A nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening families created by adoption



November 2013 Calendar


November 1, Friday, Parents of Older and Challenging Children Support Group, Brain based parenting, 7 to 9 PM, United Cerebral Palsy Center, 700A River Rd., Wilmington DE. Contact Mary Jo Wolfe at 3025718784.

November 1, Friday, Teens and Tweens Group, 7 to 9 PM, United Cerebral Palsy Center. Parents attend Parent Group.

November 2, Saturday, LGBT Adoption Information Café, performance by Rainbow Chorale of Delaware, 10 AM-1 PM, Limestone Presbyterian Church, 3201 Limestone Rd. Wilmington. For more information, contact Gloria Hochman 2158750324 or ghochman@adopt.org.

November 16, Saturday, Delaware Adoption Information Fair, 11 to 2, Delaware State University, MLK Student Center, 2nd floor, Dover.

November 21, Thursday, Adoptive Families of Color with Information and Support Group, Potluck dinner and program by Jessica Sinarski, certified adoption therapist, 6 to 8 PM, Simpson United Methodist Church, Stanton DE. Contact Mary Lou Edgar at 302-764–1890.

November 22, Friday, Kent & Sussex County Adoptive Family Networking & Support Group, 6-8 PM, 3249 Midstate Rd., Felton DE. Education and support sponsored by A Better Chance for Our Children. For more information, contact Karen Wilson at 3027255008. ***

December 5, Thursday, Post Adoption Program: Reaching out to Law Enforcement: What to Expect and How to Respond, 6:30 to 8:30 PM, Kent/Sussex location, presented by Amy Kevis, Assistant Director/Law Enforcement Liaison, Delaware Community Mental Health and Addiction Services & sponsored by A Better Chance for Our Children. Child Care provided. For more information or to RSVP, call 3027255008.

December 6, Friday, Parents of Older and Challenging Children Support Group, Brain Based Parenting, 7 to 9 PM, United Cerebral Palsy Center, 700A River Rd., Wilmington DE. Contact Mary Jo Wolfe at 3025718784.

December 6, Friday, Teens and Tweens Group,7–9 PM, United Cerebral Palsy Center. Parents attend Parent Group.

December 20, Friday, Kent & Sussex County Adoptive Family Networking & Support Group, 6 to8 PM, 3249 Midstate Rd., Felton DE. Education and support sponsored by A Better Chance for Our Children. For more information, contact Karen Wilson at 3027255008.

2014


January 3, Friday, Parents of Older and Challenging Children Support Group, Brain Based Parenting, 7 to 9 PM, United Cerebral Palsy Center, 700A River Rd., Wilmington DE. Contact Mary Jo Wolfe at 3025718784.

January 3, Friday, Teens and Tweens Group,7 to 9 PM, United Cerebral Palsy Center. Parents attend Parent Group.

Janaury 16, Thursday, Post Adoption Program: Brain Based Parenting with Dr. Jonathan Baylin, 6:30-8:30 PM, Kent/Sussex location TBA, sponsored by A Better Chance for Our Children. Child Care provided. For more information or to RSVP for childcare, call 3027255008.
January 24, Friday, Kent & Sussex County Adoptive Family Networking & Support Group, 6 to 8 PM, 3249 Midstate Rd., Felton DE. Education and support sponsored by A Better Chance for Our Children. For more information, contact Karen Wilson at 302-725-5008.

AFIS provides the following services to Delaware adoptive families: support groups, social events, adoption library, workshops, and helpline. Membership is $15 and tax deductible. If you would like to become a member, call Mary Jo Wolfe, 302-571-8784.