Summer P.R.I.D.E. TRAINING Session 3 out of 4

Prospective Adoptive Parent Training for Prospective Parent Project Wait No Longer-Older Child Adoption from Foster Care

Saturday, July 23, 2022 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

June 25, July 16, July 23, and August 6, 2022 Hours: 10:00am to 4:00pm                                                                                                                                                                                              

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ONLINE - Adoption Information Meeting 8/1

General Adoption Information Meeting for Prospective Parent Project Wait No Longer-Older Child Adoption from Foster Care, General Adoption Information Meeting for Prospective Parent International Adoption, General Adoption Information Meeting for Prospective Parent Domestic Adoption

Monday, August 1, 2022 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Agency staff will describe each of our programs. You will also hear from a family, who has completed the process speak about their experiences and answer questions.

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Summer P.R.I.D.E. TRAINING Session 4 out of 4

Prospective Adoptive Parent Training for Prospective Parent Project Wait No Longer-Older Child Adoption from Foster Care

Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

June 25, July 16, July 23, and August 6, 2022 Hours: 10:00am to 4:00pm                                                                                                                                                                                              

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August Parents of Adopted Young Adults Monthly Support Group

Support/Discussion Groups for Adoptive Parent

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 7:00pm

This discussion group is targeted to the needs of parents of young adults who are beyond high school age 18+, and will focus on issues related to young adulthood. The group is facilitated by a Barker staff social worker.

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Barker Annual Conference: Race & Identity Development in Adoption

Educational Workshops, Professional In-Service Training, Annual Conference for Adoptive Parent, Educational Workshops, Professional In-Service Training, Annual Conference for Adult Adoptee, Educational Workshops, Professional In-Service Training, Annual Conference for Professional

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 12:00pm to 4:30pm

Barker Annual Conference Race & Identity Development in Adoption 4 CAT 1 CEU available

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August 2022 Older Child Adoption Information Meeting

General Adoption Information Meeting for Prospective Parent Project Wait No Longer-Older Child Adoption from Foster Care

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Join us on Thursday, August 11th at 6:30 PM ET for a free information meeting specifically on older child adoption from foster care and our Project Wait No Longer Program.

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August Birth Parent Monthly Discussion Group

Support/Discussion Groups for Birth Parent

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 7:00pm

This Group is open to anyone who has placed a child for adoption or is considering making an adoption plan. The purpose of the group is to provide a place where birth parents can talk about their experiences, and share their feelings and thoughts with others who have made the same decision. The group is facilitated by a Barker staff social worker.

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August Adult Adoptee Monthly Discussion Group

Support/Discussion Groups for Adult Adoptee

Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:30pm

This discussion group is open to adoptees 18 years of age and older. The purpose of the group is to give adoptees an opportunity to discuss their feelings, concerns and questions about being adopted.

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August Virtual Pre-Adoption Group Training

Prospective Adoptive Parent Training for Prospective Parent International Adoption, Prospective Adoptive Parent Training for Prospective Parent Domestic Adoption

Saturday, August 20, 2022 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

The Pre-Adoption Group one-day training is required for all prospective adoptive parents in our Domestic Infant and International programs, and is designed to help you think about both the rewards and the challenges of adoption and the life-long adoption issues that are involved.

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September Birth Parent Monthly Discussion Group

Support/Discussion Groups for Birth Parent

Thursday, September 8, 2022 - 7:00pm

This Group is open to anyone who has placed a child for adoption or is considering making an adoption plan. The purpose of the group is to provide a place where birth parents can talk about their experiences, and share their feelings and thoughts with others who have made the same decision. The group is facilitated by a Barker staff social worker.

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