, support and case management  

Partnering with Fostering Together for:

  • Foster & Adoptive Parent Association   
  • Fostering Together monthly trainings 
  • Fun Fridays monthly program for children

Fostering Together Caregiver Continuing Education 

Whatcom County:

Free monthly training for licensed foster parents, relative caregivers and adoptive parents.  
4th Friday of each month 6:00-8:30 pm
Meal and childcare included.
Brigid Collins Family Support Center - Bellingham Office
1231 N. Garden St., Bellingham

Take advantage of the opportunity to speak with other foster and adoptive parents to find out what resources are available in our community.  

For more information call Shala Crow at (360) 220-3785 or email at shala-crow@olivecrest.org.

Please RSVP for childcare and meal.

Skagit County: 

Free monthly training for licensed foster parents, relative caregivers and adoptive parents.  
1st Monday of each month 5:30-7:30 pm
Meal and childcare included.
Crossroad Covenant Church
Common Ground                                                                                                                                                                                                           351 Pease Rd., Burlington

Take advantage of the opportunity to speak with other foster and adoptive parents to find out what resources are available in our community.  

For more information call Christina Urtasun at (360) 720-0969 or email at christina-urtasun@olivecrest.org.

Please RSVP for childcare and meal. 

For more information about Fostering Together or becoming a Foster Parent, visit their website at fosteringtogether.org