Lake Charles, La. - If you're a foster parent or anyone interested in learning more about child safety and wellbeing, the City of Lake Charles is set to host free workshops on the second Tuesday of each month, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., beginning October 10, 2017.

The "Linked" workshop will take place at Church of the King, located at 2145 Oak Park Blvd, in Lake Charles, with October's workshop concentrating on Risk Reduction Methods of SIDS and Accidental Suffocation.

After a required pre-registration, workshops are free to the public, and also offer food and childcare while foster parents attend training "one hour per workshop," said a media release.

For more details, log onto www.swlafostercare.com where you can register for the workshop, or call 337.491.8735.