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Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Event date Monday, July 15, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Event End Date Monday, July 15, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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This support group is free and available to any adult adoptee or any parent who has placed a child for adoption regardless of when, how or with another agency. This group is also open and available to anyone contemplating adoption for their child as an opportunity to speak with others who have lived the experience. Extended family members are also welcome to attend. The group is led by a social worker, who is also a birth mother and an adoptee.

Event date Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Event End Date 07-16-2019
Per person registration fee Free
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s God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Event date Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Event End Date Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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Ever wondered what it would be like to be a foster parent? Learn about the process, training and requirements. No pressure, just information to help you make an informed decision. For more information or to RSVP, contact Michelle Wright at (540) 444-0566 or email MichelleW@HopeTreeFS.org. 

Event date Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Event End Date Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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Join the National Resource Center for Healthy Marriage and Families (Resource Center) for a new webinar that highlights the importance of self-care especially for those working in the human services field. Human service staff are constantly exposed to emotionally demanding situations that can eventually affect their own health, personal relationships, and ability to serve their clients. This can lead to what is commonly referred to as compassion fatigue.Human service providers and administrators also face high amounts of job-related stress, especially when helping with children and families that have or are experiencing abuse or neglect. This work can put staff at risk of secondary trauma or secondary traumatic stress.

Join us to learn how healthy relationship strategies have been utilized within organizations to improve staff well-being and promote self-care. Speakers will discuss strategies for navigating stressors to prevent burnout at work and maintain healthy relationships at home. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about free research-based resources and technical assistance available to help you and your agency better support families including your own.

Presenters:

  • Lisa Tieszen, M.A., LICSW, Senior Partner, Resilience Works
  • Karen Johnson, LCSW, Senior Director, Trauma Informed Services, National Council for Behavioral Health

Facilitator: Robyn Cenizal, Director, National Resource Center for Healthy Marriage and Families

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Event date Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Event End Date Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 276-790-3720 or email JasonM@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Event date Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Event End Date Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Event date Monday, August 12, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Event End Date Monday, August 12, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Event date Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Event End Date Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.

Event date Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Event End Date Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Per person registration fee Free
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UMFS Welcomes You to Campus Get a peek behind the scenes and learn more about UMFS. Join us for a free tour of the Richmond campus. You'll learn a bit about our history, hear stories about the high-risk children, teens, and families we serve, and get an update on the ways our Richmond campus will be changing over the next several years. All are welcome. UMFS is located at 3900 W. Broad St in Richmond.

Event date 08-14-2019
Event End Date 08-14-2019
Per person registration fee Free
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Adoption, Foster, and Kinship Association
P.O.Box 85
Ashland, VA 23005
1-888-2FOSTER
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