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04
Apr
2019

CHS ADOPTIVE PARENT SKILL-BUILDING GROUP

04-04-2019 5:30 pm -7:30 pm
Free!!!

CHS Fredericksburg Office 4701 Market Street Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Children’s Home Society of Virginia invites adoptive parents and parents with an adoptive placement to join us for a 3 week group that tackles the challenges that often face families parenting hurt children. Participants will get to learn new material, work with our trauma-informed & adoption-competent staff to incorporate this information into your family, and gain the support and knowledge of other adoptive families.

Parents are expected to attend all 3 sessions. Please register later than March 25th.

06
Apr
2019

Spring Family Fun Adventure Camp

04-06-2019 9:30 am -4:30 pm
Free!

Welcome to Eastern Region Day camp! This is a one-day camp with so many fun activities for children and workshops for adults! Food and Vendors as well!

John Murray will be speaking at this event on trauma as well as some other courses on well-being and taking care of yourself, as well as hair care for parents.  Kids will have events such as scavenger hunts, vision boards, working in the gardens and kids of age-friendly activates.

Sponsored by NewFound Families-Virginia, Kids, Kin 'n Caregivers Inc., and Tidewater Friends of Foster Care.

Funded by the Virginia Department of Social Services.           

06
Apr
2019

Parents in the Park

04-06-2019 2:00 pm -4:00 pm
Free

Join CHSVA and fellow adoptive families for parent-led, social meet-ups that will allow families to build relationships within a network of adoptive parents and youth, share experiences, and grow your support systems. These meet-ups are open to any adoptive family or family in the process of pursuing adoption. This includes:

  •   International Adoptions

  •   Infant Adoptions

  •   Foster Care Adoptions

  •   Kinship/Relative Adoptions

06
Apr
2019

Parents in the Park

04-06-2019 2:00 pm -4:00 pm
Free

Join CHSVA and fellow adoptive families for parent-led, social meet-ups that will allow families to build relationships within a network of adoptive parents and youth, share experiences, and grow your support systems. These meet-ups are open to any adoptive family or family in the process of pursuing adoption. This includes:

  •   International Adoptions

  •   Infant Adoptions

  •   Foster Care Adoptions

  •   Kinship/Relative Adoptions

    Attendance is free, please contact your local staff facilitator to get registered!

08
Apr
2019

Woven Parent Support Group Meeting

04-08-2019 7:00 pm -9:00 pm
Free

Support group meeting for adoptive and foster parents and kinship caregivers.

09
Apr
2019

Foster Care Information Session – Northern Virginia

04-09-2019 6:30 pm -8:30 pm
Free

There are nearly 675 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. 

10
Apr
2019

Foster Care Information Session – South Hill

04-10-2019 4:00 pm -6:00 pm
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.

10
Apr
2019

April Foster Care and Adoption Open House

04-10-2019 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
FREE

Please join us at an Open House! Learn about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. Representatives from multiple foster care and adoption agencies in your community will answer your questions.


Funded wholly or in part by the FAM-17-042 Foster & Adoptive Recruitment contract with the Virginia Department of Social Services.

11
Apr
2019

Join C2Adopt for a FREE 2day training Open to Foster/Adoptive Parents and Child Welfare Professionals

04-11-2019 10:00 am - 04-12-2019 3:00 pm
Free

Join C2Adopt for a FREE 2day training

Open to Foster/Adoptive Parents and Child Welfare Professionals

Becoming an Attachment, Adoption and Trauma Competent Healing Parent

Training developed by Jayne Schooler author of Wounded Children, Healing Homes

Presented by Jennifer L. Surratt, LCSW

11
Apr
2019

CHS ADOPTIVE PARENT SKILL-BUILDING GROUP

04-11-2019 5:30 pm -7:30 pm
Free!!!

CHS Fredericksburg Office 4701 Market Street Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Children’s Home Society of Virginia invites adoptive parents and parents with an adoptive placement to join us for a 3 week group that tackles the challenges that often face families parenting hurt children. Participants will get to learn new material, work with our trauma-informed & adoption-competent staff to incorporate this information into your family, and gain the support and knowledge of other adoptive families.

Parents are expected to attend all 3 sessions. Please register later than March 25th.

NewFound Families

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