Milwaukee County Child Protective Services (MCPS) Child Abuse and Neglect Training for Mandated Reporters MCPS Offered Training: The Department of Children and Families (DCF) offers joint training and informational sessions including MCPS Mandated Reporter Training and Wisconsin Works (W-2) Informational sessions. Located at MCPS office: 635 N. 26th St, Milwaukee, WI 53233 2017 Training Schedule Friday, May 26th W-2 session 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. MCPS Mandated Reporter Training session 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, August 18th W-2 session 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. MCPS Mandated Reporter Training session 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, November 10th W-2 session 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. MCPS Mandated Reporter Training session 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. On-Site Mandated Reporter Training: Organizations may request an on-site mandated reporter training. Other trainings provided upon request. Contact Jessica Kotsakis, Community Liaison, DCFMilwaukeeCPSCommunityLiaison@wisconsin.gov to request training information. Online training: Provide by the Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional System . Foster and Adoptive Parent Orientation If you have ever thought of becoming a foster or adoptive parent, now is the time to take the first step. MCPS has two agencies that recruit, license, and support foster parents. Your first step is to go to one of the orientation sessions. Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Community Service, phone 414-KID-HERO (543-4376). Orientation Schedule . SaintA, phone 855-GROW HOPE (855-476-9467) Training (Orientation) Calendar . Foster Care Coordinator: Melissa Dombrowski-Boling, e-mail: mailto: firstname.lastname@example.org . Milwaukee Child Welfare Partnership provides initial and ongoing training for foster parent licensing. Some classes may be open to unlicensed relative caregivers and adoptive parents.