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PWNL (Older Child) after hours counselor:+1-888-955-3339


Want to speak with and hear from Barker Staff during Expo Workshops?

Adoption A-Z (11:30-12:30 and 1:30-2:30) Hear about older child adoption and Project Wait No Longer (PWNL), Barker's older child adoption program from Alex Williams, PWNL Outreach Coordinator and Beverly Clarke, PWNL Program Director. Tina Ji, Barker's International Program Director will be speaking about international adoption and all of Barker's international programs. 

Fostering/Adopting the Older Child (11:30-12:30): Learn about the process and experiences of adopting an older child with Beverly Clarke, PWNL Director and a special PWNL family. 

Preparing to Adopt: A Lifelong Journey (11:30-12:30 and 1:30-2:30): During both workshops, Lisa Hughes, International Clinical Specialist and Ann Morrison, Director of Barker's Domestic Infant Program will talk about the journey of adoption: from the beginning of the process to post-adoption services. 

Parent Cafes: Hear from Barker families on topics such as: Domestic infant adoption, older child adoption, transracial adoption, and international adoption. 

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To learn more about domestic infant adoption, click here:

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