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09
Dec
2019

Adoption & Foster Care Group: A Year in Review

12-09-2019 7:00 pm -8:00 pm
Free

Peer-to-peer support for women walking through every step of foster care and ADOPTION & FOSTER CARE . Supporting and educating women as we acclimate to life (in any season) with foster and adoptive children.

Offering the opportunity to validate experiences, share resources, and gain support and encouragement.

Our programs are FREE and OPEN to the public. See details below for information regarding our FREE childcare, up to age four.

Children under one can stay right with you. For children between the ages of one and four, we offer FREE on-site childcare.
Sign up at this link: http://www.themotherhoodcollective.org/freechildcare

10
Dec
2019

Understanding ACEs to Build Resilience training

12-10-2019 1:00 pm -3:00 pm
Free

No Registration... Please Arrive Promptly

10
Dec
2019

2019 Richmond LFSVA Foster Care and Adoption Information Meeting

12-10-2019 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Free

Are you thinking about becoming an adoptive or foster parent?

Childhood doesn't wait! There are hundreds of children in Virginia who are waiting for loving foster or adoptive homes. Could yours be one?

Join us for one of our monthly information meetings!

11
Dec
2019

Foster Care Information Session – South Hill

Free

There are nearly 450 children in foster care in our region that are in need of a home. Attend our information session to learn more about how you can help by becoming a foster parent. Our information session requires no commitment. During our time together we’ll provide more details about the children and teens we serve, as well as the extensive training and comprehensive support UMFS provides along the way. 

12
Dec
2019

Talking with your child about Adoption

12-12-2019 6:30 pm -8:30 pm
35$ A person for NON C2 participants

Talking With Your Child About Adoption: Required of all C2Adopt clients during the home study process. Information about

how to address discussions with your child and others about adoption. Thursdays from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.


For non-C2 client participants - $35/person

14
Dec
2019

Looking Good (Foster Family Portraits)

12-14-2019 10:00 am -4:00 pm
Free
A PORTRAIT EVENT FOR FOSTER CARE YOUTH, FOSTER CARE FAMILIES, PROJECT HOPE FAMILIES AND YOUTH, AND INVITED GUESTS.

This is your opportunity to have a free, professional, individual or family portrait made for the holidays. Our team of outstanding volunteer portrait photographers (Ramone Permel, Jennifer Vetter, Jon Limtiaco, and Adelaide Rooney) will make you look your best for your portrait. Portraits will be retouched and printed while you wait so you will walk away with a finished work of art.
16
Dec
2019

Foster Parent Information Session – Lynchburg

Free

There are nearly 300 children in foster care in our region that are in need of a home. Attend our information session to learn more about how you can help by becoming a foster parent. Our information session requires no commitment. During our time together we’ll provide more details about the children and teens we serve, as well as the extensive training and comprehensive support UMFS provides along the way.

17
Dec
2019

Information Meeting- Truro Anglican Church, Fairfax

12-17-2019 6:00 pm -8:00 pm
Free

We invite you to discover all the adoption programs we offer. We'll provide a snapshot of these programs and offer information on the children who are waiting for a safe, loving family. You will also learn how to make adoption more affordable with grants, loans, and tax credits.

Contact etouhey@bethany.org for more info
17
Dec
2019

Birth Parent & Adult Adoptee Support Group

12-17-2019 6:00 pm
Free

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.

NewFound Families

Adoption, Foster, and Kinship Association
P.O.Box 85
Ashland, VA 23005
1-888-2FOSTER
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