September 22, 2015
Each month Project Wait No Longer offers updates and insights through its very popular newsletter.
September 22, 2015
Each month Project Wait No Longer offers updates and insights through its very popular newsletter.  You can sign up to receive it directly in your good old fashioned U.S.P.S. mailbox by emailing Anna Beers at abeers@barkerfoundation.org, or, you can now find it in the Barker Blog.
August 31, 2015
Surina Amin, LGSW - Outreach Coordinator, Project Wait No Longer
PRIDE (Parent Resources for Information, Development and Education) is a nationally recognized training model used for families who are interested in adopting an older child from the foster care system. Classes are held at Barker over a period of 4 Saturday's from 10 am to 4pm.
August 27, 2015
Project Wait No Longer - Older Child Adoption Program
Children who have a history of trauma often struggle academically and the start of a new school year can trigger anxiety.  One of the ways that you can support them is by making their after-school time as positive and stress free as possible.  Please see below for 8 tips from Ashley Tutors that can help you best support your child’s homework experience.
July 21, 2015
Varda Makovsky, Director of Family and Post-Adoption Services
I am very excited that Barker’s Department of Family and Post-Adoption Services is introducing the Barker Book Club for 2015/2016! We decided to create this forum because books are a great way to bring together people with common interests to share ideas and discuss issues of mutual interest and concern.  We have all been in the situation where we have just finished a great book which has raised thoughts and questions, and really want to “process” the contents, but did not have anybody else to share those thoughts with.
July 21, 2015
Each month Project Wait No Longer offers updates and insights through its very popul
June 24, 2015
Each month Project Wait No Longer offers updates and insights through its very popular newsletter.  You can sign up to receive it directly in your good old fashioned U.S.P.S. mailbox by emailing Anna Beers at abeers@barkerfoundation.org, or, you can now find it in the Barker Blog.  This month's issue may be found in its entirety right here, but here is one highlight...
June 10, 2015
Robin Allen, Former Executive Director of The Barker Adoption Foundation
*This article first appeared in Resolve; March 1989 issue; Vol 11 No. 2, and is reprinted, (with the author's changes) with permission of the author.
April 14, 2015
Did you attend The Barker Adoption Foundation’s 70th Annual Conference? PWNL was proud to host an excellent workshop “Keys to Successful Older Child Adoption” by guest speakers, Christen Shepherd & Lisa Highfield, co-authors of the book The Promise. 
March 17, 2015
We are just a few days away from The Barker Foundation’s 70th Annual Conference: The Commitment of a Lifetime! Project Wait No Longer is excited to announce a very special breakout session “Keys to Successful Older Child Adoption: The Story of An Adoptive Mother and Support Worker”.

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